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What is Crystal Meth Psychosis?

Crystal Meth psychosis is similar to acute paranoid schizophrenia.  People who use this stimulant while also using alcohol or marijuana are at greater risk of developing bizarre thoughts or behaviors known as psychosis. Acute paranoid schizophrenia is defined by the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV) as “a …

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Preventing a Relapse from Occurring

Preventing a relapse from occurring is not going to be the easiest thing you’ve ever done. In fact, recovering addicts are faced with this challenge daily after completing rehab. Each day, you must apply the skills you learned in rehab to cope with triggers and avoid relapse. But, it can …

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How Does Adderall Relate to Meth?

The similarities between the effects of Adderall and Meth are one of today’s most controversial subjects in the medical profession.  Some highly …

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Effects of Crystal Meth

Methamphetamine is an addictive stimulant that comes in a crystalized powder form.  Hence, the name crystal meth.  Most meth users prefer to …