Recovering from Speed Addiction

Recovering from Speed Addiction

Learn about recovering from speed addiction at White Sands Treatment Center Speed is one of the street names for the drug amphetamine, which is classified as a Schedule II controlled narcotic in the U.S. The drug is a potent central nervous system...
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01/24 2017
How Long Does Drug Withdrawal Last

How Long Does Drug Withdrawal Last

Knowing how long does drug withdrawal last can take the fear out of entering rehab Is fear of withdrawal symptoms keeping you from seeking help for opiate addiction? One of the most common concerns that individuals suffering from opiate abuse share is...
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01/19 2017
Side Effects of Cocaine Addiction

Side Effects of Cocaine Addiction

 Cocaine addiction treatment at White Sands can help you or a loved one break the addiction cycle Cocaine is one of the most popular addictive and potent drugs available. It is a powerful stimulant drug that increases the dopamine levels in the...
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01/13 2017
How Long Does Cocaine Stay in Your System?

How Long Does Cocaine Stay in Your System?

Cocaine is a potent, highly addictive stimulant drug that can stay in your system about two to four days or longer. Mostly used for recreational purposes in the U.S., the drug is popular among adolescents to adults from all walks of life....
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11/22 2016
Tell-Tale Signs of Heroin Use

Tell-Tale Signs of Heroin Use

Signs of Heroin Use to Look For Heroin overdose deaths are on the rise. A 39% surge in the last three years according to statistics from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is rapidly outpacing the mortality rate for heroin...
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11/21 2016
Signs of Heroin Addiction – Learn the Symptoms & Facts‎

Signs of Heroin Addiction – Learn the Symptoms & Facts‎

Understanding the symptoms and signs of heroin addiction With escalating demands for heroin spurring a ripple of overdose deaths across the nation, learning the signs of heroin addiction could literally help to save someone’s life. According to estimates from the Centers for...
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11/16 2016
Hydrocodone Abuse Signs, Symptoms and Treatment

Hydrocodone Abuse Signs, Symptoms and Treatment

Spotting Hydrocodone Abuse Signs and Symptoms and Going About Treatment Hydrocodone is a prescription medication that just happens to be one of the most addictive substance on the market today. Due to its popularity and ease of availability through legally prescribed channels,...
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11/11 2016
How Long Does Codeine Withdrawal Last?

How Long Does Codeine Withdrawal Last?

Answers to Frequently Asked Question: How Long Does Codeine Withdrawal Last? Codeine is a versatile substance that is marketed as both a single-ingredient drug and in combination with other chemicals. The diversity of formulations and perceived safety makes codeine one of the most popular...
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10/27 2016
Ten Reasons to Get Clean

Ten Reasons to Get Clean

One of the most important decisions you can make in life is to get clean from drugs and alcohol. Getting beyond denial and admitting to yourself that you have a problem and need help is the first step in the process of...
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03/14 2016
Dopamine Detox

Dopamine Detox

Dopamine is a neurotransmitter of the brain that creates feelings of euphoria, pleasure and motivation. The brain naturally produces dopamine to enhance the thinking and behavior of a person. There are many mood-enhancing substances and activities that will increase the dopamine level...
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09/18 2015