Top Ten Signs of Drug Addiction

Top Ten Signs of Drug Addiction

Top Ten Signs of Drug Addiction What are the Signs of Drug Addiction? What are the Signs of Drug Addiction? How to tell if someone is on drugs? These are questions families often ask themselves when researching the warning signs of drug addiction or the signs of alcoholism. In a previous article, we discussed the […]

Drug Abuse Statistics

Drug Abuse Statistics

Drug Abuse Facts and Drug Abuse Statistics: Drug addiction is has been a major and growing issue not only within the United States, but worldwide with an approximation of over 247 million drug users. Within 2015 alone, there were nearly 21 million Americans ranging from age 12 and over that had already developed a substance […]

Signs of Drug Abuse

signs of drug abuse

Drug abuse is becoming an epidemic in the United States today. From opiates to newer designer drugs such as bath salts and ecstasy we are seeing an entire generation abusing powerful drugs that often lead to addiction. In many cases, there are warning signs of drug abuse. We have put together a series of signs […]

Drug Abuse – Top Ten Most Abused Drugs

Drug Abuse - Top Ten Most Abused Drugs

Some of the drugs in the list of the top ten most abused drugs may surprise you. In today’s society, drugs are being abused more than ever before resulting in overdoses and severe health issues. Drug abuse, particularly with heroin and opiates, have dramatically increased the number of drug abuse related deaths.   Some of […]

Drug Addiction in the LGBT Community

LGBT Drug Rehab

  LGBT Risk of Developing Drug Addiction According to a study by the National Institute on Drug Abuse conducted in 2017, members of the LGBT community are often faced with many challenges such as social stigma, that are rarely encountered by the heterosexual population. The LGBT community are not only at risk of drug addiction, […]

Peer Pressure and Drug Addiction

Peer Pressure Drug Addiction

For some time, statistics have shown that every day, peers pressure teens into using drugs. Almost one hundred thousand teens have reported that they have tried using a prescription drug for the first time because of the influence of those around them. Due to this phenomenon, the issue of peer pressure has become a cause […]

Heroin Addiction Treatment

heroin addiction treatment

What is Heroin Addiction Treatment? Heroin Addiction Treatment consists of using medication such as Zubsolv, Suboxone, Naltrexone, and many others to aid with the opiate withdrawal symptoms. Treatment for Heroin addiction usually takes place in a Medically Assisted Treatment environment or clinical setting such as an drug rehab, substance abuse treatment center or residential treatment […]

Xanax Addiction

Xanax Addiction

Xanax Addiction Increases We are seeing a huge increase in the number of people struggling with Xanax Addiction. Partly due to Xanax abuse being popularized in hip-hop culture. However, Xanax Addiction is a very serious issue. Withdrawals from Xanax can cause life threatening seizures. People addicted to Xanax are also much more likely to suffer […]

Zubsolv and Suboxone – Opiate Addiction

Zubsolv - New Drug Like Suboxone

Zubsolv is a relatively new drug like suboxone. Both are a sublingual tablet that is used to treat an opioid addiction. Addicts are given these medications when coming off of opiates like heroin. Zubsolv is the result of combining buprenorphine and naloxone, both of which are opiate treatment drugs. The mixture made to create Zubsolv […]

Interventions for Alcohol Abuse

Intervention for Alcohol Abuse

Intervention for Alcohol Abuse Intervention for alcoholism is among the most common types of interventions worldwide. Many families and relationships around the world suffer from a person who struggles with alcohol abuse. As such, interventions are a way for family and friends to confront the alcoholic in their life with caring concern and offer help. […]