Xanax Abuse Among Young Adults

Xanax is a benzodiazepine that doctors prescribe to treat insomnia, panic disorders, and anxiety. Used properly, it can be effective and safe to use. Illicit use of the drug or […]

Signs of Opiate Abuse After Surgery

The opioid epidemic has impacted millions of individuals and families across the United States. Opiates and opioids were developed to help healthcare providers ease pain and perform life-saving medical interventions. […]

Dangers of Fentanyl Abuse

Fentanyl was developed as a synthetic painkiller. The synthetic nature of the drug allows healthcare providers to be more precise with its application, and it is in many regards a […]

How Meth Damages Your Teeth

Meth and Your Teeth

Methamphetamine or meth is a human-made drug. It is an addictive stimulant that impairs decision-making processes which makes it difficult for meth users to quit, especially without access to a […]

Signs of Heroin Abuse

Heroin is a highly addictive opiate. It causes intense cravings and severe withdrawals. When someone is addicted to heroin, they might try to deny or hide their use. They are […]

Common Signs of an Overdose

Do you know the signs of an overdose? Most people don’t know this because most people don’t have to experience a loved one at risk like this. Yet, when you […]

Signs of Marijuana Abuse

Though many people believe using marijuana is safe, it’s not. Marijuana abuse occurs when addiction forms. This type of substance abuse can carry negative consequences, including disease development and overdose […]

College Students and Study Drug Abuse

College is different for every student. There is so much to do and accomplish, but there are also many times when the pressure becomes too much. When it comes to […]

Cocaine Withdrawal Symptoms

Cocaine is one of the most powerful drugs you may take. It often leads to substance abuse in those who consume it even for a short amount of time. With […]

Signs of Medication Abuse

Is your loved one running out of medication before they should? Are you struggling with your pain so much so that medication just is not helping any longer? These could […]

Substance Abuse in the Workplace

Do you use drugs or alcohol at work? Do you need to smoke something or take some pills before starting your day? You may have a stash of alcohol in […]

Stages of Heroin Withdrawal

Heroin is one of the most devastating drugs. It creates dependency and addiction that’s intense and hard to stop. Most people cannot simply stop using on their own because they’ll […]

Depression and Drug Abuse

Millions of Americans struggle with depression every year. Depression and drug abuse often go hand-in-hand. Many people do not recognize that they have both. They do not know what happened […]