Ambien withdrawal can provoke rebound insomnia and often leads to relapse. Learn how you can get off Ambien safely. Plus, info on how medical experts use slow tapering regimens to address symptoms.
Detox from Spice requires medical supervision, as effects can be unpredictable. More on the detox protocols here, with a section at the end for your questions.
Alcohol withdrawal can be dangerous. The best and safest option is to enroll in medical detox when you plan to go through alcohol withdrawal. Why? Details here.
Crystal meth withdrawal can be quite an agonizing process when done alone. Find out here what awaits you when you quit crystal meth and how to deal with withdrawal safely.
DO NOT ambush a loved one in an intervention. It will end with resentment. Instead, consider an explicit invitation. Here is how and why.
It takes from 60-90 days to change just one behavior. So, how can we process big changes in our recovery program? Tips from Dr. Louise Stanger here.
This article aims to inform you about how marijuana has changed over the past three decades…in strength, potency, and composition.
Tip #1 – Know The Landscape, Tip #2 - Educate Yourself, Tip #3 - Drink Water and Lots of It, Tip #4 - Know When to Relax and Refuel, Tip #5 - Bring a Friend and Stay Close. More on safe festival going fun.
With cannabis legalization, edibles have hit the market. Are there any possible risks or dangers involved? We review here.
We are in a “Golden Age” of addiction research. In recent history, our scientific understanding of how and why addiction occurs is growing in leaps and bounds. Lisa M. Najavits is adding to this knowledge base. In fact, she has developed a counseling prototype to help people facing traumatic events and substance abuse. We interview her in this exclusive Q&A. More here.
A practical guide on how to help a loved one who is dealing with painkiller addiction here.