man sitting on bench showing symptoms of a heroin overdose

What Are the Symptoms of Heroin Overdose?

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: January 21, 2022 Updated: January 28, 2022 One of the most dangerous consequences of heroin use is the possibility of an overdose. Taking too much heroin can easily lead to an accelerated heart rate and rapid breathing. As a result, many people die unnecessarily because they didn’t receive timely medical care.…

3 Sober Activities for the Holidays

3 Sober Activities for the Holidays

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: November 23, 2021 Updated: November 24, 2021 If you are in recovery, remaining sober during the holidays can seem challenging, but you are not alone. You may find that alcohol’s presence appears at many festivities or celebrations during the holiday season, but it doesn’t mean you have to consume alcohol to…

What Are the Heroin Overdose Symptoms_

What Are Heroin Overdose Symptoms?

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: November 21, 2021 Updated: November 24, 2021 Heroin is an illegal substance processed from morphine, a naturally occurring substance extracted from certain varieties of poppy plants. This drug can be snorted, smoked, or injected, depending on the user. Heroin quickly binds to opioid receptors as it converts into morphine, creating a…

Why Adderall Is an Abused Drug Among College Students

Why Adderall Is an Abused Drug Among College Students

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Author Colin Moore Colin Moore read more Published: November 19, 2021 Updated: November 24, 2021 Adderall is a prescription stimulant that can treat ADHD or attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder. Those with ADHD typically struggle to focus, making them benefit from using a stimulant like Adderall. It allows them to be calm and attentive by…

What Is Speedball

What Is a Speedball?

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: November 15, 2021 Updated: November 24, 2021 Polydrug use can put you at considerable risk for drug intoxication, a common reason for emergency hospital visits. Combined drug intoxication can be fatal and has claimed countless lives. One of the most common drug combinations that can cause combined drug intoxication is mixing…

3 Benefits of Dual Diagnosis for Your Mental Health

3 Benefits of Dual Diagnosis for Your Mental Health

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: November 13, 2021 Updated: November 24, 2021 Struggling with a drug or alcohol addiction is always challenging. However, those who deal with more than one issue may find themselves in a uniquely demanding predicament. Recovery from two or more elements, whether drugs or a mental illness, requires a custom-built and highly…

3 Signs Your Loved One Is Addicted to Heroin

3 Signs Your Loved One Is Addicted to Heroin

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Author Colin Moore Colin Moore read more Published: November 11, 2021 Updated: November 24, 2021 Untreated heroin addiction can present many dangers. Therefore, a comprehensive heroin addiction rehab is necessary if you suspect a loved one has a problem. Bayview Recovery is located in Tacoma, Washington, and offers highly individualized care to…