Identifying Depression

Tips for Identifying Depression

Commonly hidden mood disorders can show up in unexpected ways which is why it helps to have some tips to identify depression. Some ways it manifests are not always obvious so it helps to have a way of identifying the issue. Depression Checklist A study from Manitoba compared screening tools and found having a reliable Read More…

Treatment Options for the Deaf

According to studies, individuals with a disability are at a higher risk of abusing drugs and alcohol. This is also true for individual who are deaf or hard of hearing. Why is that? Part of this phenomenon can be attributed to the stress of living with such a disability, and also that they might not Read More…

Treating Young Adults Facing Addiction

Surveys show that young adults between the ages of 18 to 25 are more likely to abuse drugs, more than any other age group. It is a fact that different demographics require different approaches to addiction treatment. Young adults have their own sets of habits and psychology, therefore putting them in the same treatment program Read More…

What Does Snorting Adderall Do To You

If an individual has been snorting Adderall, or they have been thinking about snorting Adderall, then they must learn about the effects it could have on the body. Snorting Adderall has negative side effects, including addiction. The Immediate Effects of Snorting Adderall When Adderall is snorted it releases a large concentrated dose of dextroamphetamine and Read More…

Learn About Ritalin

Ritalin is the brand name for Methylphenidate, which is similar to amphetamine. Ritalin is a central nervous system stimulant and is used to treat ADHD and narcolepsy. In the United States it is classified as a Schedule 2 controlled substance. Ritalin comes in sustained or extended release formulas, and can have different brand names. Effects Read More…