Correctional Officers at Risk: The link between Stress, Trauma and AddictionMay 23rd, 2017
Ecstasy can seriously affect human sexuality and/or reproduction. More on the effects of ecstasy on men, women, and children (including those in vitro) here.
The best way to stop using crack is with medical supervision, so that you can receive the psycho-emotional support that you need. More on how to stop using and avoiding relapse here.
NO. Acamprosate is not addictive. In fact, this medication has no known addiction potential. We review the properties of acamprosate (and how it affects the brain) here.
A film that all parents and teenagers can benefit from watching. A positive and encouraging story that can give everyone a little extra hope when it comes to teens, substance abuse, and healing.
How can you align yourself for continued progress in recovery from addiction? Ideas and practices to help you stay on track in addiction recovery here.
Intensive outpatient rehab for addiction is both effective AND less costly than inpatient rehab. Daily, you pay under $200 out-of-pocket compared to $700+ for inpatient. More on the cost effectiveness of intensive outpatient treatments here.
A guide to how to stop gambling with alternatives and best practices.
What are the effects of Adderall on sexuality? Main effects include decreased libido, troubles with conception, and erectile disorder. Check out this graphic for more quick facts.
Tolerance to and dependence on methadone can develop with chronic or indefinite use. What are some of the other dangers of long term methadone use? We review here.
Buprenorphine, a main ingredient in Bunavail, can be detected for up to two weeks at typical doses. However, the detection timeline can vary considerably depending on the dosage and individual metabolism. More here on Bunavail's elimination from the body here.
Irritability, sleep problems, and low energy can be signals of clinical depression. So, if you're in addiction recovery...how are these two conditions related? How are they treated? We review ways you can cope with addiction and depression here.