Why do people start using alcohol or drugs? How can you help an addict quit?January 12th, 2017 1
An infographic comparing the personal and societal costs of cocaine use vs. treatment for addiction. Is treatment cost effective? We show you here.
Valium discontinuation is expected to be accompanied by withdrawal symptoms which can be more or less severe, depending on the dose, frequency of use, and duration of Valium therapy. How can Valium withdrawal symoptoms be managed safely? Read, here.
Crack detox symptoms start within a few hours after the last use, and can last for weeks and even months on end. What is crack detoxification like? Can you detox from crack cocaine safely? More, here.
It is possible to become physically addicted to tramadol when you take it for a period longer than a month? Here we cover more on the available treatment options for physical addiction to tramadol.
The use of “study drugs” such as Adderall has been on the rise since 2009. This infographic shows the demographics and national trends of Adderall use in the population. Check it out to learn more.
Are you a regular user of ecstasy (MDMA)? Then, you may be at risk of developing an addictive need for the drug. More here on how ecstasy addiction is formed and how you can avoid it.
Does labeling objects and situations as “triggers” give them more power over you? It can be scary to live in a world where you are surrounded by relapse triggers. Good news: You may be able to beat them by viewing them differently. Learn more here.
Should you choose inpatient or outpatient treatment when dealing with amphetamine addiction? We review DO's and DONT's of inpatient and outpatient amphetamine rehabilitation to help you choose what is right for you.
Research shows that almost 9% of users become addicted to marijuana. So who needs help to address problems with marijuana use? Learn more in this infographic.
It is never recommended to stop taking buprenorphine abruptly or without a consultation with you doctor. Read more about the safe ways of quitting buprenorphine, here.
Ultram can be habit forming and may cause addiction if it is abused or used incorrectly. Find out how to recognize Ultram addiction here.
Looking for 2017 calendars for yourself or to give as a present to a loved one in addiction recovery? Check out this list of 5 ideas that can help provide the right amount of motivation and support to anyone in addiction recovery or working in the treatment industry!