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Daily affirmations are positive phrases that a person repeats to him or herself through meditation or prayer, each day, that complements the thought process. Daily affirmations are beneficial because they promote a positive mindset and focus on intentions for a fruitful and healthy life. Words
Hyperalgesia is a medical term describing a condition in which the patient has an increased sensitivity to pain. It is often caused by damage to nociceptors (sensory nerve cells) or peripheral nerves. Opioid-induced hyperalgesia is, therefore, pain sensitivity caused by the use of opioids. This
It may take diligence to recognize when a friend or family member is abusing cocaine. Knowing what signs and symptoms to look for is critical, and these will become more severe and obvious over time as the individual falls further and further into addiction. Signs
Gabapentin (Neurontin) is not classified by the Drug Enforcement Administration as a controlled substance, as it is considered to have a relatively low potential for abuse—although it is possible. It is not believed that gabapentin can cause physical dependence, but emotional dependence may occur. If
Quaaludes are sedative drugs that saw the height of recreational use and addiction in the 1970’s and early 1980’s. However, they’ve banned for more than 30 years now. But certainly not every banned drug disappears. So what happened? Why were quaaludes so dangerous, and how