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Addictions and Substances

This page provides information on the different substances individuals are abusing and becoming addicted to.

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Gambling Addiction and Treatment

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Gambling Addiction and Treatment

If you answered yes to any of the above questions you may have a gambling problem. Many people even though they try hard to bury the thoughts realize deep down their gambling is causing problems in their life. There is help available and you're definitely not alone....  |  Read more

 
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Hallucinogenic Drug Addiction and Treatment

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Hallucinogenic Drug Addiction and Treatment

A hallucinogen is a substance that when used causes a person's perception of what's real to change. When an individual uses a hallucinogenic drug like LSD for example, they see visions that aren't really there. They will hear sounds that don't really exist and they feel sensations that aren't really happening but they are real to the individual using hallucinogens....  |  Read more

 
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Heroin Addiction and Treatment

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Heroin Addiction and Treatment

Heroin is an illegal drug that's made from morphine and abused by many drug users around the world. There are people in all age groups in need of treatment for heroin dependency because of the drugs powerful addictive potential. Most of the time heroin is found in a white or brown powder form but can also be found as black tar heroin which is a sticky black substance. Today heroin is more potent than before and sometimes contains toxic additives that make the already serious consequences of heroin use worse....  |  Read more

 
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LSD Addiction and Treatment

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LSD Addiction and Treatment

LSD is the most potent hallucinogenic drug there is. This man-made drug has been around and abused since the 60's affecting people's lives in all age groups throughout the United States. When a person uses LSD for the purpose of getting high they experience delusional thoughts and unpredictable feelings and experiences. The LSD user experiences visual, audible and physical hallucinations which for some are extremely scary and dangerous....  |  Read more

 
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Marijuana Addiction and Treatment

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Marijuana Addiction and Treatment

Marijuana can be smoked which is the most common form of administration but some people brew it like tea or add it to foods. Marijuana is smoked like a cigarette most of the time and this is referred to as a joint. Some people smoke marijuana through a bong or in a pipe. Sometimes marijuana users empty cigars and fill them with marijuana before smoking them; this is referred to as a blunt. People who smoke blunts sometimes add other drugs to the marijuana like crack cocaine before refilling the cigar....  |  Read more

 
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Crystal Meth Addiction and Treatment

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Crystal Meth Addiction and Treatment

Crystal meth is a form of d-methamphetamine that's smoked and it's odorless and colorless. Crystal meth is an extremely addictive stimulant drug that's man-made and resembles fragments of glass in different sizes. Some people refer to the fragments as shiny bluish-white rocks....  |  Read more