10 06, 2024

How Does Alcohol Affect the Eyes and Cause Vision Problems?

By |2024-06-12T22:24:16+00:00June 10, 2024|Alcohol Addiction, Alcoholism, Rehab Treatment|Comments Off on How Does Alcohol Affect the Eyes and Cause Vision Problems?

Alcohol's effects on the eyes can range from temporary changes to long-term vision problems. Depending on an individual's drinking habits, alcohol consumption can cause bloodshot or dry eyes, blurred vision, cataracts, optic neuropathy, and age-related macular degeneration (AMD). The Short and Long-Term Effects of Alcohol on the Eyes Excessive [...]

6 05, 2024

6 Things You Should Know About Ketamine’s Effects on the Teenage Brain and Body

By |2024-05-06T21:07:22+00:00May 6, 2024|Addiction, Drug Rehab, Mental Health, Rehab Treatment|Comments Off on 6 Things You Should Know About Ketamine’s Effects on the Teenage Brain and Body

Teenagers and young adults most commonly abuse ketamine as a "club drug" for its dissociative and hallucinogenic properties. Drugs and alcohol can have a much more significant impact on the teenage brain and body than on older adults. What is Ketamine? How is it Used? Ketamine is a dissociative anesthetic [...]

29 04, 2024

The Hidden Danger: How Drug Abuse Silently Sabotages Your Skin’s Health

By |2024-05-02T21:08:19+00:00April 29, 2024|Addiction, Drug Rehab, Mental Health, Opioids, Rehab Treatment, Stimulants|Comments Off on The Hidden Danger: How Drug Abuse Silently Sabotages Your Skin’s Health

Drug and alcohol abuse significantly impacts many aspects of human health, including organ damage, psychological health, the immune system, and cerebral blood flow. While drug addiction may not directly damage skin health, it indirectly impacts the skin through its effects on these bodily functions. The Hidden Impacts of Drug and [...]

8 04, 2024

What Are The Short-Term and Long-Term Effects of Soma Abuse On The Body?

By |2024-04-08T17:31:28+00:00April 8, 2024|Addiction, Drug Rehab, Rehab Treatment|Comments Off on What Are The Short-Term and Long-Term Effects of Soma Abuse On The Body?

Muscle relaxant medications, specifically carisoprodol (Soma), have been used for non-medical reasons by 3.69 million individuals 12 and older. In the last decade, Soma abuse has significantly escalated as a result of its rewarding effects, including euphoria, sedation, and drowsiness. However, there is a risk of carisoprodol overdose, which can [...]

11 03, 2024

Breaking the Stigma: Shedding Light on Psilocybin Shroom Addiction

By |2024-03-15T21:15:00+00:00March 11, 2024|Addiction, Hallucinogens, Mental Health, Rehab Treatment|Comments Off on Breaking the Stigma: Shedding Light on Psilocybin Shroom Addiction

Psilocybin mushrooms, also known as "shrooms" or "magic mushrooms," have been famous for producing hallucinogenic effects and an altered sense of perception and reality. While studies have been done on the use of magic mushrooms to treat mental health disorders, psilocybin remains illegal in the United States for its potential [...]

4 03, 2024

Understanding the Link: Sensory Processing Disorder and Addiction Dynamics

By |2024-03-06T01:45:28+00:00March 4, 2024|Addiction, Drug Rehab, Rehab Treatment|Comments Off on Understanding the Link: Sensory Processing Disorder and Addiction Dynamics

Sensory processing disorder (SPD) is when someone experiences sensory responsiveness, such as hyperresponsiveness or hyperresponsiveness. Symptoms of SPD can cause someone to self-medicate with drugs or alcohol to avoid uncomfortable sensory experiences and triggers. Self-medicating with substances can become a toxic habit that eventually forms an addiction or substance use [...]

15 01, 2024

Spotting and Avoiding Addiction Manipulation

By |2024-03-14T23:17:03+00:00January 15, 2024|Addiction, Alcoholism, Mental Health, Rehab Treatment|Comments Off on Spotting and Avoiding Addiction Manipulation

If you have a friend or family member who struggles with a drug or alcohol addiction, being able to identify the signs of addiction manipulation can help address these behaviors. Recognizing manipulation tactics in people with an addiction is essential for both loved ones and the addicts themselves, as it [...]

8 01, 2024

Seasonal Affective Disorder and Its Role in Triggering Relapse

By |2024-03-15T21:49:46+00:00January 8, 2024|Addiction, Mental Health, Rehab Treatment|Comments Off on Seasonal Affective Disorder and Its Role in Triggering Relapse

Seasonal affective disorder (SAD), also known as the "winter blues" or seasonal depression, can cause feelings of sadness, loneliness, irritability, and social withdrawal. These undesirable symptoms can trigger individuals with seasonal depression to engage in risky or unusual activities that can be especially harmful to individuals in addiction recovery. What [...]

13 11, 2023

Are ED Pills Really Addictive?

By |2023-12-06T22:27:58+00:00November 13, 2023|Addiction, Rehab Treatment|Comments Off on Are ED Pills Really Addictive?

Erectile dysfunction (ED) pills, such as Viagra and Cialis, are not known for being addictive medications. Addiction is when someone has an uncontrollable need to use a substance, often accompanied by a psychological or physical dependence. While ED pills do not cause users to become physically dependent, some men might [...]

16 10, 2023

How Fitness Programs Are Revolutionizing Addiction Recovery

By |2023-10-27T02:07:17+00:00October 16, 2023|Addiction, Drug Rehab, Mental Health, Rehab Treatment|Comments Off on How Fitness Programs Are Revolutionizing Addiction Recovery

Addiction recovery is a multifaceted journey beyond rehab treatment and relapse prevention. Sobriety is a process that encompasses physical healing, mental and emotional resilience, and rebuilding your social life. The interplay between fitness and addiction recovery has proven effective in facilitating holistic healing and helping those struggling with substance abuse. [...]

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