Seeing a loved one or a close friend struggling with substance addiction can be daunting. Substance addiction does not only affect the person abusing the substance, but also the people who care about them the most; affecting them emotionally, spiritually and financially. Beyond the devastating effects of your loved one’s addiction, you may not know […]
The first stage of addiction is denial. We tend to not see ourselves as having a problem with alcohol and drug addiction. Because of denial, sometimes we reject that we need addiction treatment or we never understand the need for therapies, so in the end we ward off the idea that we need help. Addiction […]
Due to popularity of many celebrities, it is not avoidable that people gossip them. Also, because of the popularity of internet and the social media, people can post anything they want, whether it’s true or not. For example, because of twitter being popular today, people tend to tweet information that are not reliable such as […]
Methamphetamine, which is also known as meth is a powerful, highly addictive stimulant that affects the central nervous system. Users may also suffer from health effects such as the brain, teeth, heart, and the immune system.
Almost 27 million people are suffering from addiction and half of them need an immediate treatment. There are several signs of addiction such as unimaginable lifestyle, loss of willpower, harmful consequences, increased tolerance and withdrawal symptoms. The most addictive drugs are heroin, marijuana, prescription drugs and cocaine.