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Cocaine is a highly addictive stimulant drug that can be snorted, smoked, or injected by users. It is commonly understood that a cocaine addiction comes with a range of negative consequences for both casual users and individuals who are completely...

As you may already know, there are many different kinds of substance abuse and dependence problems. Many people are suffering from an addiction to alcohol. Others are struggling with drug abuse and dependence. But, no matter what kind of addiction...

Unfortunately, many families have suffered from the negative effects of substance dependence. Parents, children, spouses, siblings other family members, and friends of addicts have all dealt with the way addiction affects their loved ones. But, in most cases, individuals have...

After you go through treatment for addiction, you will find that new challenges will arise. There will be obstacles that you didn’t know you would have to face. You’ll struggle with things in a new way. It will be very...

If you’ve been suffering from the effects of trauma, you have most likely encountered many challenges throughout your life. Trauma is defined as a disturbing occurrence or experience. Psychological trauma causes distress to the individual who is suffering from its...

Drugs and alcohol have caused many problems in the lives of individuals all over the world. Many people have suffered at the hands of addiction. And many families have been torn apart because of this issue. Countless individuals have encountered...

Sadly, alcoholism is a commonly seen issue today. Many individuals have recognized this problem in their own lives or in the lives of loved ones. However, there are also many situations in which people don’t actually realize they have a...

Sadly, our world is full of things that have the potential to tear families completely apart. Financial burdens, domestic violence, divorce, various disagreements, as well as general stress all have the ability to cause problems within a family. In fact,...

It’s a new year! Maybe last year was full of disappointments. Maybe you hit a few brick walls. Or maybe you felt lost sometimes. There may have been moments when you felt as though you would never be able to...

For most people in society, the word “methamphetamine” conjures images of illegal cooking labs in the desert, psychosis-fueled violence, and fear-based anti-drug ads featuring the “faces of meth.” Adderall use, by contrast, is most often associated with prescription medication for...