Opiates are derived from the dried “milk” of the opium poppy. Why do people use opiates and what are their effects? A basic intro to the drug class of opiates and opioids here.
Yes, heroin can be detected on drug tests. Learn about heroin drug testing, types of tests, detection times, and how heroin test results are verified. More here.
Do you feel ready to get help for heroin dependence? Detoxification is just step one in heroin addiction treatment. However, detox is a crucial point of the journey towards addiction recovery. Here, we review the methods and protocols of heroin detoxification. Then, we invite your questions and comments at the end. Heroin detox methods A […]
Learn how meth can affect every part of the human body and the consequences of meth abuse on your health. More here.
A look at the most dangerous synthetic drugs used by kids in America from insider, former DEA agent, Warren Rivera. More on the risks and how parents can help prevent synthetic drug abuse here.
Addiction leaves many relationships broken, so what can you do? Discover the DO’s and DONT’s that will help you mend and improve your relationship with a recovering addict after rehab is over.
Alcohol and marijuana use is prevalent among college students. How can you address it from home and before your child goes off to college? More here.
Is the “no intimate relationships during the first year of sobriety” suggestion important to follow? Here, we explain why dating and starting new relationships in early recovery is not recommended.
People levels of cocaine in the blood depend on mode of adminsitration, drug concentration, and amount. More here on peak levels of cocaine in the blood and its effects.
Agitation, anxiety and insomnia are only few symptoms of marijuana withdrawal. What are the others? And, what is marijuana withdrawal? We review here.