Mental health issues and drug abuse are so strongly linked that in many cases of addiction it can be difficult to tell which one might have led to the other. People who struggle with mental illness are at a higher risk to develop a substance abuse problem. Those who abuse alcohol or drugs put themselves … Continue reading Mental Health Effects of Rohypnol
There is a strong link between the abuse of methadone and personality disorders. In general, there is a connection between a great number of personality disorders and opioid addictions. The more you know about the true impact of being addicted to methadone, the better equipped you will be to break away from the opioid … Continue reading Can Methadone Cause Personality Disorders?
It can be difficult to ignore the symptoms and effects that pop up when someone you care about abuses alcohol. Every person in the family might be touched by that addiction, and yet everyone in the family might be wondering what in the world they should do in order to make the problem stop. While … Continue reading Four Signs That it is Time to Stage an Alcohol Intervention
Rohypnol is an intermediate-acting benzodiazepine used as a treatment for insomnia and as a pre-anesthetic for surgery. Rohypnol is illegal for purchase or distribution in the United States but is used in other countries.1 Rohypnol is best known as a the “date rape drug.”2 Because it is odorless and colorless Rohypnol can be ground into … Continue reading Can Rohypnol Affect My Memory?
With opiate addiction rates soaring and the cost of treatment out of reach for many, people often search for alternative way out addiction for themselves and their loved ones. Thousands of homeopathic approaches and herbal therapies are one Google search away, promising all manner of detox benefits for opioid addiction.
Rohypnol (generic name: flunitrazepam) is a habit-forming sedative. It is often known by its slang name, “roofies.” It is illegal to sell, use or possess this drug in the United States because of its use as a date-rape drug. However, it is still legal in other parts of the world where it used as a … Continue reading 4 Surprising Facts About Rohypnol Addiction
Your physical health is important. Your emotional health is just as vital to your wellbeing. And methadone can affect your emotional health in many ways. What Is Methadone? Methadone is a synthetic opioid. This means it has similar effects to drugs like heroin and morphine. This may seem counterintuitive, since methadone is most often … Continue reading How Methadone Use Can Affect Emotional Health
By Wesley Gallagher So you’ve decided to quit drugs or alcohol. First off – congrats. This is a big step, and even the decision to stop is a huge leap in the right direction. So, now what? You’ll want to consider all of your options for how to quit and how to continue in your … Continue reading How to Quit Drugs Without Rehab
Rohypnol is a benzodiazepine that works by manipulating brain neurotransmitters to elevate feelings of calm. Rohypnol is illegal to sell, manufacture, prescribe or use in the United States. Rohypnol is used in other countries as a pre-anesthetic prior to surgery and as a treatment for insomnia. Rohypnol is a powerful tranquilizer several times more potent … Continue reading Violence and Rohypnol
Telehealth is an emerging field that allows patients to see a healthcare provider or attend a group therapy session from a remote location via their computer or mobile device. Instead of physically going to an office or meeting place, patients can talk with their group, counselor, or doctor over a secure internet connection, usually with … Continue reading What Is Telehealth Addiction Treatment?