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Prescription Pill Addiction

Playing With Fire Prescription medication is one of the biggest double-edged swords of our time. Countless previously incurable diseases can now be cured or at the very least averted with a simple meeting with a doctor and a trip to a pharmacy. Living in crippling pain is no longer a grim certainty, and those who… View more

Gambling and Addiction

Gambling and Addiction Risk-taking behavior is an inherent part of any serious addict. Against all odds, they will continuously tempt fate in the pursuit of their next fix. Many abusers of substances lose money, relationships, their health or their lives as they struggle to maintain a lifestyle that is physically, spiritually and emotionally crippling. These… View more

Alcohol Withdrawals

What are Alcohol Withdrawals? Alcohol withdrawals are a serious condition. Alongside benzodiazepines, alcohol is the only substance that can kill the user from withdrawals. This has to do with alcohol’s effect on the GABA centers on the brain. Sudden deprivation of alcohol can send the user into life-threatening seizures. It is highly advised to seek… View more