What Alcohol Withdrawal is Like for Women vs Men?

2018-05-05T16:47:19+00:00May 20th, 2018|Alcoholism|

Alcohol withdrawal affects everyone differently. The withdrawal of alcohol depends on how long the drinking problem has occurred and how much alcohol has been consumed. The withdrawal symptoms can be anything from mild to severe. It can also differ between the sexes. When they are severe, the symptoms can be deadly. Men and women process alcohol in the body differently. This is why alcohol withdrawal will differ as well. The effects of alcoholism has detrimental [...]

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The Loperamide High: All about Poor Man’s Methadone

2018-05-05T16:35:18+00:00May 15th, 2018|Addiction Information|

Loperamide abuse is a new way addicts are getting a hit of opioids. Have you heard about addicts turning to anti-diarrhea drugs if they can’t their hands on painkillers? So what exactly does the likes of this poor man’s methadone have in it? It might surprise you to know that Imodium A-D is actually a poor man’s methadone. Consider this, there are up to 36 million people abusing opioids worldwide. This is based on a [...]

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Klonopin: Why the Controlled Substance Clonazepam is so Readily Abused

2018-05-05T16:26:41+00:00May 10th, 2018|Addiction Information|

In the United States, many adults are suffering from panic and anxiety disorders. Klonopin, also known as clonazepam is one of the drugs that treat mood disorders and illnesses. There are over 40 million people who suffer from some type of anxiety disorder in the US. To sum it up, that is one in five people. As a benzodiazepine,  it is also used to prevent seizures as it can balance brain chemicals in the central [...]

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10 Tips for Handling a DUI in Colorado

2018-05-04T23:56:26+00:00May 5th, 2018|Alcoholism|

When you’ve been caught drinking and driving, you’ll want to know how to handle a DUI. First, it’s important to address that you may have a problem with alcohol if you’re driving under the influence in the first place. Regardless of the outcome of your DUI, you may want to look into getting treatment to avoid this problem in the future. In Colorado, there are two different levels of drinking and driving related offenses. They [...]

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