How Does Euphoric Recall Contribute to Relapse?

On This Page: Addiction Process Euphoric Recall Danger Getting Help Addiction is both a physical and psychological disease. While many people mistakenly believe that addiction is primarily a physical attachment to a substance of abuse, the reality is that people become addicted through both physical and psychological channels that are intrinsically related. With both physical […]

Cocaine Addiction

On This Page: Signs of Chronic Use Withdrawal Symptoms Detox Dangers Finding Treatment Cocaine use often starts at parties. It begins as a recreational habit that helps individuals drink longer, dance longer or feel more comfortable around other people. For others, cocaine use is a way to stay awake to get work done or be […]

How Percocet Affects Your Eating Habits and Appetite

On This Page: Opioid Dangers and Side Effects Acetaminophen Dangers and Side Effects Percocet Addiction Help When you begin taking a new drug, it is important to be aware of the potential side effects. Unfortunately, many medications can cause side effects. Percocet, a narcotic painkiller, is no different and can cause a particularly daunting list […]

How Does Lorazepam Addiction Affect the Brain?

On This Page: How Does Lorazepam Work? Dangers of Lorazepam Reversing the Effects The Next Step Lorazepam is a benzodiazepine, a member of a family of psychoactive depressant drugs. So while there are physical signs of lorazepam use and addiction, it’s the drug’s effects on the brain that are most long lasting. How Does Lorazepam […]

Chronic Back Pain and Clonazepam Addiction

Managing chronic pain takes time, effort and professional support. It may take finding the right balance of pain medications and natural pain management solutions. It may involve addressing any anxiety or depression associated with the pain. It certainly takes being aware of addiction risks and treating any co-occurring substance use disorders. What Is Clonazepam? Clonazepam […]