Category Archives: Drug Addiction

The Important Role That Relapse Plays In Recovery

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Alcohol and drugs currently and historically have played a crucial role in the lives of both individuals and societies when it comes to bonding and “social engagement”. Whether it’s coming of age rituals, religious ceremonies, weddings, funerals, or a host of other occasions or holidays, alcohol and/or drugs are always seemingly omnipresent.  That is one …

Discover The Powerful Link Between Exercise & Sobriety

This is the powerful link between exercise and sobriety

Most people understand the importance of staying away from drugs and alcohol when you are trying to maintain your sobriety, yet there is a lot more that goes into it than just abstinence. Recent research has suggested that incorporating exercise into your routine has powerful and positive effects whether you are in rehab, or have …

8 Signs of Addiction That You Should Be Aware Of

8 Ways To Know If Your An Addict

How often have you heard someone say they are “addicted” to something? It’s not that unusual for people to claim that they have a shoe obsession or state that they are addicted to love or ice cream, but a serious addiction can have negative effects that can impact your life for years to come. The …

Top Abused Substances in the World

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What is Substance Abuse? Substance abuse is simply defined in the dictionary as an overindulgence in or dependence on an addictive substance. When most people think about substance abuse, they picture someone smoking crack, shooting up heroin in some dark alley, or popping pills at a party, but substance abuse actually goes beyond this. Substance …

Adderall Addiction and Withdrawal

Adderall Addiction and Withdrawal

Adderall Addiction and Withdrawal: What is Adderall Before discussing Adderall addiction and withdrawal, first we need to define what is Adderall. Adderall is a medication that is known as an amphetamine, specifically, Adderall is an amphetamine and dextroamphetamine combination that belongs to a class of drugs known as stimulants. This combination medication is typically used …