You can expect symptoms of extreme fatigue, depression, and restlessness during the acute phases of cocaine detox. How long do they last and how can these symptoms be treated? We review here.
Depression and anxiety are two common mental health disorders experienced by those close to an active addict, especially if the addicted person is denying their problem. What can you do when in such situation? Learn here.
Why do we self-medicate with medicines like morphine? And how can we move beyond this coping mechanism? Explore more here.
Drug addictions can begin in public and private schools from middle school onward. So, how are schools addressing the problem? Stats on drug use and how suggestions for how parents can prevent drug use in teens here.
Three (3) tips to help get you through self-doubt when leaving an addict...and why you'll be better off in the long run.
Do you have a friend or family member with a possible addiction problem? Are you wondering what to do to help? In this interview with expert, Steve Danzig LCSW, LADC, CCS, BRI-I, we reveal techniques on how to get beyond their denial. More here.
More here on what you should expect, be aware of, and understand about addiction recovery. Then, a section for your questions at the end.
Ecstasy can pull us out of the present and propel us into a fantasy world where everyone is happy and connected. But what can you do when the drug no longer works? Three (3) practical suggestions for coming back to reality in relationships here.
How can you teach your teen the difference between therapeutic use of RX drugs and problem drug use? By learning the distinction yourself. A practical guide here.
Smoking tobacco and nicotine addiction have a list of side effects on the human body. Here, we review the alternatives that smoking e-cigars or "vaping" offers.