Alcohol & Benzos—Withdrawal That Might Kill You
Many people are surprised to learn that in most cases withdraw from opiates, cocaine, meth, and ecstasy are not fatal and do not require a medical detox. There are two drugs that require professional medical help when withdrawing from as withdrawal symptoms can become life-threatening.
Proof that Drug Cartels Are Not Stupid
Drug cartels are highly organized business empires, marketing their goods to consumers most likely to fall into the trap of addiction. The public might hope and wish that drug cartels are just stupid criminals but unfortunately, that’s not the case. Why do we say that? You have only to look at their marketing and distribution tactics to see the proof.
The Impressive Benefits of Quitting Marijuana
There’s no denying the fact that marijuana use is becoming “normalized” in the United States. This means that it is more important than ever to understand the effects of using marijuana and what benefits might occur if one stops.
The Staggering Risk of Heroin Addiction & Why Addicts Can’t Choose Sobriety
Right now, being addicted to heroin is far more dangerous than it ever has been. A heroin user has always risked his life but with new opioids on the market, the risks are greater. Why can’t the addicted person choose sobriety?
Identifying and Helping the High-Functioning Addict
A high-functioning addict is a person with all the trappings of success and happiness but is dependent on drugs or alcohol to cope. Co-workers, family, bosses and members of their entourage may all think this person has an enviable life.
The Drugs Most Commonly Abused by Athletes
Athletes can be susceptible to drug addiction, using them to enhance their performance or to continue playing after injury. What are the most common drugs abused and what effect does abuse have on athletes and their career?
Increasing Supplies of Fentanyl Stalk the Addicted
Increasing Supplies of Fentanyl Stalk the Addicted Massachusetts has long been a hub of opioid trafficking in the Northeast, but the drugs being trafficked were usually painkillers or heroin.
Why Do So Many Musicians End Up Addicted?
Why Do So Many Musicians End Up Addicted? For years the music industry has been plagued by drug addiction. Decades ago we had famed artists such as, trumpeter Chet Baker, Billy Holiday, and a number of others.
Four Ways Most Addicted People Reject Rehab
When a family begs an addicted loved one to go to rehab and are met with a refusal, it’s baffling. It’s still possible to help this person arrive at rehab if you understand what’s actually going on.
The World’s Ten Most Addictive Drugs
Narconon outlines the ten most addictive substances in the world.