Coping With Sleep Issues in Recovery
Addiction significantly impacts sleep. People in active alcohol addiction may think drinking is the only way they can fall asleep (I did), but alcohol is associated with sleep disturbances and related disorders like sleep apnea. 25-72% of people in treatment for alcohol use disorder report sleep problems. Cocaine, on the other hand, can cause insomnia. […]
What to Expect in a Cocaine Rehab Program
Cocaine can have profound effects on a person and their loved ones. While it may seem less common than other illicit drugs today, cocaine adversely affects people from all walks of life. For many, deciding to go to cocaine rehab can be an overwhelming decision. However, a cocaine addiction detox center is the safest, most […]
Am I Addicted to Cocaine?
People use cocaine every day. While some may consider the popular stimulant a popular party drug of the 80s and 90s, it is just as prevalent today. In fact, many people take cocaine to increase productivity and enhance focus at work or school. Unfortunately, cocaine is highly addictive and hard to stop using without clinical […]
Cocaine Effects on the Brain
Like other stimulants, cocaine can have lasting effects on a person’s brain and body. While people may think of cocaine as a party drug from a bygone era, it’s commonly used today. Contrary to popular belief, many people who use cocaine live relatively normal lives. This can make it challenging to know what someone is […]