Symptoms of Xanax addiction include taking more Xanax than you planned, loss of control of Xanax use, and cravings for Xanax. How can you identify and address Xanax addiction? We explore here.
Addiction does not have to be a life sentence. Life as a recovering person can be exciting and rewarding. Getting clean and sober is not easy, but you can do it! There is hope. All you must do is begin.
A check list of vey practical and tangible ways to cope with drug and alcohol cravings from licensed clinical social worker, Kenneth Pecoraro.
We can easily become complacent in recovery if we are not careful. You can revitalize your recovery by adding some ingredients, a little seasoning and turning up the heat to getting things cooking again. This is how.
The best way to treat Ambien withdrawal is to taper down doses of zolpidem under the supervision of a medical expert. More on Ambien withdrawal treatments here.
Living with an addict can feel like living in a tiny, dark, airless box. How do you escape, how do you breathe, how do you live your life? Here, we provide some tools that let you feel a full range of emotions and learn to take care of yourself.
Morphine works by affecting the receptors of the nervous system and results in sedation and pain relief. More on how morphine works in the body and nervous system here.
To treat oxycodone addiction, you’ll need to address physical dependence and go through withdrawal. But once you’re off oxycodone … how do you stay off it? We review the most common treatments for oxycodone addiction here. Then, we invite your questions at the end.
Is snorting opiates effective vs taking opiates orally? Can snorting opiates get you high? What dangers are present and can they be avoided? More on snorting opiates and its effects here.
Stimulants work in the body by affecting the central nervous system. More on how long it takes for stimulants to start acting and how stimulants work in the body and brain here.