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Category: Addiction

Elderly Substance Abuse

September 15, 2023
A significant and alarming trend is emerging, and researchers are beginning to identify the contributing factors to a rise in elderly substance abuse. Treatm…

Boofing Drugs and Why it is Dangerous

September 15, 2023
One of the signs of drug addiction is a raging desire to get high as quickly as possible. This is why it’s wise to visit a drug rehab center or seek the help…

How To Get A Loved One Into Rehab

September 8, 2023
When the signs and symptoms of a substance use disorder appear in a loved one, it’s challenging to absorb reality and figure out what to do next. The situati…

The Dangers Of Mixing Klonopin And Alcohol

September 1, 2023
Mixing Klonopin and alcohol can be extremely dangerous due to their mutually enhancing effects. Both substances are central nervous system depressants. Thus,…

Why Are Amphetamines So Dangerous?

September 1, 2023
Amphetamines are dangerous because they are highly addictive. Typically, doctors prescribe amphetamines to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder and…

What’s The Difference Between Opiates and Opioids?

July 21, 2023
Both narcotic medications, opiates, and opioids are commonly known interchangeably. However, the difference between opiates and opioids is that both are cont…

Social Anxiety and Addiction

July 7, 2023
The link between social anxiety and addiction is the need for a coping mechanism for support and confidence in social situations. According to the Anxiety an…

What Do I Do If My Loved One Has Relapsed?

June 9, 2023
If your loved one relapsed, it’s not the end of their recovery and sobriety, so don’t lose hope. Notwithstanding, relapse is a distinct possibility, especial…

Understanding the Three Types of Benzodiazepines

June 2, 2023
There are three types of benzodiazepines to be aware of when prescribed these central nervous system depressant drugs. First, benzos are primarily prescribed…

What Happens During Prescription Drug Detox?

May 19, 2023
Prescription drug detox can be on the mind of those addicted to prescription drugs daily. Facing an ebb and flow of the drug’s effects and being almost sober…

What Are the Effects of Polydrug Abuse?

May 12, 2023
The effects of polydrug abuse depend upon the mixed substances, but why people use more than one drug simultaneously is an excellent question. First, recreat…

Signs Someone Needs Alcohol Detox

May 5, 2023
Digging in to understand the signs someone needs alcohol detox reveals the alarming statistics that in 2014, about 16.3 million adults in the United States e…
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