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How Harmful Is Psychological Dependence on Cocaine...

According to eMedicine Health, cocaine is one of the most abused drugs in the US. Because it causes such euphoria, this drug is highly abused; it may not cause the same type of withdrawal symptoms as other drugs, but it does have an extremely powerful psychological...

How Do I Know if I Need Immediate Treatment for Co...

Although cocaine causes few physical withdrawal symptoms, it can profoundly affect physical health. Cocaine abuse may deteriorate health due to loss of appetite, poor nutrition or extended periods of sleeplessness. Health may also take an abrupt turn for the worse if...

5 Ways to Use Mindfulness to Sustain Recovery

Recovery experts agree that there is a powerful link between stress and cocaine addiction. To put it another way, an inability to handle pressure increases the likelihood of alcohol and drug abuse, which is why stress is a common relapse trigger. For this reason,...
recent from Treatment & Rehab How Harmful Is Psychological Dependence on Cocaine?
How Harmful Is Psychological Dependence on Cocaine? According to eMedicine Health, cocaine is one of the most abused drugs in the US. Because it causes such euphoria, this drug is highly abused; it may not cause the same type of withdrawal symptoms as other drugs, but it does have an extremely powerful psychological quality. In other words, you can become...
recent from Cocaine Addiction Cocaine’s Effect on Serotonin
Cocaine’s Effect on Serotonin Many people know that cocaine addiction stems from the way the drug affects dopamine, the neurotransmitter linked to pleasure. However, this drug affects not only cocaine, but also serotonin in powerful ways. Seek help to quit using this drug so you can get and stay clean. What Is Serotonin and Why Does It...
recent from Detox Why Cocaine Detox Is Not Enough
Why Cocaine Detox Is Not Enough Cocaine abuse is the most common drug problem among patients entering rehab. Thousands of Americans have sought recovery from cocaine’s destroying lifestyles and relationships. While a number of patients enroll in quick detox with the intentions of staying clean, long-term sobriety is difficult to achieve....
recent from Help for Friends & Family How Harmful Is Psychological Dependence on Cocaine?
How Harmful Is Psychological Dependence on Cocaine? According to eMedicine Health, cocaine is one of the most abused drugs in the US. Because it causes such euphoria, this drug is highly abused; it may not cause the same type of withdrawal symptoms as other drugs, but it does have an extremely powerful psychological quality. In other words, you can become...