When Prescription Drug And Heroin Addiction Hits Close To Home In The Bay Area

With the recent news that Prince’s death was due to the prescription painkiller Fentanyl, increasing light is being shed on America’s growing epidemic of prescription painkiller and heroin addiction. Individuals from all walks of life are becoming addicted to these powerful drugs and even suffering from lethal overdoses. Just how widespread is the problem with…

What Are Dissociative Drugs And How Does Treatment Work?

Dissociative drugs, such as PCP (Phencyclidine), DXM (Dextromethorphan), Ketamine and LSD, are a class of hallucinogenic drugs that alter user’s perceptions of sight and sound. They also produce feelings of detachment or dissociation from one’s environment or self. Some types of dissociative drugs can be found in over-the-counter cold and cough medicines, others are prescribed…

[INFOGRAPHIC] Understanding Drug Rehabilitation and Recovery in the U.S.

Drugs remain a pervasive issue, affecting nearly all aspects of modern life—health, culture, economy, and society—but the growing rehab and recovery options give us the power and hope to fight back against addiction. Share This Infographic On Your Site <p><a href=//drugalcoholrehab.summitestate.com/blog/infographic-understanding-drug-rehabilitation-and-recovery-in-the-u.s.’><img src= ‘//cdn2.hubspot.net/hub/345328/file-2198192898-jpg/Summit_Estate_Graphic.jpg’ alt=Understanding Drug Rehabilitation and Recovery in the U.S. width=”  border=’0′ /></a></p><p>Provided by:…

What Are The Possible Treatment Options For Methamphetamine Addiction

Methamphetamine is a highly addictive substance that has an adverse effect on a person’s mind and body.  Understanding the available methamphetamine treatment options can help you select the type of program that is best suited to address your needs. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Research has shown that traditional methods of addressing substance abuse and drug addiction…