Chemical Dependency and Withdrawal From Tranquilizers

Even though they have been the drug of choice for past generations, you don’t usually think of tranquilizers these days when you are considering the chemical dependency and drug or alcohol abuse epidemic happening in this country. We mostly hear more about alcohol addiction, and opioid addiction but people are still struggling with tranquilizer addiction…

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The Risky Business of Amphetamine Use & Withdrawal

Amphetamines, like almost all forms of intoxication are a substance of betrayal. They promise acceleration, answers, and ease but they lead to a brutal crash, leaving you with open questions and addiction looming over your future. Amphetamines put an incredible and unsustainable strain on the body of a chemically dependent person, and when the breaking…

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Addiction Is Often a Symptom of Another Problem, a Dual Diagnosis

As you go through the heroic act of getting help for your chemical dependency you’ll learn pretty quickly that not only is addiction a disease of complicated makeup but it is also, often, a symptom of another serious problem. It can be difficult to pull apart heroin addiction and mental health disorders. These two afflictions…

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