Methamphetamine Effect on the Brain

Methamphetamine Effect on the Brain

Methamphetamine is a stimulant drug that is powerful and highly addictive which can cause irregular heartbeat, psychosis, and heart failure. This drug can also do some permanent brain damage while other parts of the brain can be healed. It is important to know just how much damage methamphetamine can do to your brain so that…

Major Classes of Antidepressants

Major Classes of Antidepressants

Serotonin is the brain’s feel-good chemical, norepinephrine is connected to how alert you feel, and dopamine is the reward center of the brain. Not enough of any of these neurotransmitters is what causes depression. It is important to learn about the different classes of antidepressants so you can better decide which one is best for…

Journaling to Help with Depression

Journaling to Help with Depression

Journaling can be a great outlet for your emotions. It can be hard to express what you mean into words when you speak to someone. By writing in a journal, you can organize your thoughts and be aware of what triggers your depression to get better. Journaling can put you on the path of self-discovery.…

What the Meth High Feels Like

What the Meth High Feels Like

Meth is a very powerful and addictive drug that is supposed to be used to treat ADHD but can cause irregular heartbeat, euphoria, and heart failure. Meth can give people pleasant feelings, especially during times of stress, but the negative side effects are generally ignored. It is important that you go to treatment to relieve…

How to Celebrate the Fourth of July Sober

How to Celebrate the Fourth of July Sober

The fourth of July is the time to celebrate the birth of our country. It is not necessary to celebrate while you are under the influence. You can enjoy yourself this fourth of July by being around your family and friends and participating in fun that you will always remember. One way to have fun…