Uppers and Downers: What’s the Difference?

Uppers and Downers: What’s the Difference?

What Are Uppers? Different drug types will create various side effects on your physical and mental health. Uppers are considered stimulant drugs that will impact your central nervous system by increasing your heart rate, blood pressure, and energy levels. Uppers or stimulant...
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10/14 2022
Is Drug-Related Brain Damage Reversible?

Is Drug-Related Brain Damage Reversible?

How Drugs Damage the Brain When someone has been addicted to drugs or alcohol for some time, enduring health effects can begin. Drug abusers and their loved ones often wonder if drug brain damage is permanent, and the truth is that drugs...
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08/15 2022
Top 5 Most Addictive Drugs in America

Top 5 Most Addictive Drugs in America

Learn About Addictive Drugs The top five most addictive drugs in America may or may not surprise you, especially because two of the substances that made the list are legal to buy and own. We’ll go over what these substances are, what...
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08/10 2022
5 Ways Heroin Addiction Affects the Brain

5 Ways Heroin Addiction Affects the Brain

How Heroin Affects the Brain A synthetic opioid once used as a prescription painkiller in the 1800s, heroin is an illegal drug that impacts the brain in several ways and can lead to dangerous long-term and short-term effects. Heroin is extremely addictive,...
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08/04 2022
7 Athletes Who Have Struggled With Addiction

7 Athletes Who Have Struggled With Addiction

Athletes Who Have Battled Addiction Just because well-known athletes have a skill level to live up to, it doesn’t mean they are immune to the disease of addiction and substance abuse. Many sporting news networks have determined which NBA players, MLB players,...
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06/30 2022
What Does Drug Addiction Look Like? Tampa Treatment Center

What Does Drug Addiction Look Like? Tampa Treatment Center

Signs and Symptoms of Drug Addiction Alcohol and drug addiction happen when the brain’s reward systems that produce dopamine or serotonin become used to having a substance in the brain, developing a drug dependence that causes intense cravings, resulting in an inability...
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06/02 2022
The Deadly Risk of Buying Drugs Online

The Deadly Risk of Buying Drugs Online

Buying Drugs Online For people who did not grow up using the internet, buying drugs online sounds like a futuristic nightmare, but for many teens and young adults today, it has become the norm. There are multiple channels through which you may...
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04/05 2022
Am I an Addict? 10 Questions to Ask Yourself

Am I an Addict? 10 Questions to Ask Yourself

Answer These Questions Honestly to Determine Your Level of Drug Dependence If you’re concerned about your drug use and worried you might be an addict, consider these questions and try to answer them as honestly as possible.
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03/24 2022
Top 5 Commonly Abused Drugs on College Campuses

Top 5 Commonly Abused Drugs on College Campuses

Drug Use on College Campuses College has long been seen as the time for young Americans to branch out from their homes and receive their first bout of freedom from their parents to begin to experience life on their own terms and...
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03/04 2022