The best way to stop using crack is with medical supervision, so that you can receive the psycho-emotional support that you need. More on how to stop using and avoiding relapse here.
A brief review for those looking to identify signs of a codependent marriage here.
Five (5) principles to follow as you prepare to talk with your family about your addiction recovery. With a section for your questions at the end.
A drug craving is somewhat similar to a deep yearning. But the craving for an addictive substance such as heroin, is sharper, stronger and much more intense. 5 tips for coping with a craving for heroin here.
A description of how Spice is packaged, and difficulties in estimating overdose amounts. Plus, more on the signs of Spice overdose and their treatment here.
People take ecstasy mainly to connect with others. How does it work in the brain and when do patterns of use start historically? A brief review here.
Meth withdrawal is not pleasant process, but it can be helped. Read the details on what to expect while withdrawing from meth and how you can help ease symptoms, here.
Why is taking care of yourself so important to addiction recovery? We review the planning stages of relapse and how you can avoid it through self-care here.
How does ecstasy affect the brain, body, and organs? A brief review of the effects of ecstasy on the body system here.
Cocaine interferes with the activity of the neurotransmitter, dopamine. It acts upon a part of the brain called the ventral tegmental area (VTA). More here on the chemistry behind the cocaine high.