Tag Archives: Misuse

Is It Cheating? Porn and Webcam Encounters

Porn And Webcam Encounters Is It Cheating - Addiction Hope “Thou shalt not commit adultery” can be a bit grayer than the Ten Commandments indicates. Many people wonder if viewing pornography or using a webcam to facilitate sexual experiences is actually cheating. Whether you think of these situations as adultery, if you have a pornography, webcam or other sexual addiction, now is the time to [...]
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What Are The Dangers Of Sleep Aids?

Dangers Of Sleep Aids Nothing To Snooze Over - Addiction Hope According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than 8.5 million people in the U.S. use prescription sleep aids. At a glance, sleep aids can seem like the perfect solution to sleeping problems: Just take a simple pill and fall into a deep sleep within minutes. However, studies show that people who [...]
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Klonopin vs. Xanax: What Makes A Doctor Prescribe One Over The Other?

Klonopin Vs. Xanax Side Effects - Addiction Hope Klonopin and Xanax are two of the most commonly prescribed medications for the treatment of anxiety, and both belong to the drug family known as benzodiazepines. These drugs work by suppressing the central nervous system and effecting GABA (gamma-aminobutyric acid) in the brain. The result is slowed nerve impulses and a powerful calming effect. The [...]
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Shattering The Myths Of Addiction About Adolescents

Shattering Myths Of Addiction - Addiction Hope Contributed by Bayside Marin clinical team member Kathryn Taylor, MA, LPC/MHSP. There are several myths of addiction. One such belief is that only the “bad kids” become addicted to substances. This thought abdicates the responsibility of helping all youth say no to drug abuse. Across the nation, young people are more affected by addiction than [...]
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Carfentanil: Use of the Drug, Signs and Symptoms of Abuse

What Is Carfentanil - Addiction Hope Opioid-based medications are often thought of in terms of use for the consumer, which is mainly for painkilling purposes. Some of the most widely circulated and marketed opioid painkiller medications include brand names such as OxyContin, Vicodin, Percocet, Demerol, etc. While these medications are obtained through the prescription of a qualified physician, many individuals may [...]
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