The Colorado Substance Abuse Helpline has a frequently updated blog which includes information covering the latest updates in substance abuse treatments, medical developments and discoveries. The mission is to inform viewers through an active outlet on current news in the area of substance abuse. Feel free to browse through the blog posts or search the website for more information.
01-22 | By Rachael
Withdrawal from a drug can make one feel anxious and lost. It is likely that the person experiences change in the mood as well. This could be the case of a substance-induced disorder. The chemicals present in the substances, if used or abused, affect the person’s thoughts, actions, and emotions. It can be diagnosed if […]Continue Reading
01-15 | By Rachael
Gender disparity, as it is often alleged, is not just limited to workplaces or households, as even drugs react differently depending on one’s sex, according to a study published in journal Radiology. In fact, other animals are no different from human beings as far as drugs’ gender-based impact is concerned.Continue Reading
01-08 | By Rachael
While many people drink alcohol, try tobacco and engage in other substances every day, not everyone becomes dependent or addicted. Although it can be difficult to predict who is likely to develop an addiction to any one substance, there are certain risk factors that may make someone more likely to develop a dependency or an […]Continue Reading