A fresh look into the responsibility that society plays in how people use drugs and, more importantly, how people find recovery. Ideas that get us to pause and think…more from addiction treatment clinician, Scott Novotny, here.
Crack detox symptoms start within a few hours after the last use, and can last for weeks and even months on end. What is crack detoxification like? Can you detox from crack cocaine safely? More, here.
An off-script Q&A about the biological reasons for drug use…and its treatment! An interview with Dr. Jim Tenney, Ph.D, the Clinical Director of Desert Hope, a premier addiction treatment center located in Las Vegas, NV.
The use of “study drugs” such as Adderall has been on the rise since 2009. This infographic shows the demographics and national trends of Adderall use in the population. Check it out to learn more.
Are you a regular user of ecstasy (MDMA)? Then, you may be at risk of developing an addictive need for the drug. More here on how ecstasy addiction is formed and how you can avoid it.
Hydrocodone can be habit forming and might trigger dependence if misused or abused. More on hydrocodone’s addictive potential and tips for safe use, here.
Does labeling objects and situations as “triggers” give them more power over you? It can be scary to live in a world where you are surrounded by relapse triggers. Good news: You may be able to beat them by viewing them differently. Learn more here.
Should you choose inpatient or outpatient treatment when dealing with amphetamine addiction? We review DO's and DONT's of inpatient and outpatient amphetamine rehabilitation to help you choose what is right for you.
Research shows that almost 9% of users become addicted to marijuana. So who needs help to address problems with marijuana use? Learn more in this infographic.
It is never recommended to stop taking buprenorphine abruptly or without a consultation with you doctor. Read more about the safe ways of quitting buprenorphine, here.
Looking for 2017 calendars for yourself or to give as a present to a loved one in addiction recovery? Check out this list of 5 ideas that can help provide the right amount of motivation and support to anyone in addiction recovery or working in the treatment industry!