Amphetamines are a common addiction in the United States. They are a kind of drug that are readily available via prescription for ADHD. Adderall, Dexedrine, and Vyvanse are all prescription medications that are made of amphetamine. There are also illicit forms of amphetamine including methamphetamine, more commonly ... Read More
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A Country Built on Amphetamines
While amphetamine use may be getting tons of attention today due to its increased use and abuse in the work place and amongst college students, it actually has been going on since the early 1930s. Amphetamines, you could say, built this country. Whether it was crack, meth, speed, Adderall, Ritalin, etc., the truth is - ... Read More
Methamphetamine is one of the most highly addictive street drug
Breaking Bad-Inspired Blue Meth Found on Streets The treatment specialists at our Broward drug treatment center would like to point out that methamphetamine is one of the most highly addictive and physically damaging street drugs in existence. According to New Mexico authorities, the blue methamphetamine being sold on ... Read More
Can You Be Addicted to Adderall?
Adderall is a drug made up of two central nervous stimulants, amphetamine and dextroamphetamine. People take this drug to improve their focus, reduce impulsivity and control behavior problems. Today, Adderall is one of the most commonly used prescription drugs in the United States. Still, that doesn't mean it doesn't ... Read More
What Is Co-Morbidity?
Any chronic or long-lasting medical condition is challenging, no matter your financial situation. When you add in a secondary condition, it increases the challenge exponentially. Chronic disease requires long-term management strategies to control the symptoms. Concurrent disorders can make it more difficult to get a ... Read More
Drug Rehab Wisconsin
Rehabs in Wisconsin FHE Health is committed to helping people across the state of Wisconsin overcome addiction and achieve long-term sobriety. With an extensive range of services, FHE is equipped to assist residents in any city across the state. FHE programs are designed to help individuals overcome addiction to drugs ... Read More
What Is Delusion Disorder?
Movies and television may portray characters experiencing delusions as part of a storyline or plot. News accounts of individuals acting bizarre and threateningly often describe the person as delusional. Are these accurate descriptions or a stereotype? What is a delusional disorder, and what does it look like? What a ... Read More
Jim Jones and the Tragedy of Jonestown: What Role Drugs Played
If you've ever wondered where the oft light-heartedly used phrase "drinking the Kool-Aid" came from, it's a dark reference to the 1978 Jonestown tragedy, in which hundreds of cult members were convinced by their leader to commit suicide. However, the story of cult leader Jim Jones begins long before this tragedy. Jim ... Read More