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What is a Drug Called Roxy?

April 7th, 2021

The drug called Roxy is the street name for the drug oxycodone and derived from the brand name medication Roxicodone.

How Addiction Recovery Helps You Save Money

March 26th, 2021

With addiction, there is almost always a ripple effect of financial repercussions into the lives of those struggling.

What Organs Does Alcohol Abuse Damage?

March 24th, 2021

If the physical harm that alcohol abuse does to your organs is enough to help you decide you should put down the bottle, get sober now.

Does Suboxone Make You Sleepy?

March 22nd, 2021

Before taking Suboxone, you will want to take the time to look into potential side effects - which might include excessive drowsiness.

Can You Overdose on Caffeine Pills?

March 19th, 2021

Anyone who has used caffeine regularly and had to stop can tell you that the pain of caffeine withdrawal is real, and overdose is possible.

Does Crack Cocaine Affect the Lungs?

March 3rd, 2021

Research has found that prolonged crack cocaine abuse creates issues with lung health (known as ‘crackling) along with affecting the heart.

Why is Meth a Popular Drug in the South?

February 27th, 2021

Meth can be found all over the country but it is highly popular in the southern region of the United States. Why is that the case?

Benefits of Nar-Anon Twelve-Step Meetings

February 25th, 2021

If you or a loved one have an addiction to narcotics and are looking for help. Nar-Anon twelve-step meetings have many benefits to going.

Was Cocaine Once a Legal Prescription Drug?

February 21st, 2021

For a long time, cocaine was a legally distributed drug and an active ingredient in several products at the turn of the 20th century.

How Does Ritalin Work in the Brain?

February 17th, 2021

Ritalin is like other central nervous system stimulants that affect the brain, the drug may be habit-forming and lead to dependence.

Which Type of Alcohol is the Most Dangerous?

February 14th, 2021

Even though drinking is never safe for an individual who has addiction struggles, there are some very dangerous types of alcohol out there.

Why Are So Many People Not Ready to Stop Using Drugs?

February 10th, 2021

Drugs can be addictive and your body and mind will become dependent on them. This is why so many people are not ready to stop using them.

What Do Barbiturates Feel Like?

February 5th, 2021

Barbiturates are habit-forming for several reasons - partially because of the "high" or calm and relaxed state they produce.

Benefits of An Alcohol-Free Lifestyle

February 1st, 2021

Once you've become sober and stayed sober for a while, an alcohol-free lifestyle makes life worth living and creates genuine happiness.

12-Step Integration During Treatment

January 23rd, 2021

Reputable treatment centers incorporate 12-step integration because a personal program of recovery after rehab is crucial for maintaining sobriety.

Why Do Some People Crave Drugs?

January 20th, 2021

The initial decision to take drugs is voluntary, but repeated drug use can lead to changes in brain chemistry and the reward system.

Why Do Opiates Make You Itchy?

January 16th, 2021

What is in opiates that makes the skin itch severely, and what can be done to prevent this side effect from occurring?

Do Opiates Make You Sleepy?

January 13th, 2021

Opiates make you drowsy and when intoxicated you often nod off for a bit, but do opiates truly make you sleepy, and is this dangerous?

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