Taking a considerable amount of pills is a sign of a painkiller addiction

Signs of a Painkiller Addiction

When recovering from a severe injury or surgery, painkillers can help one find some relief. When you use them following a physician’s instructions, painkillers can be a sure way of mitigating pain for short periods. Alongside giving pain relief, these painkillers often provide a sense of relaxed euphoria, and if they are used outside of…

Signs Of Addiction

Are You Noticing Some Signs of Addiction In a Family Member?

Signs of addiction are different than symptoms of addiction. Patients describe and experience symptoms, while doctors, friends or relatives may notice signs. Recognizing the signs of substance abuse isn’t always easy. Physical Signs of Addiction Substance abuse has a range of physical effects depending on the substance in question. Most substances eventually build up a…

Woman with hands to face wondering how to tell if someone is high

How to Tell if Someone is High

Knowing how to tell if someone is high isn’t always easy, but it’s important to know the signs so you can help. Addiction is a family disease, which means that many of the loved ones involved have their lives affected as well. Whether it’s your child, spouse, parent, friend or even co-worker, you may begin…