Saturday November 22nd 2014

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Is cocaine a narcotic?

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.

Adverse effects of heroin (INFOGRAPHIC)

Heroin can seriously affect your general health, behavior and relationships. Find out more about the adverse effects of heroin in this infographic here. Then, support us by SHARING or PRINTING out the poster for use in your school or medical practice.

Physical addiction to Valium

Signs of physical addiction to (dependence on) Valium include constant drowsiness, fatigue, and ataxia. What other signs should you look for…and how is addiction to Valium treated? A concise review here.

Signs and symptoms of marijuana addiction

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?

Trust and addiction recovery

Becoming vulnerable is an important aspect of addiction treatment. How do you begin to be honest with yourself? Tips here.

Finding people in addiction recovery: INTERVIEW with Sober Grid

Can you imagine having a community where sober people meet? There is an APP for that! More here on finding people in the program… almost immediately.

My husband is alcoholic! A book that can help…

If you think that your husband has a drinking problem, you are not alone. This book can help you face your demons. Learn more here.

Adverse effects of ecstasy on the brain (INFOGRAPHIC)

Ecstasy can have long term effects on the brain. Check this out! We present them for you visually to show exactly HOW SERIOUS these side effects can be. Then, we invite you to share your thoughts in the comments section at the end.

Nutrition assisted detox: INTERVIEW with Sovereign Health

What is nutrition assisted detox (NAD)? We talk with the innovative healthcare organization who offer this service about the benefits, risks, and cost of NAD here.

Long term effects of heroin on the brain (INFOGRAPHIC)

Heroin causes specific long term effects on the brain. A visual guide here. Check out! If you like the GRAPHIC, support us: PRINT, LIKE, OR SHARE it with your networks.

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