Archive for April, 2012
Is alcoholism a mental illness or symptom of one?
Is alcoholism a symptom of mental illness, depression or underlying imbalances in the brain? Yes, possibly. We explore here.
Mixing Adderall with alcohol
Adderall can make you feel more alert when you are drinking. But the effects of mixing Adderall and alcohol can include masking alcohol intoxication, which can lead to alcohol poisoning and alcohol related accidents. More here mixing Adderall with alcohol.
How long does Wellbutrin stay in your system?
Wellbutrin has a very long half-life and can stay in your system for days or even weeks. More on Wellbutrin metabolism and detection windows here,
Buddhist approach to addiction
The Buddhist approach to addiction is about mindfulness. Learn what mindfulness is and how you can increase mindful moments in addiction recovery here.
How much Ambien is too much?
Too much Ambien can cause overdose, but it’s relatively difficult to reach fatal levels of Ambien in the system. More on Ambien overdose and safe dosing here.
Is Tramadol addictive?
YES. Tramadol is addictive, even when Tramadol is prescribed by a doctor. We review what Tramadol is made of, and how you get addicted to Tramadol here.
Hydrocodone overdose: How much amount of hydrocodone to OD?
Hydrocodone overdose amount can occur in doses 90 mg or larger. More on how much amount of hydrocodone is safe for you and hydrocodone overdose here.
Enabling behaviors and addiction
Signs of enabling behaviors include lost sleep, financial problems and fantasizing. More on how enabling behaviors and addiction are related here (plus, how you can stop enabling!).
In A.A., they say to wait at least a year before entering into a relationship. But can A.A. relationships help your recovery, too?
Is snorting OxyContin safe? Can you snort OxyContin effectively or should you take OxyContin orally? More on risks and dangers of snorting OxyContin here.