What are the systemic effects of cocaine on your body and mind? We explore in-depth here.
Yes! Addiction is more than the substances someone uses. It’s a disease centered in our thinking and our actions. More on why pot smokers can benefit from rehab here.
Can or should you stop using meth cold turkey? No, stopping methamphetamine without any help or formal treatment plan IS NOT ADVISED. More here.
In the U.S., cocaine is legally a narcotic. Medically, it is not. More on the classification of cocaine under the Controlled Substances Act here.
Do you suspect that someone you know is addicted to marijuana? Do you perhaps think that you are becoming an addict yourself? How can you know for sure?
Becoming vulnerable is an important aspect of addiction treatment. How do you begin to be honest with yourself? Tips here.
Why do people continue smoking when they know that health consequences can only go downhill? 1. Nicotine addiction 2. Acceptance of subconscious messages 3. Internal justifications We review more here.
The NUMBER ONE key to preventing relapse is honesty. More on what family members and addicts themselves can do to prevent relapse here.
Starting over after relapse does not need to be full of guilt or shame. Some practical tips of getting started again in recovery…ACT NOW!
Is your “help” the kind of help he needs? More here on how to live with a husband AND drug addiction (from someone who’s been there).