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The Risk of Combining Stimulants and Opioids

April 5, 2024
Combining stimulants and opioids can be extremely dangerous, leading to severe impacts on an individual’s health and wellness. These drugs, on their own, have very different effects. Oftentimes, people use them in conjunction with one an…

Signs and Effects of a Gambling Addiction

March 15, 2024
Drugs and alcohol affect the brain’s reward system, fueling addiction, and gambling addiction is thought to affect the brain similarly. Addiction can wreak havoc on the life of the individual who is struggling, resulting in long-lasting …

Sublocade

March 1, 2024
Addiction is a major struggle that thousands of people face daily, and Sublocade is just another substance that can lead to severe impacts on everyday life. While there is a medical purpose for this substance, it still carries the risk o…

Why is Morphine Dangerous?

February 16, 2024
Painkillers are one of the most widely abused substances out there, and morphine is one of the most commonly abused ones on the market. The morphine dangers can far outweigh their benefits, and individuals who struggle with this substanc…

How Long Does it Take to Detox From Fentanyl?

February 2, 2024
The question, “How long does it take to detox from fentanyl?” can be complex. Everyone’s body heals differently, so there is no real clear-cut answer as to how long someone will experience withdrawal symptoms, and to what deg…

Paying for Rehab

December 15, 2023
Navigating the journey to recovery often brings up a critical concern: paying for rehab. It’s a common stumbling block for many who are ready to start healing from addiction. Often, the perception that rehab is financially out of r…

The Relationship Between BPD and Addiction

December 1, 2023
Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) is commonly diagnosed as a co-occurring disorder in those struggling with addiction. BPD and addiction can be linked by this fact. BPD on its own is a difficult diagnosis. However, when addiction is …

Food Addiction: Signs, Causes, and Treatment

November 17, 2023
Food is an essential part of life. It is necessary for survival, yet many people struggle when it comes to their relationship with food. Food addiction can have a life-altering impact on health and overall well-being, just as alcohol doe…

Heroin Versus Fentanyl: Dangers and Effects

November 3, 2023
The use of opioids, particularly heroin and fentanyl, is an issue across the country. But what is the difference between heroin versus fentanyl? This is a valid question that many people ask. Understanding the differences, as well as the…

What’s the Difference Between Meth and Crystal Meth?

October 20, 2023
Many people wonder, “What’s the difference between meth and crystal meth?” These substances are often used interchangeably when speaking about them. However, they are not the same thing. Both are highly addictive substances and equally d…

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