What is the face of cocaine users in the U.S.? Discover the number of male and female cocaine abusers, their average age at first use, how many snort or inject the drug, and many more cocaine use statistics. Check out this infographic to learn more.
What are the physical, emotional and social challenges in the treatment of opioid dependence? Clare Waismann explains major issues in treating the growing population in this article. Plus, she addresses what factor effective treatments for opioid dependence need to address. More insight here.
Four (4) ways to manage disappointment and move into acceptance. Good for your recovery! Good for your soul!
In this article, Dr. Walton discusses the role families play in the maintenance and treatment of addiction. Yes, our family systems can PERPETUATE addiction! More information here.
Long-term use or illicit abuse of oxycodone can impact your psychological and physiological well-being. Some negative effects include dependency, feeling high, occurrence or worsening of anxiety and/or depression. Learn about the unwanted consequences of Oxy in our detailed infographic, here.
Alcohol, or ethanol is a clear colorless liquid with psychoactive effects. Read about the chemical composition of alcohol, how long term and chronic drinking can affect the body, and what you should do in case of alcohol OD.
Crystal meth, short for crystal methamphetamine, is a powerful, widely spread, street drug. Learn the basic facts about meth abuse, side effects and addiction, here.
A look at the main dangers of the most popular drugs of our time: heroin, meth, legal highs, and …more!
Why do people drink to excess in the UK? And what can be done about it? A look at the underlying reasons for problem drinking here. What are alcohol related problems?
Percocet has a high habit-forming potential for anyone who uses it continuously over the long therm, or abuses it illegally. Explore the effects of Percocet addiction, here.
When you've tried to help your teen tackle a serious addiction problem and nothing ever worked...should you try a therapeutic boarding school? Find out more in this article.