Drug Abuse

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The 3 Stages of a Relapse

Understanding Relapse Relapse from addiction recovery may seem like it’s the end of the recovery journey, when in fact, 40-60% of people in recovery will relapse at some point. Because alcohol and drug addiction are chronic diseases, relapse is always a risk.  Stages...
woman talking to young female about her struggles with addiction

How Do You Know if Someone is Struggling with Addiction

Addiction is devastating not only to those addicted but to those who surround and care for them. Millions seek professional addiction treatment each year. But millions more go without, simply because they may not be able to recognize the signs of addiction in...
What Happens If You Snort Adderall?

What Happens If You Snort Adderall?

What is Adderall? Adderall is considered a prescription stimulant drug utilized to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, otherwise known as ADHD. It might be used or abused regularly as a “study drug” to increase wakefulness, as a “crash diet drug” because...
The 3 Stages of a Relapse

The 3 Stages of a Relapse

Understanding Relapse Relapse from addiction recovery may seem like it’s the end of the recovery journey, when in fact, 40-60% of people in recovery will relapse at some point. Because alcohol and drug addiction are chronic diseases, relapse is always a risk.  Stages...

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What Happens If You Snort Adderall?

What Happens If You Snort Adderall?

What is Adderall? Adderall is considered a prescription stimulant drug utilized to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, otherwise known as ADHD. It might be used or abused regularly as a “study drug” to increase wakefulness, as a “crash diet drug” because...

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