a person pouring cough syrup on a spoon to participate in cough syrup abuse

Cough Syrup Abuse

Your medicine cabinet may cause the death of your teen, due to cough syrup abuse. It may surprise parents and caretakers to know that their medicine cabinet filled with seemingly harmless OTC (over the counter) cough syrups, can be life-threatening for your teens, and they’ll need a substance abuse treatment center in Portland Oregon. The…

a pill of prescription drugs and suboxone side effects

Suboxone Side Effects

Dealing with drug addiction is a difficult situation. On the one hand, you know that withdrawing is absolutely necessary. On the other hand, you know that doing so will be uncomfortable. Going through the withdrawal is what causes many people to avoid taking that first step to quit drugs. However, new medications are available that…

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How To Control Anxiety

Anxiety disorders are among the most common mental health disorders in the United States. In fact, approximately 40 million people have some form of anxiety disorder. This could include generalized anxiety disorder, social anxiety disorder, panic disorder, and so on. Many people find living with this disorder is crippling. Learning how to control anxiety will…

a woman discussing her pain medication addiction

Do I Need Pain Medication Addiction Treatment?

Pain medication addiction is a serious problem so if you think you might need treatment, you’re in the right place. If you’re already thinking about adjusting your pain pill intake then it’s likely you’ll need treatment from a painkiller addiction rehab. Noticing your relationship with pain medication has got out of hand is a big part…

a man talking to his doctor about morphine withdrawals

Morphine Withdrawal Symptoms to Know

Morphine is one of the strongest opiates prescribed to patients, which makes it highly addictive and can lead to drug dependency. Morphine is so strong in fact that it can cause intense morphine withdrawal if a patient that becomes highly dependent tries to quit. This is why many attend a morphine addiction rehab center. Withdrawal symptoms…

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The Difference Between ADD Vs ADHD

Attention deficit disorder (ADD) and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are often used mutually. There are some important differences between ADD vs ADHD. It is important to know what they are if a family member is being treated for either of these conditions. The most important reason to distinguish between the two conditions is for…