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How Cocaine Addiction Can Keep You from Reaching Y...

Before using cocaine or any other drugs, every addict had dreams and aspirations. Some may have strove to build up their own businesses while others may have aimed to be the best mother or father possible. Whatever an addict’s ambitions were, the introduction of...

Does Acupuncture Really Help You Recover from Addi...

Addiction and substance abuse are both social problems that affect all levels of society. Acupuncture has been known to help some overcome their drug addiction by curbing cravings, easing withdrawal symptoms, and helping individuals detox naturally. How Does...

What Does It Mean to Have a Dual Diagnosis?

Someone with a Dual Diagnosis has a co-occurring addiction and mental health disorder. Several decades ago, co-occurring disorders typically meant parallel treatment in separate programs, but this treatment protocol changed in the mid-1980s when several facilities...
recent from Treatment & Rehab How Cocaine Addiction Can Keep You from Reaching Your Potential
How Cocaine Addiction Can Keep You from Reaching Your Potential Before using cocaine or any other drugs, every addict had dreams and aspirations. Some may have strove to build up their own businesses while others may have aimed to be the best mother or father possible. Whatever an addict’s ambitions were, the introduction of addiction into his or her life dramatically...
recent from Cocaine Addiction Five Dangerous Symptoms of Cocaine Overdose
Five Dangerous Symptoms of Cocaine Overdose Cocaine is a central nervous system stimulant, which means it increases the activity of the brain and body. More specifically, it increases levels of dopamine in the brain, which influences the body’s experience of pleasure. This drug prevents dopamine from being reabsorbed in the brain, which causes a...
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 Cocaine Addiction Can Keep You from Reaching Your Potential
How Cocaine Addiction Can Keep You from Reaching Your Potential Before using cocaine or any other drugs, every addict had dreams and aspirations. Some may have strove to build up their own businesses while others may have aimed to be the best mother or father possible. Whatever an addict’s ambitions were, the introduction of addiction into his or her life dramatically...