Making amends in recovery promotes healing and allows the individual to apologize for any hurt they may have caused during their addiction. Visit us here to learn how you can make amends in addiction recovery.
Alcohol-induced myopathy symptoms are just some of the many health problems that can occur as a result of excessive alcohol consumption. Visit us here to learn more about alcohol myopathy and our addiction treatments.
Treatment for a heroin addiction begins with safely detoxing from this substance. The symptoms of heroin withdrawal can be so powerful that medical care is needed for a successful detox. Learn more from the treatment experts at Banyan Treatment Center.
Heroin suppresses the central nervous system and its functions like heart rate, respiration, blood pressure, and temperature regulation. It also binds to opioid receptors, increasing chemicals in the brain that are responsible for releasing feelings of pleasure. When this occurs, euphoria comes in and the user is experiencing a “high.” When heroin is abused, a rush of pleasure occurs, and when it is removed, the opposite effect takes place.