man in darkened room experiencing cocaine withdrawal symptoms

Cocaine Withdrawal Symptoms

A highly addictive stimulant, cocaine produces potent withdrawal symptoms that may be hard to recognize. Withdrawal from cocaine doesn’t present the physical, life-threatening symptoms that people can suffer when they withdraw from other addictive drugs like heroin. Cocaine addiction withdrawal symptoms are primarily behavioral and psychological, but they can still lead to lasting damage if…

individual holding up a pill and explaining the signs of prescription drug abuse in a loved one

Signs of Prescription Drug Abuse in a Loved One

Prescription drug abuse is a serious public health hazard. In 2020 alone, over 16 million Americans abused prescription medications or took them other than what they were prescribed. This could mean taking more than the prescribed amount of medication, taking medication that wasn’t prescribed to you, becoming addicted to prescription drugs, or even overdosing. Prescription…