Most drug users don’t start injecting drugs. However, those seeking to get a quick high can eventually progress to intravenous drugs. Unlike other types of addictions, this one leaves physical signs behind that are visible for anyone to see. Here’s you need to know about track marks and what they can tell you about someone’s
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It’s undoubtedly challenging to live a sober life, and just as hard to maintain for any considerable length. There are a few keys to success, and one of them is undoubtedly changing your environment.
Addiction and other struggles with mental health are a problem for many; however, due to societal stigmas, few reach out for support. Find out what you can do to prevent these stigmas and raise awareness of mental health and the support available.
Electronic Cigarettes, or e-cigarettes for short, are the newest fad to come out in the smoking cessation community. Vaporizer, or vape for short, is also a means of electronic smoking and come in more customizable makeups. Sales have grown tremendously over the years, with many concerns surrounding the long-term effects and risk of attracting younger individuals who are not legally able to purchase cigarettes.
How do those seeking recovery from addiction find balance coping with isolation, recovery from addiction, and staying safe in the time of coronavirus?
The risks of pregnancy and addiction aren’t limited to just opiates and the impacts of babies born addicted. Using drugs or alcohol during pregnancy can have long-term consequences for mothers, babies, and society. Learn more about risks, prevention and treatment options.
What if we knew exactly how much we could drink on a daily, weekly, and monthly basis to avoid experiencing withdrawal symptoms or even a hangover?
Addiction lawsuits are a tangled web of blame, criminal charges, large cash settlements, and career losses. But at the heart of this are families seeking some form of justice for their lost loved ones.
Many addicts and alcoholics- and their family members- are familiar with the combination of codependency and addiction. Learn how to deal with codependency and how to tackle it for good.
Eating disorder recovery is lifesaving. In fact, of all mental illnesses, eating disorders have the highest rate of fatality. For addicts and alcoholics who also suffer from an eating disorder, addressing this problem is an integral part of a happy, healthy life.