Drug Addiction & Mental Health Treatment Blog

Deep Dive on the Long-Term Effects of Hallucinogens

Hallucinogens are one of the most diverse types of drugs. The way they work is different than how other drugs affect the brain. These drugs...

Experiencing Sugar Cravings After Quitting Alcohol

Are sugar cravings after quitting alcohol a real thing? When a person engages in alcohol consumption for a long time and is drinking a significant...

Signs of Heroin Use, Long-Term Effects, and How to Get Help

Having a loved one that is using heroin can be a very scary experience. There is no amount of heroin that’s safe to use. This...

Alcohol Addiction: Is it Physical or Psychological?

If you are using alcohol and may have done so for a long time, you may be unsure of what is happening to your body...

Dirty Needle Infection: What Is It, Symptoms & Getting Help

A dirty needle infection is not uncommon for those who share needles. This often happens when a person is using a needle to get high, sometimes within...

The Impacts of Alcohol: Why Do People Blackout?

There are many reasons why a person may blackout, including the use of drugs and alcohol at high levels. If you are experiencing losses of time...

Does Wine Cause Kidney Stones?

Does wine cause kidney stones? This is a common question asked, and there are a lot of misconceptions out there about it. Kidney stones are...

What is the Hardest Drug to Quit?

Drugs and alcohol that create dependence are difficult to quit using. Even if a person wants to do so, these substances have changed the way...

How to Know If Someone is Using Drugs

Do you have a loved one you are worried about, perhaps because they are using more substances than before? Perhaps they are experiencing health concerns...

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