Who Is ‘Johnny The Healer’?

Who Is ‘Johnny The Healer’?

What if somebody told you it was possible to “cure” addiction using no pharmaceutical drugs, without the individual going through withdrawal and without substituting another substance? Well, there would be a lot of things you could say to that, but regardless of the specific element that appears the most implausible, you would probably be right […]

Does Disulfiram Help Cocaine Addicts?

Does Disulfiram Help Cocaine Addicts?

Disulfiram (Antabuse) is a medication developed for the treatment of people affected by longstanding cases of alcoholism. In a study published in March 2014 in the journal Drug and Alcohol Dependence, a team of American and Canadian researchers looked at the potential usefulness of this medication as a treatment for certain people affected by cocaine […]

Help For The Loved Ones Of An Addict

Help For The Loved Ones Of An Addict

When an individual is struggling with addiction they may be able to hide their behaviors for many months before their friends and family discover the problem, and it may be hard to convince the addict that they need treatment. A family member may be unable to determine what level of problem exists, preventing them from […]