Medical Marijuana? You Can Still Be Fired

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There was a story out of Colorado today which illustrates some of the asinine rules concerning medical marijuana.  Although both medical and recreational use of marijuana is legal in the state, an employer can still terminate your employment based on testing positive on a drug test. Unfortunately many employers haven’t caught up with the times. … Read more Medical Marijuana? You Can Still Be Fired

Shaving Your Head to Pass a Hair Follicle Drug Test? Think Again

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Shaving your head to pass a hair follicle drug test is probably the biggest myth about the hair follicle drug test going around on the internet.  I’ve seen it offered, seriously, as advice hundreds, if not thousands, of times.  On message boards, on Yahoo Answers, and blogs all have people recommending that the ONLY way … Read more Shaving Your Head to Pass a Hair Follicle Drug Test? Think Again

Is One Drug Test Lab Tougher to Beat Than Another?

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Drug test labs conjure up all sorts of fear in people.  And when people are afraid they tend to create their own unreasonable fears on top of any logical reasons to be afraid. For instance, Psychemedics is one of the most feared drug test labs out there.  If you cruise around the internet there are plenty … Read more Is One Drug Test Lab Tougher to Beat Than Another?

4 Little-Known Factors That Could Help You Pass a Hair Drug Test

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Many people assume that whether you fail or you pass a hair drug test that there is not much they can do to influence the outcome. In reality, there are steps you can take that can impact whether you pass a hair drug test which I’ll outline below. 1. Quitting Using Drugs Will Help You … Read more 4 Little-Known Factors That Could Help You Pass a Hair Drug Test

5 Steps You Must Take Immediately to Pass a Hair Drug Test

5 Steps You Must Take Immediately to Pass a Hair Drug Test

Maybe you’re applying for a new job or for some other reason you’ve found out that you need to pass a hair drug test. Now what? First off, and this should go without saying, don’t freak out. Freaking out has not helped even a single person pass a hair drug test. Instead of freaking out, … Read more 5 Steps You Must Take Immediately to Pass a Hair Drug Test

Can You Pass a Hair Follicle Drug Test by Bleaching Your Hair?

One of the most frequently asked questions I get asked is “Can you pass a hair follicle drug test by bleaching your hair?” Actually, this is probably the only way you can pass a hair follicle drug test but it’s not as simple as going to the hair salon and asking them to give you … Read more Can You Pass a Hair Follicle Drug Test by Bleaching Your Hair?

Why Hair Drug Test Shampoos Don’t Work

If you’ve done any amount of research into passing a hair follicle drug test, you’ve undoubtedly come across tons of ads and websites claiming you can eliminate drugs from your hair via shampoos. Unfortunately, much of the information about hair drug test shampoos is either out of date or misleading so I wanted to clear … Read more Why Hair Drug Test Shampoos Don’t Work