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Month: January 2020

Marijuana Use and Abuse

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”4.0.9″ custom_padding=”0px||0px|||”][et_pb_row _builder_version=”4.0.9″ custom_padding=”0px|||||”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”4.0.9″][et_pb_image src=”https://mlzivs9yjwd7.i.optimole.com/o5GDWzs-MUZvZoNq/w:auto/h:auto/q:auto/https://live-everlast-recovery-centers.pantheonsite.io/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/iStock-1175919957.jpg” _builder_version=”4.0.9″][/et_pb_image][et_pb_text _builder_version=”4.0.9″] Common Questions About Marijuana [/et_pb_text][et_pb_text _builder_version=”4.0.9″ hover_enabled=”0″] Is Marijuana Addictive? Marijuana (“cannabis” or “weed”) is a mind-altering drug that contains many compounds.1 The one most known for causing its effects is delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol or THC. According to the U. S. Drug Enforcement Agency, marijuana is …

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Defining Classes of Drugs

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Flexeril Abuse and Addiction

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”4.0.9″ custom_padding=”0px||0px|||”][et_pb_row _builder_version=”4.0.9″ custom_padding=”0px|||||”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”4.0.9″][et_pb_image src=”https://mlzivs9yjwd7.i.optimole.com/o5GDWzs-HDrhetZ6/w:auto/h:auto/q:auto/https://live-everlast-recovery-centers.pantheonsite.io/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/iStock-1146913468.jpg” _builder_version=”4.0.9″][/et_pb_image][et_pb_text _builder_version=”4.0.9″] Flexeril is a skeletal muscle relaxant; its generic name is cyclobenzaprine. It’s typically prescribed for pain relief for acute back or neck pain, or to treat muscle spasms and increase functioning.1 Abuse of Flexeril can require inpatient addiction treatment and therapy at a rehab …

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LSD Addiction and Treatment

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”4.0.9″ custom_padding=”0px||0px|||”][et_pb_row _builder_version=”4.0.9″ custom_padding=”0px||0px|||”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”4.0.9″][et_pb_image src=”https://mlzivs9yjwd7.i.optimole.com/o5GDWzs-kkk7mXV0/w:auto/h:auto/q:auto/https://live-everlast-recovery-centers.pantheonsite.io/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/iStock-1124445142.jpg” _builder_version=”4.0.9″ hover_enabled=”0″][/et_pb_image][et_pb_text _builder_version=”4.0.9″ hover_enabled=”0″] Here’s What You Need to Know About LSD Abuse Lysergic acid diethylamide, more commonly known as “LSD,” “acid,” or “blotter,” is a classical hallucinogen drug. It was accidentally discovered in 1938 by Albert Hofmann, a chemist working for Sandoz Pharmaceutical. It’s made …

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Baclofen Use and Abuse

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”4.0.9″ custom_padding=”0px||0px|||”][et_pb_row _builder_version=”4.0.9″ custom_padding=”0px||0px|||”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”4.0.9″][et_pb_image src=”https://mlzivs9yjwd7.i.optimole.com/o5GDWzs-dgGfbkfT/w:auto/h:auto/q:auto/https://live-everlast-recovery-centers.pantheonsite.io/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/iStock-880552112.jpg” _builder_version=”4.0.9″][/et_pb_image][et_pb_text _builder_version=”4.0.9″] Baclofen is the generic name for a class of medications known as skeletal muscle relaxants. This prescription drug is used to treat pain and certain types of muscle stiffness and tightness that result from multiple sclerosis, spinal cord injuries, or other spinal cord conditions. …

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Porn Addiction

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”4.0.9″ custom_padding=”0px||0px|||”][et_pb_row _builder_version=”4.0.9″ custom_padding=”0px||0px|||”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”4.0.9″][et_pb_image src=”https://mlzivs9yjwd7.i.optimole.com/o5GDWzs-TNcPjaWH/w:auto/h:auto/q:auto/https://live-everlast-recovery-centers.pantheonsite.io/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/iStock-1087169152.jpg” _builder_version=”4.0.9″][/et_pb_image][et_pb_text _builder_version=”4.0.9″ custom_margin=”||10px||false|false”] Defining Porn Addiction  Behavioral addictions are still fairly new territory for mental health professionals and researchers. Porn addiction, one of the types of hypersexual disorders, is gaining wider acceptance in the mental health community. It’s estimated that hypersexual disorders affect three to six …

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Percocet Addiction

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”4.0.9″ custom_padding=”0px||0px|||”][et_pb_row _builder_version=”4.0.9″ custom_padding=”0px|||||”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”4.0.9″][et_pb_image src=”https://mlzivs9yjwd7.i.optimole.com/o5GDWzs-ncMVJ-pg/w:auto/h:auto/q:auto/https://live-everlast-recovery-centers.pantheonsite.io/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/iStock-1157902526.jpg” _builder_version=”4.0.9″][/et_pb_image][et_pb_text _builder_version=”4.0.9″ hover_enabled=”0″] Is Percocet Addictive? Percocet is a narcotic pain reliever that contains oxycodone and acetaminophen.1 The combination of the two medications helps to reduce pain as well as reduce fever.2 This drug can be an effective pain reliever after surgery or a traumatic injury. However, …

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