Magic mushrooms have been a source of fascination since they boomed in popularity in the 1960s. They way they affected the mind made artists and other creative individuals seek them out. Sometimes they made it into the news. Entire films have revolved around them. The general public heard many different stories about what they could […]

Naloxone is an opioid antagonist that was approved in 1971 by the Food and Drug Administration for the treatment of opioid overdose. Difficulty breathing is the most serious symptom of opiate overdose and if left untreated can lead to respiratory failure or ultimately, death. Addicts have access to overdose response kits containing naloxone through many […]

When people want to stop abusing drugs and alcohol, rehab centers offer the best hope for recovery. However, one of the obstacles these people face is paying for treatment. The costs of rehab continue to increase around the world, but there are ways for people to get the help they need. Why Cost Shouldn’t Matter […]

Detoxing from any addictive substance, regardless of whether it is alcohol or some other drug, is only the first step for individuals who want to lead a healthier lifestyle. Post-acute withdrawal, sometimes called protracted withdrawal, is a phase all addicts go through early in the recovery process and immediately after acute withdrawal from the mind-altering […]

Desoxyn (methamphetamine) is a Central Nervous System Stimulant. It is used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Another application of this drug is to help in weight reduction in obese people. Many people are hyperactive and are unable to concentrate. Hyper activity leads to some other medical conditions as well. A hyperactive individual is unable […]

The issue of excessive alcohol intake and dependence can be and is a difficult situation to deal with for all parties involved. Certainly, the individual suffering directly has their problems and worries, as does the one looking on and concerned with getting help for an alcoholic. Every situation can be and is somewhat unique and […]

Are you or a loved one suffering from opiate addiction? Are you curious what your loved one may be being given in their choice of rehab facility? Perhaps you have a name of a medicine, but have no idea what it does other than treatment for opiate addiction? Here, we delve into the properties of […]