Why Is Heroin So Addictive?

Why Is Heroin So Addictive?

Understanding Heroin and What Makes It So Highly Addictive Although there are many different types of substances that people may abuse and become physically dependent upon, heroin is often thought to be one of the most addictive drugs, but why is heroin...
Read More
04/13 2021
How To Become an Addiction Counselor

How To Become an Addiction Counselor

How To Give Back By Helping Others With Substance Abuse Disorders Drug and alcohol addiction are serious chronic health disorders that affect millions of people every year. As addiction treatment centers attract more clients who need help with substance abuse disorders, there...
Read More
04/12 2021
Explaining Drug Addiction to a Child: A Guide for Parents

Explaining Drug Addiction to a Child: A Guide for Parents

Talking to Your Kids About Your Addiction Protecting children from the dangers they may encounter in life, including alcohol and drug addiction, is one of every parent’s priorities. Part of setting your child up for success involves talking to them about addiction’s...
Read More
04/12 2021
Signs and Symptoms of Methamphetamine Addiction

Signs and Symptoms of Methamphetamine Addiction

How to Tell if Someone Is Using Meth Whether it is called ice, blue, rock, or merely meth, the drug addiction scientists call methamphetamine is one of the most powerfully addictive substances on the planet. This widely used drug is so addictive...
Read More
04/09 2021
The 11 Strongest Narcotics and Their Effects

The 11 Strongest Narcotics and Their Effects

The Strongest Narcotics and How They Affect You In the past few years, the media has dominated headlines with the opioid epidemic sweeping the country. It’s estimated that approximately 40 people die each day from an opioid-related overdose. When most people think...
Read More
04/07 2021
Top 4 Most Dangerous Drug Combinations

Top 4 Most Dangerous Drug Combinations

Deadliest Drug Combinations On the surface, and often in popular fictional movies and television shows, drug addiction is portrayed as a straightforward situation, typically with a person becoming addicted to a single substance. However, this is frequently not the case. People often...
Read More
04/06 2021
Signs a Loved One Is Using Heroin

Signs a Loved One Is Using Heroin

Recognize The Signs and Symptoms of Heroin Use Heroin is a powerfully addictive and illegal opioid substance. If you suspect that someone you care about uses the substance, it’s important to understand the signs of use that can point to heroin addiction....
Read More
04/05 2021
List of Commonly Abused Opiates

List of Commonly Abused Opiates

The Top Abused Opiate and Narcotic Drugs When most people think about opiate abuse, they automatically think of the illicit street drug heroin. Yet, many people right across the country have become addicted to opiate prescription painkiller medications. If they’re used precisely...
Read More
04/02 2021