Defining Post Acute Withdrawal Syndrome (PAWS)

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Withdrawal refers to any prolonged symptom an individual experiences after they have ended their battle with drug addiction and may experience a series of symptoms that come and go at unexpected times. Each episode of the post acute withdrawal symptom (PAWS) may last for hours, days or even up to a year. Symptoms of withdrawal […]

Signs of Meth Addiction

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What are the signs of meth addiction? Meth also is known as Methamphetamine or Ice is becoming a growing problem particularly in California. Meth addicts often refer to using (smoking or injecting meth) as tweaking. Prolong use of meth often causes extreme paranoia, hallucination, and delusions. As meth addicts can often be irrational when “tweaking” […]

Crystal Meth Addiction

Crystal Meth Addiction and Crystal Meth Intervention

Crystal Meth is an unnaturally made stimulant drug that stems from pseudoephedrine, an ingredient that is present in various types of over the counter cold medications. It is a highly addictive “designer” drug that causes countless dangerous side effects. Consequently, such side effects can indeed affect an addicted person psychologically, physically, and mentally.  There are […]

Influence Of Methamphetamine

Methamphetamine is a psychostimulant that produces effects in users similar to that of cocaine and doctor prescribed stimulants

How do I know if someone is under the influence of methamphetamine? Methamphetamine, better known as “Meth” is a stimulant that produces effects in users similar to that of cocaine and doctor prescribed stimulants. The abuse of this powerfully addictive drug will lead to deadly consequences. This stimulant dependency ranks among the all-time most difficult […]