View Post

Sample #20

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) reports that 8% of the United States’ adult population has a mental health disorder. If you look at half of those people, they also live with a co-occurring substance use disorder (SUD) or addictive behavior.

Only 16% of those 4 million individuals have sought treatment. On the one hand, you might say that any help is better for a person than going without help. Still, on the other hand, if each of the illnesses included i…

View Post

Sample #19

Depending on who gets asked, some people say methamphetamine has no odor. While others claim the powerful stimulant drug has a subtle chemical smell suggestive of acetone or ammonia. The scent of crystal meth varies, but some people compare the odor to burning plastic, roses, or sulfur. This article will discuss meth, meth labs, and what is identifiable about both.

What Is Crystal Meth?
Crystal methamphetamine is a potent stimulant that people smoke, snort, inject, or swallow. The drug can cause an array of symptoms, such as insomnia, aggression, and agitation, among others.

View Post

Sample #18

There’s a segment of people within our population who misuse drugs and alcohol but skillfully keep their usage covertly tucked away in the shadows. They have a seemingly successful public life with an excellent job, lovely home, sweet family, and pleasant social affairs. They are high-functioning substance users.

They are among the hardest group of people having issues with drug and alcohol consumption to get help. You could be related to one of these people or work with them every day and not know about their vices.