All We Need To Know About Inhalants

What Is An Inhalant? Inhalants are substances that one can inhale to reach a euphoric state. This is typically called a “high.” They are mind-altering and can induce chemicals in the brain to produce these reactions. They are considered an easy way to get high. Household objects can often be used to reach a cheap …

How Does Addiction Start?

Not every person that tries drugs or alcohol gets addicted, so you may be wondering why some do? It’s a good question, and we will try our best to answer it for you. Every person is motivated by pleasure, and little neurotransmitters in our brain regulate the release of pleasure signals called dopamine. Dopamine is …

It Will Ruin Your Life

Substance abuse is harmful on many levels. It harms not only the body, but also the mind and ruins your quality of life. When a person is addicted to drugs, they can lose more than they ever imagined. Drugs can cause a lack of cognition, empathy, and mood control causing people to lash out and …

Addictions and the Body

Substance abuse can completely devastate the human body. Both adults and children are at risk of the damaging effects of alcoholism and substance abuse. Unborn babies in the womb are also highly susceptible to damage from substances. Various functions of the body slow down or stop working altogether with prolonged use, so it’s important to …