When Does a Doctor Prescribe Ativan?

When Does a Doctor Prescribe Ativan?

Ativan is a benzodiazepine type medication with the pharmaceutical name lorazepam. It is a central nervous system (CNS) depressant and makes someone feel drowsy and calm. Ativan/lorazepam is most commonly prescribed for anxiety. Unfortunately, it is exceptionally addicting, and many people get addicted to it and develop a tolerance and then physical addiction. Addiction to Ativan means they must use

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DEA Warns Public About Large Amount of Fentanyl Laced Pills Around the US

DEA Warns Public About Large Amount of Fentanyl Laced Pills Around the US

The DEA recently made their first public safety alert announcement in over six years about a massive amount of illegal pills containing Fentanyl and methamphetamine that is surging through the drug neighborhoods in the United States. The product is intended to be a prescription pain killer such as Oxycontin, Percocet, and Dilaudid. The shipments of pills have now been identified

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What Therapy Helps Bipolar Disorder?

What Therapy Helps Bipolar Disorder?

Bipolar disorder is a mental health diagnosis that causes a person to have vast mood swings—the term bipolar references two opposite sets of emotions or mental wellbeing. When a person is experiencing symptoms of bipolar, they are either very motivated and hyper, or they are very depressed and lack energy. The available treatments are effective and allow many people to

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What Foods Improve Mental Health?

What Foods Improve Mental Health?

Having good mental health is more than just not having a mental health disorder. Many people diagnosed with an emotional or mental health condition still feel happy and at ease with their lives. Good mental health is the quality of your thoughts and behaviors, and if your emotions are more often uplifting, they are negative. The scale on how to

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What are the 4 Main Effects of Drugs

What are the 4 Main Effects of Drugs?

So many people use drugs, either illegal or legal, to change how they feel. Then some people use drugs to discover how the drugs will make them think or respond to life. Drug experimentation is often a phase that most people either grow out of or decide they do not like the effects of drugs. Still, many people who use

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What are the Main Causes of Drug Abuse?

What are the Main Causes of Drug Abuse?

The reason people use drugs is to escape how they are feeling or to experiment with how a drug will make them feel. Drug abuse most often begins with experimentation, but at the heart of the matter is still an attempt to feel different. Teenagers and young adults are most often the ones who get curious about trying a drug

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