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Getting the Most Out of Drug Abuse Treatment

When entering alcohol or drug addiction treatment, people may experience many different emotions, such as worry, nervousness, anger, and hopelessness. Many people enter treatment wondering if it will even work and will things get better? These thoughts are completely normal for someone trying to get clean and sober for the first or fifth time. Follow…

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College Students and Adderall Abuse

Each year, more college students are diagnosed with mental health conditions such as bipolar disorder and attention deficit disorder. This grants them access to medications such as Vyvanse, Ritalin, and Adderall. Of all these medications, Adderall is the most popular and the most addictive. Adderall abuse has skyrocketed, leading to more college students seeking help…

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Drug Overdose Symptoms You Should Know

An overdose (OD) on drugs can happen to anyone who abuses substances, including those trying drugs for the first time. Whether it’s opiates, cocaine, or other prescription and illegal drugs, overdosing is a very real and dangerous possibility. Knowing drug overdose symptoms will help you avoid the greatest risk of substance abuse. Accidental and Intentional…