Categoria: Sober living

PCP overdose: Effects, treatment, first aid and more

Set 27 2023

Unless you are willing to admit that you have a problem and want to do something about it, treatment will not be successful. Once you have decided to seek help, the next step is to find a treatment program that can address your specific needs. The safest place to detox from PCP is in a

Suicide Attempts: How Does the Acute Use of Alcohol Affect Suicide Intent?

Nov 18 2021

Figure 1 indicates the impact of alcohol abuse and misuse on suicide risk and the importance of the detection and treatment of alcohol use disorders for suicide prevention. Therefore, suicide prevention should focus on the diagnosis and treatment of alcoholism [63] and other substance-related disorders. In view of the strong link between alcoholism and suicide,

Substance Use Disorder SUD: Symptoms & Treatment

Ott 18 2021

An opiate (narcotic) drug processed from morphine and extracted from certain poppy plants. Heroin comes in a white or brownish powder, or a black sticky substance known as “black tar heroin.” Often “cut” with other drugs or substances such as sugar or powdered milk. User is unaware how much actual heroin is being used, creating

Fentanyl Withdrawal & Detox

Set 15 2020

It also takes time to change behavior and patterns that homeless substance users have, Chaffins said, so five days of detox and 28 days of inpatient treatment isn’t enough. Karla Norzagaray, a peer counselor in Tucson, Arizona, who has been in recovery for two years, said she’s seeing many construction and landscaping workers struggling with opioid