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How Can I Tell if Someone I Know is on Drugs?

When someone is on drugs, it usually involves highly addictive substances such as cocaine, heroin, and meth. If you have friends, family, or a loved one that you think is using drugs, you have every reason to worry. Drug abuse leads to unhealthy behaviors that ruin a person’s life. Even worse, it affects people of […]
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Enabler

What is an Enabler? The reality is that most people who have a drug addiction or who suffer from alcohol abuse have an enabler in their lives. This could be family members, a partner, a friend, a codependent, or another loved one close to them who contributes to their poor behavior instead of considering their […]
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Trazodone High

What is Trazodone? Trazodone is a drug used to treat major depressive disorder (MDD). It is sold under many brand names, including Desyrel and Oleptro.  The drug is in a class of medications called serotonin modulators. Trazodone works by increasing the serotonin levels in the body, a natural substance in that brain that maintains mental […]
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What Does Meth Smell Like?

What is Meth (Methamphetamine)? Meth is short for methamphetamine, a powerful and highly addictive stimulant that affects the central nervous system (CNS). The legal version of meth, Desoxyn, can be prescribed to obese patients to help them lose weight. The street version of meth, which is highly addictive and dangerous, is not legal.  Desoxyn is […]
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Getting High Without Drugs

13 Ways to Get High Without Drugs or Alcohol Did you know that there are at least 13 ways to get high without alcohol or drugs? Many products that produce a high can be found in your home and are often easily accessible to your children. Legal Ways Teens Get High: What Parents Should Look […]
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How Long Does Ambien Stay in Your System?

What is Ambien? Ambien is the brand name of a drug known as Zolpidem, a sedative-hypnotic medication. It is a sleep aid drug that treats insomnia, which refers to difficulty falling or staying asleep. People take Ambien on an empty stomach to help them fall asleep easier or to help them stay asleep without interruptions. […]
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How Long Does Meth Stay in Your System?

Methamphetamine stays in your system for approximately: Urine: 1-10 days Blood: 1-3 days Saliva: 1-4 days Hair: Up to 90 days The amount of time that meth stays in your system depends on the dose ingested, frequency of use, and your body’s ability to process it. What is Meth? Methamphetamine is the second most popular […]
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3 Things You Can Do If Your Partner Is An Alcoholic

Whether you're dating, married, or have another type of relationship, loving an alcoholic will take its toll on you. Partners of alcoholics experience both short-term and long-lasting adverse effects. Partners, lovers, and spouses often experience emotional abuse, which can escalate to physical violence. This can lead to several serious issues, including: Mental disorders Physical health […]
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