When you snort Percoet, you speed onset of oxycodone in the brain. Is snorting Percocet bad for you? We review here.
Families can help addicts by learning how to communicate better, setting boundaries, understanding the addict, planning an intervention, or seeking professional help. More tips for families of addicts here.
Can you detox from Xanax at home? Maybe. Should you? NO. Learn why medically managed detox for Xanax is critical here.
Are you addicted to narcotics and want to feel normal again? Scientific tips from a former narcotic addict here.
The best way to withdraw from heroin is under medical monitoring to ensure overall health, manage withdrawal symptoms and make sure that there are no complications during withdrawal. More suggestions on how to withdraw from heroin here.
Withdrawing from Vicodin feels very much like the flu with chills, sweats, aches and pains. More on what is Vicodin withdrawal and treatments that help here.
Some say yes. Some say no. But alcoholism definitely affects your health of body and mind. More on alcoholism as a disease here.
How can we treat addiction as a spiritual disease? By shifting our focus. More on the spiritual side of addiction here.
Family therapy for alcoholism addresses the group dynamics that can contribute to problem drinking. More here on what you can expect during family therapy for alcohol abuse.
Should you stop taking Vicodin cold turkey or consider a tapering schedule? Risks include negative psychological and physical responses. More on how to avoid cold turkey Vicodin withdrawal here.
Once you stop taking hydrocodone after regular use, a period of withdrawal will occur. Why? Because the brain compensates for opiate effects and suddenly speeds up when hydrocodone is no longer present. More on how hydrocodone affects on the central nervous system and body here.