Sports, Pain Management and Addiction: A Vicious Cycle

Dangerous prescription drugs

Sports, Pain Management and Addiction: A Vicious Cycle Athletes face a large amount of pressure when it comes to their bodies: Making sure it is in peak shape at all times and being able to perform at an elite level. Most athletes train their entire lives for their careers, for which they only have a… Continue reading Sports, Pain Management and Addiction: A Vicious Cycle

What Are The Most Addictive Prescription Drugs?

Addiction to opioids

What Are The Most Addictive Prescription Drugs? Misuse of addictive prescription drugs is on the rise, and the numbers are higher now than ever. Addiction to opioids knows no bounds: You can become addicted to opioids even through a legitimate prescription from a doctor. Opioid addiction can take hold quickly, making it essential to know… Continue reading What Are The Most Addictive Prescription Drugs?

What Are The Most Addictive Prescription Drugs?

What Are The Most Addictive Prescription Drugs?

What Are The Most Addictive Prescription Drugs? Prescription drugs are a very effective medical tool when used as directed. They can relieve pain symptoms, alleviate anxiety, aid in sleep, and much more for people who need it. As helpful as they can be, they are also extremely dangerous and addictive. Addiction to opioids can form… Continue reading What Are The Most Addictive Prescription Drugs?

Symptoms and Signs of Pill Addiction

Symptoms and Signs of Pill Addiction

Symptoms and Signs of Pill Addiction Prescription medications can be helpful tools when used in the short term for specific issues. After surgery or significant injury, over-the-counter medications aren’t strong enough to ease the pain and make an individual feel comfortable while in recovery. In addition, anxiety medications can help individuals live more normal, happy… Continue reading Symptoms and Signs of Pill Addiction

Prescription Drug Abuse: Addiction, Types, and Treatment

Prescription Drug Abuse: Addiction, Types, and Treatment

Prescription Drug Abuse: Addiction, Types, and Treatment Anytime an individual is prescribed dangerous prescription drugs, they run the risk of becoming addicted to them. Unfortunately, prescription drug abuse isn’t just for people who have been prescribed them, either—they’ve become the substance of choice for many, including teens. Keep reading to learn more about prescription drug… Continue reading Prescription Drug Abuse: Addiction, Types, and Treatment

Prescription Pill Abuse: Symptoms of Opioid Abuse

Prescription Pill Abuse: Symptoms of Opioid Abuse

Prescription Pill Abuse: Symptoms of Opioid Abuse Opioids are a prescription medication used to treat pain. While they can be a helpful medical tool, they are also extremely addictive. Opioid addiction knows no bounds — no matter someone’s age, gender, socioeconomic class, or upbringing — addiction can happen to anybody. If you are concerned that… Continue reading Prescription Pill Abuse: Symptoms of Opioid Abuse

Symptoms of Stimulant Prescription Pill Abuse

Symptoms of Stimulant Prescription Pill Abuse

Symptoms of Stimulant Prescription Pill Abuse Watching a loved one suffer from addiction can be one of the hardest things to go through. So can realizing that you, yourself, are experiencing addiction and may need to get outside help. Although prescription stimulants are prescribed to treat medical conditions and help many of its users live… Continue reading Symptoms of Stimulant Prescription Pill Abuse

Symptoms of Prescription Pill Abuse: Benzodiazapine

Symptoms of Prescription Pill Abuse: Benzodiazapine

Symptoms of Prescription Pill Abuse: Benzodiazapine Benzodiazepines are a medication prescribed for a wide range of medical conditions, including anxiety, insomnia, seizures, muscle relaxation, and even alcohol withdrawal. While Benzodiazepines can be a helpful tool in treating these conditions, they are also dangerous and highly addictive. If you are suspecting that you or someone you… Continue reading Symptoms of Prescription Pill Abuse: Benzodiazapine

A Guide to the Symptoms of Opioid Addiction

A Guide to the Symptoms of Opioid Addiction

A Guide to the Symptoms of Opioid Addiction Opioids are a dangerous drug that nearly 2 million people across the United States are addicted to. This means that one in three people know someone who is addicted to opioids or are addicted to opioids themselves. They can be found as prescription medication, or as illegal… Continue reading A Guide to the Symptoms of Opioid Addiction