Xanax Addiction

Xanax Addiction

Benzodiazepine Addiction A Brief Introduction to Benzos and Xanax Addiction Benzodiazepines or “benzos” are a classification of drugs consisting of the substances Xanax, Klonopin, Valium, and Ativan among others. These drugs, commonly prescribed for anxiety and panic disorders, can often lead to addiction. Drugs like Xanax are commonly taken orally but can be used sublingually by… View more

Medically Assisted Detox

What is Medically Assisted Detox? The time has finally come. Another addict has become sick and tired of being sick and tired. They seek help through traditional channels and eventually find themselves packing a bag and preparing to change their life for the better. Large amounts of nervous anticipation are often experienced, as the addict… View more

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

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