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2 What happens when you snort cocaine?

What happens when you snort cocaine?

August 30th, 2016

Snorting cocaine causes a euphoric rush to the head and can lead to addiction. But what are the exact dangers of abusing cocaine by insufflating it? Read more about the effects of snorted cocaine here.

Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs (PDMPs): How do you identify at-risk patients?

Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs (PDMPs): How do you identify at-risk patients?

August 29th, 2016

What can Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs (PDMPs) do to protect patients’ susceptible to prescription opioid abuse? More here.

Marijuana addiction treatment

Marijuana addiction treatment

August 27th, 2016

Marijuana is maybe the most popular drug, and it's introduced to a lot of people at an early age. But, is marijuana addictive? And, are there any help for marijuana addiction? Find the answers here.

Cost of cocaine addiction (INFOGRAPHIC)

Cost of cocaine addiction (INFOGRAPHIC)

August 26th, 2016

A $100 daily cocaine habit can end up costing you 36.5K in a year. Wondering about the real costs to your wallet and our society? Explore this infographic and learn more.

2 When does heroin kick in?

When does heroin kick in?

August 25th, 2016

The time it takes for heroin to kick in depends on the way it is taken. Heroin effects are usually felt within seconds after you take it. Find out more about heroin metabolism here.

Is a woman's addiction so different? Treating women with substance use disorders (BOOK REVIEW)

Is a woman's addiction so different? Treating women with substance use disorders (BOOK REVIEW)

August 24th, 2016

Are you a therapist looking for a practical workbook to help you when working with groups of women? Check out this manual of evidence-based strategies for treating women with substance use disorders. More on why we like it here.

7 Why is Harm Reduction important?

Why is Harm Reduction important?

August 22nd, 2016

The stigma on sharing needles or using naloxone can cause unnecessary overdoses. More on what Harm Reduction is and why it’s so important here.

Teenage and adolescent sleeping problems: The connection to addiction

Teenage and adolescent sleeping problems: The connection to addiction

August 21st, 2016

Sleeping problems can feed addiction… or be caused by substance abuse. More here on the connection between sleep and addiction. Plus, tips for parents on educating yourself and your teen on best sleep practices.

4 Long term effects of smoking marijuana on sex and pregnancy (INFOGRAPHIC)

Long term effects of smoking marijuana on sex and pregnancy (INFOGRAPHIC)

August 19th, 2016

Can marijuana cause fertility problems? Find our how smoking weed is related to sexuality, conception, and pregnancy here. An INFOGRAPHIC to like, share, or use in your school or office.

Parents, rejoice! A new nicotine “eating" anti-smoking drug is in the works

Parents, rejoice! A new nicotine “eating" anti-smoking drug is in the works

August 18th, 2016

Is your teenage daughter or son experimenting with cigarettes? Scientists are researching a new nicotine-eating enzyme and say it can be used for smoking prevention and cessation.

Dissolving stress with Open Focus when diagnosed with addiction

Dissolving stress with Open Focus when diagnosed with addiction

August 16th, 2016

A look into the dangers of stress, what it is, and how YOU can cope with chronic, harmful stress in addiction recovery. More on dissolving stress here.

Hydrocodone detox

Hydrocodone detox

August 28th, 2016

Hydrocodone detox is a set of interventions used to manage acute intoxication and withdrawal symptoms from hydrocodone. The process can be difficult and uncomfortable hard, but it worth doing. Find out more information about hydrocodone detox protocol, considerations, and methods here.

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What if a drug addict relapses during treatment?

August 23rd, 2016

In this article, Dr. Walton will discuss strategies that minimize risk of relapse during the treatment process. More tips for practitioners here.

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Dealing with depression after getting sober

Dealing with depression after getting sober

August 20th, 2016

Looking a way to face reality, people in addiction recovery may find themselves feeling depressed. Here, we review some some ways to cope with depression:

1Emotional abuse and spousal relationships

Emotional abuse and spousal relationships

August 17th, 2016

Emotional abuse is a pattern of behavior that involves words, actions, or inactions that eat away a person’s sense of self. Your childhood emotional abuse and trauma affect your adult relationships. Learn just how abuse manifests here.

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