Addiction Recovery Blog
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A Look at THC-O and Its Effects THC-O or Tetrahydrocannabinol-O-acetate is a non-natural cannabinoid, meaning it is not found naturally in a hemp plant. This
Eyes on Shrooms: The Effect of Shrooms and Other Substances on the Eyes
When it comes to substance abuse, the adage “the eyes are windows to the soul,” rings especially true. When a person is under the influence,
When Your High Do Your True Feelings Come Out?
Table of Contents1 Are High Words Sober Thoughts2 Why Euphoria Makes It Difficult for Some People To Overcome Addiction2.1 Opioids2.2 Stimulants2.3 Marijuana3 Substances Most Likely
What Prescribed and Nonprescribed Drugs Cause Dilated Pupils?
Dilated pupils, also known as mydriasis, are a common side effect of taking prescription and nonprescription medications. This is when the pupils expand in size,
Understanding the Relationship Between Alcohol and Vertigo
Many people feel dizzy when they drink too much alcohol. This is known as vertigo. Vertigo is very dangerous in certain situations, and it can
How Long Does Suboxone Block Opiates?
Today, treatment centers often use what is called medication-assisted treatment, or MAT, for treating opiate addiction. This involves substituting a similar medication instead of completely
Is it OK to Drink Non-alcoholic Beers While in Recovery?
The short answer is: It depends. What works for one person in recovery might not work for other folks. Also, what might work one day
How long does Suboxone stay in your system?
The opioid epidemic is still going strong. The main drivers of this crisis are synthetic opioids, causing most overdose deaths. In 2020, 91,799 people overdosed
How Long Does Fentanyl Stay In Your System?
In recent years, substance abuse has risen to epidemic proportions in the U.S., according to several studies, one of which comes from the National Institutes