a patient describing methadone withdrawal symptoms to a doctor

Methadone Withdrawal Symptoms

Opiate abuse and addiction rates have reached record levels in the United States, resulting in unintentional drug overdoses becoming the most common cause of accidental death in the country. Opiates are highly addictive because they release excessive levels of dopamine, resulting in euphoric highs when abused. And creating awful methadone withdrawal symptoms. Over 15 million…

young adult about to experience marijuana withdrawal symptoms

Can You Experience Marijuana Withdrawal Symptoms?

Presently, marijuana use is legal in ten states. As a result, people mistakenly believe smoking or vaporizing marijuana comes without risk. However, marijuana can be addictive like any other drug. In fact, long-term users often experience marijuana withdrawal when they try quitting. The National Institute on Drug Abuse reports that 11 million young adults smoke…