All posts tagged Addictions

Harmful Effects of Alcohol on Nervous System

Alcohol, the most dangerous and an alarming problem to the present society is a drug which has got all the legal rights for consumption. This sounds like alcohol has got a legal authority of destroying the health of the people who consumes it. Even though many people are aware about its disadvantages and the adverse […]

Facts about Drug Abuse and Addiction

Drugs are the chemicals, which have susceptible impact on neuro-chemical balance of human brain that effects feelings and actions of an individual. Abusing drugs often or regularly leads to addiction. Although there is no particular age limit for drug addiction, earlier abuse causes more serious drug addiction. Reasons for addiction Every abuser has a different […]

Know About Health Effects of Cocaine

People take drugs in the forms of snort, injection and smoke. Cocaine is powerful nervous system stimulant. In all cases brain’s processing of dopamine is affected. Crack is cocaine hydrochloride powder which is processed to make a rock crystal and generally it can be smoked. Short term effects: When cocaine is taken, it gets involved […]

The Classification of Legal and Illegal Drugs

Drugs changes the behavior of the human being. It changes the body conditions and the functioning of the brain. These also have potential to improve human health. A prescription medicine improves the health and cures the diseases. There is no difference between the prescription (legal) and recreational (illegal) drugs. It is the amount of the […]

Myths About Drug Addiction Treatment

Many people are not aware of the benefits of drug addiction treatment and have wrong notions regarding drug addiction treatment. Few myths and facts regarding drug addiction treatment are: Myth: If you’ve tried one doctor or treatment program, you’ve tried everything. Fact: Every doctor or program may not be the correct fit for a person […]

Short Term Effects Of Systemic Steroids

Oral and injected steroids are medications, which are used to treat infection in the body. When they are taken in oral or injected forms, the course of regulation is referred as systemic. These medicines are widely used to treat variety of diseases, like systemic lupus erythematosus, rheumatoid arthritis, and many other autoimmune diseases. Systemic steroids […]