Signs a Loved One Is Shooting Up

Signs a Loved One Is Shooting Up

Recognizing the Signs of IV Drug Use Could Save a Life Whether someone in your life has been experimenting with street drugs or taking prescription opioids for pain, it is important to watch out for signs a loved one is shooting up....
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05/06 2021
What Drugs Are Used To Treat Opiate Addiction?

What Drugs Are Used To Treat Opiate Addiction?

Medications Commonly Used To Treat Opioid Addiction In addition to cognitive-behavioral therapy, alternative therapies, counseling, and 12-step programs, there are also drugs used to treat opiate addiction. The drugs used to treat opiate addiction help patients endure the period of medical detox...
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04/19 2021
How Long Does Cocaine Stay In Your System?

How Long Does Cocaine Stay In Your System?

Timeline and Factors That Influence How Long Cocaine Stays In Your System Drug screenings are often used by workplace employers and at addiction treatment centers to detect the presence of cocaine in your system. Knowing how long cocaine stays in your system...
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04/14 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...
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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...
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04/09 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....
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04/05 2021