8 Signs of Cocaine Use and How You Can Help

Every month, an estimated 1.5 million Americans, aged 12 years and above, abuse cocaine every month. The statistics are according to a recent survey carried out by the NSDUH. People that use cocaine describe the high as a pleasurable and euphoric experience. Cocaine stimulates the part of the brain which leads to pleasure. The drug Read More

Cocaine Connections

Cocaine users who try to get treatment for their addiction experience a rather high rate of relapse after completing their time in rehab. Unlike opioids, cocaine does not have any special drugs that aids in the process of quitting, called Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT). This does not mean there are no efforts being made toward Read More

Addiction Treatment Slowly Moves into the 21st Century

One of the most popular methods of treating addiction with a history dating back about one hundred years is faith-based. Programs like Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) and sister organization Narcotics Anonymous (NA) often rely on a core principle of surrendering to a ‘higher power’, often God, though some will say to skeptics that GOD is an Read More

Change the Narrative

In 2019, it’s easy to see a disconnect between how new discoveries in sciences and medicines are disseminated into the public pool of what one might call ‘common knowledge’. While no information will ever have a one-hundred percent coverage where everyone knows that thing and it is the most up-to-date thing no matter how long Read More

Fentanyl Contaminating Cocaine Supplies

Most people aren’t even aware of how bad cocaine is for you. But recently, there has been an uptick in fentanyl overdoses and not all of them are related to heroin and general opioid addictions. The drug has been showing up in overdoses of cocaine users as well. Fentanyl is synthetic opioid, typically used in Read More

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