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Get up-to-date on the definition of problem drinking and its associated harms worldwide. Statistics on alcohol use and abuse in the U.S. as well as internationally, and ideas for how we can prevent harm caused by alcohol use...based on the collaborative World Health Organization (WHO) Report on "Alcohol and Injuries", essential reading for anyone interested in harm reduction among drinkers.
Physical dependence on marijuana manifests as withdrawal symptoms upon cessation of use. What else characterizes this condition? And how is it different than addiction? We explore here.
What can you do when you have a parent who has a problem with alcohol? We review some practical tips for children of alcoholics here. And invite your comments and feedback at the end.
Self-sabotage is a frequent barrier to those seeking addiction treatment and comes in many forms. So what's the role of honest in addiction treatment? We explore here.
What can women in early gambling recovery do to improve their chances of long term success? Expert and ex-gambler Marilyn Lancelot reviews here.
The best way to withdraw from methadone is using tapering protocol under medical supervision. More on what to expect as you withdraw from methadone here.
There are specific ways to identify a buprenorphine addict. More on what to look for and the options for medical help during buprenorphine addiction treatment here.
Oxycodone stays in your system and can be detected in drug tests up to four (4) days after use. More on drug testing norms for oxycodone here.
Morphine withdrawal is a set of symptoms that manifests when you stop taking morphine and are physically dependent on it. More on what to expect during morphine withdrawal and what it feels like here.
Spice addiction is a real medical condition. Here, we review methods of treatment for Spice addiction and invite your questions about how to find help.
This can be YOUR YEAR. It can be the year that you finally surrender your addictions, worries, fears and regrets from the past. How to stop using drugs on your own here.