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10 Signs Your Addicted Friend Needs an Intervention

10 Signs Your Addicted Friend Needs an Intervention

Chances are pretty good that, at any given moment, a loved one, friend or coworker is struggling with an addiction ...
Synthetic Marijuana is More Dangerous than the Real Stuff

Synthetic Marijuana is More Dangerous than the Real Stuff

Synthetic marijuana is commonly thought of as a cheaper version of natural cannabis. Unfortunately, it is a far ...
Court Ordered Rehab for Teens

Court Ordered Rehab for Teens

Mandatory addiction treatment is prescribed for teens with drug or substance use issues through a court. Early ...
Methadone Treatment for Drug Addiction

Methadone Treatment for Drug Addiction

Methadone is a drug used mainly to treat opiate addiction and offer pain relief by blocking receptors in the brain ...
Treating Nicotine Withdrawal

Treating Nicotine Withdrawal

Kicking the nicotine habit is possible when withdrawal and dependence are addressed properly. The body adjusts to ...
Family Communication Issues During Recovery

Family Communication Issues During Recovery

Family dynamics can be challenging during recovery from drugs or alcohol. Navigating the myriad emotions of loved ...
Quitting Meth Cold Turkey

Quitting Meth Cold Turkey

Methamphetamines affect the whole body, physically and mentally. While it is possible to quit meth cold turkey ...
Raised by an Addict: Letting Go of the Pain

Raised by an Addict: Letting Go of the Pain

Being a family member of a person with addiction to drugs or alcohol can feel overwhelming as an adult. The ...
How Alcohol is Abused?

How Alcohol is Abused?

Over time, alcohol abuse can have negative consequences for the person with the addiction and loved ones who ...

How Long Does a Heroin High Last?

The body experiences a ‘high’ from heroin which usually lasts a few hours. A peak is experienced approximately 2 ...
Dangers of Crack Cocaine Overdose

Dangers of Crack Cocaine Overdose

Crack cocaine is made of cocaine hydrochloride processed with ammonia or baking soda and water into a ‘freebase’ ...
Tranquilizer Addiction and Treatment

Tranquilizer Addiction and Treatment

Tranquilizers are taken by most people for panic disorders and anxiety. Valium or Xanax are usually the drugs ...
10 Signs Your Addicted Friend Needs an Intervention

10 Signs Your Addicted Friend Needs an Intervention

Chances are pretty good that, at any given moment, a loved one, friend or coworker is struggling with an addiction ...
Synthetic Marijuana is More Dangerous than the Real Stuff

Synthetic Marijuana is More Dangerous than the Real Stuff

Synthetic marijuana is commonly thought of as a cheaper version of natural cannabis. Unfortunately, it is a far ...
Court Ordered Rehab for Teens

Court Ordered Rehab for Teens

Mandatory addiction treatment is prescribed for teens with drug or substance use issues through a court. Early ...
Methadone Treatment for Drug Addiction

Methadone Treatment for Drug Addiction

Methadone is a drug used mainly to treat opiate addiction and offer pain relief by blocking receptors in the brain ...
Treating Nicotine Withdrawal

Treating Nicotine Withdrawal

Kicking the nicotine habit is possible when withdrawal and dependence are addressed properly. The body adjusts to ...
Family Communication Issues During Recovery

Family Communication Issues During Recovery

Family dynamics can be challenging during recovery from drugs or alcohol. Navigating the myriad emotions of loved ...
Quitting Meth Cold Turkey

Quitting Meth Cold Turkey

Methamphetamines affect the whole body, physically and mentally. While it is possible to quit meth cold turkey ...
Raised by an Addict: Letting Go of the Pain

Raised by an Addict: Letting Go of the Pain

Being a family member of a person with addiction to drugs or alcohol can feel overwhelming as an adult. The ...
How Alcohol is Abused?

How Alcohol is Abused?

Over time, alcohol abuse can have negative consequences for the person with the addiction and loved ones who ...

How Long Does a Heroin High Last?

The body experiences a ‘high’ from heroin which usually lasts a few hours. A peak is experienced approximately 2 ...
Dangers of Crack Cocaine Overdose

Dangers of Crack Cocaine Overdose

Crack cocaine is made of cocaine hydrochloride processed with ammonia or baking soda and water into a ‘freebase’ ...
Tranquilizer Addiction and Treatment

Tranquilizer Addiction and Treatment

Tranquilizers are taken by most people for panic disorders and anxiety. Valium or Xanax are usually the drugs ...