Dangers and Side-effects of Smoking and Snorting Adderall

Adderall is a stimulant prescription medication that belongs to a group of drugs called amphetamines. It is typically prescribed to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and narcolepsy symptoms. Adderall is also often abused to increase energy and mental focus or for a pleasurable ‘high’ when taken in larger doses. Adderall works by stimulating the…


Loving an Addict

If your partner is addicted to drugs or alcohol, you may feel exhausted, hopeless, and frustrated. As a chronic disease, addiction takes its toll on any relationship, especially the closest ones. For many people, the best thing to do may be to leave the relationship, particularly if you are experiencing any kind of physical, verbal,…

signs and symptoms of bipolar disorder

Signs and Symptoms of Bipolar Disorder

Despite a negative stigma, bipolar disorder is a widespread mental illness. In fact, over 5 million Americans are living with bipolar disorder. The signs and symptoms of bipolar disorder include intense periods of mania contrasted by depressive lows and, at times, simultaneous ups and downs that can be mentally debilitating without getting help for bipolar…

long term effects of heroin abuse

Long-Term Effects of Heroin Abuse

Heroin is an illicit, powerful, and often deadly drug that can quickly and drastically destroy everything you hold dear in your life. The adverse long-term effects of heroin abuse include altering your emotional state, changing the function of your brain forever, and destroying your physical appearance. While the short-term effects can be tragic, the many…