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5 Benefits of Methadone Treatment

Added By Liberty Health Services Liberty Health Services Meet The Editorial Team Published: February 1, 2023 Updated: January 18, 2023 Addiction is a mental health disorder that affects tens of millions of men and women each year. While there is no cure for addiction, treatment centers combine medication with behavioral therapy to effectively treat the…

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Cocaine vs. Crack

Added By Liberty Health Services Liberty Health Services Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 31, 2023 Updated: December 29, 2022 According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), in 2019, cocaine was responsible for 1 in 5 overdose deaths. Illegal stimulants like cocaine and crack are very dangerous. While there are some differences…

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Is Crack Cocaine Deadly?

Added By Liberty Health Services Liberty Health Services Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 30, 2023 Updated: December 29, 2022 Crack is a crystallized form of cocaine that produces a more intense sensation than other drugs. Is crack deadly? In high enough doses, abusing crack can increase your body temperature to dangerous levels and can…

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Why Is Crack Cocaine Dangerous?

Added By Liberty Health Services Liberty Health Services Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 27, 2023 Updated: December 29, 2022 Smoking crack creates a near-instantaneous high that can be very addicting, especially for those with depression or other mental health disorders. Why is crack dangerous? Abusing crack cocaine can lead to psychological impairment and several…

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What Is Crack Cocaine?

Added By Liberty Health Services Liberty Health Services Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 25, 2023 Updated: December 29, 2022 Smoking crack creates a near-instantaneous high that can be very addicting, especially for those with depression or other mental health disorders. Why is crack dangerous? Abusing crack cocaine can lead to psychological impairment and several…

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Can Benzos Be Deadly?

Added By Liberty Health Services Liberty Health Services Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 20, 2023 Updated: December 29, 2022 Benzodiazepines are a type of depressant that can treat anxiety disorders, seizures, insomnia, and other disorders. Can benzos be deadly? When people take more than prescribed or take it with alcohol or other drugs, there…

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Benzodiazepine vs. Opiods

Added By Liberty Health Services Liberty Health Services Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 19, 2023 Updated: December 29, 2022 Benzodiazepines and opioids are both central nervous system depressants that can treat pain, anxiety, insomnia, and other neurological disorders. It is important to understand the differences between benzos vs. opioids if you are taking one…

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Can Opiates Be Deadly?

Added By Liberty Health Services Liberty Health Services Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 18, 2023 Updated: December 29, 2022 Opiates are an effective pain medication for treating moderate to severe pain that also comes with a high risk of developing an addiction. Can opiates be deadly? Abusing opiates can cause death in certain situations.…

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Opioid Effects on the Brain

Added By Liberty Health Services Liberty Health Services Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 17, 2023 Updated: December 26, 2022 Opioid effects on the brain are well-known today, as are how addicting these drugs can be. Despite this, millions of people continue to abuse opioids every day. The calming and euphoric effects opioids produce are…