Recognizing Signs of Drug Abuse in People

Drug use affects people from all walks of life and all socioeconomic statuses. Whatever the reason a person starts taking drugs, whether recreationally or as prescribed, tolerance, patterns of increased…

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Think Before you Drink

Alcohol is not good for your body. It affects every part of your body, including your brain, liver, stomach, and more CONFUSION : It is expected that some changes in a person’s…

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The burden of substance abuse, misuse

Substance abuse refers to the harmful or hazardous use of psychoactive substances, including alcohol and illicit drugs. It is now a major Public Health challenge all over the world and…

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Does marijuana ease sleep problems?

Today, due to lifestyles associated with the fast-paced 21st century system, good sleep seems to be an elusive luxury. After a stressful day it can take forever to get to…

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SEE list of top 10 most addictive drugs

There are a variety of dangerous drugs in the world and the addictive levels of each vary wildly. Some are relatively non-addictive, while others cause addiction very quickly. Understanding the…

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Safeguarding your mental health from drugs

Chronic use of some drugs can lead to both short and long-term changes in the brain, which can lead to mental health issues including paranoia, depression, anxiety, aggression, hallucinations, and…

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Drug Withdrawal Symptoms and Treatment

Unfortunately, the negative effects of drug addiction withdrawal are often cited as critical barriers to successful treatment. Ongoing exposure to prescribed or illicit drugs can quickly escalate from developing a…

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