Ritalin is a strong stimulant and may lead to physical dependence after regular daily use for period of time. How and why? We review here.
Does sex addiction fit into the disease model? Yes. An honest look into the question from practitioners, Dr. Douglas Weisee, Ph.D. More on how you can recognize and address sex addiction here.
OxyContin is used to treat moderate to severe pain. However, OxyContin is a habit-forming medication that might lead to physical dependence or addiction. Read more on OxyContin use here.
What types of interventions currently exist for drug and alcohol problems? A look into the theories and models used today…with a section for your questions at the end.
A detailed VISUAL GUIDE to oxycodone withdrawal symtoms.
Are you dealing with amphetamine addiction? Find out what can you expect while in amphetamine rehab. More here on stages of treatment for addiction to speed.
From the time the turkey is plated to the New Year’s ball drop at Times Square, here are some practical tips to avoid getting swept up in the holiday whirlwind.
Vicodin is one of the most prescribed painkillers in the U.S. What’s more, Vicodin's potential for abuse can lead to many health risks. Find more information on Vicodin abuse here.
A look at how stress can cause us to turn to substances in order to cope. Plus, a section about what you can do about it! More on the relationship between stress and addiction here.
What happens in the days and weeks after you quit methadone? Find out here. A visual guide of methadone withdrawal symptoms and the TIME OF THEIR APPEARANCE.
A great starting point in planning an intervention for someone you care about. Actionable steps you can take TODAY.