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Will you do anything for drugs?

Addiction leads people to actions they would previously have thought unimaginable. The Clarion-Ledger highlights two cases in which drug users turned to crime to feed their habit as an illustration of how drugs ruin lives. Robert Pace, a resident of… Continue Reading →

Author of “Unbroken Brain” Speaks out on Addiction

Author Maia Szalavitz says that 12-step programs and “Tough Love” may do more harm than good – and she should know what she’s talking about after having been a cocaine and heroin addict from the age of 17 until she… Continue Reading →

How Does Crack Abuse Damage Your Brain & Heart?

Crack is the most potent form of cocaine and is also considered as the most addictive. Its purity can range from 75% to 100%. Crack first emerged in the 1980s and is now considered as among the most addictive substances…. Continue Reading →

How Does Methadone Abuse Affect Your Body & Its Treatment Options?

Methadone is often prescribed by doctors as a long-term pain reliever for acute pain and as part of Methadone Maintenance Treatment or MMT. MMT is provided to people who are already suffering from addiction to one or other type of… Continue Reading →

What is the Impact of Methamphetamine Abuse on Your Body?

Methamphetamine, also known as Meth or Crystal Meth, is a highly addictive stimulant, which when abused leaves adverse effects on your body. This man-made drug doesn’t have much therapeutic use but it is widely abused. This guide sheds light on… Continue Reading →

How Does Ecstasy Abuse Cause Damage to Your Body?

Ecstasy, also known as MDMA, is an illegal drug and is banned in a number of countries. It is so addicting and problematic that it is not even prescribed for any conditions. When used it affects serotonin in your brain…. Continue Reading →

Why Ativan Abuse is So Serious & Needs Immediate Treatment?

Ativan, also known as lorazepam, is a benzodiazepine drug that is prescribed for managing a variety of anxiety disorders. However, it is never meant for long term use. Most doctors will prescribe it for not more than few weeks even… Continue Reading →

Effects of Alcohol Abuse on Your Organs & Health

Alcohol’s abuse is so prevalent that its effects are well known to most people. When you take alcohol continuously for a longtime, it will affect your body is so many ways. In fact, it will affect almost all your organs. … Continue Reading →

What are the Effects of Xanax Abuse On Your Health?

Xanax, widely available as alprazolam, is a commonly prescribed benzodiazepine medication. It is usually prescribed for sleep disorders and anxiety, but millions of people worldwide abuse this drug. There are ample reasons why Xanax Abuse is so prevalent. It produces… Continue Reading →

How Does Marijuana Abuse Affect Your Body?

Marijuana is the most widely used illegal substance among the youth. Marijuana Abuse can significantly increase both mental and physical health risks. THC is the active ingredient in it that gives you the ‘high’. Both THC and various compounds present… Continue Reading →

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