The Dangers of Fentanyl Addiction

Fentanyl is an opiate that is used for pain relief. While it is related to other opioid prescription painkillers, it is far stronger than many of them, extremely addictive and deadly. What does Fentanyl do? Like other opioids, Fentanyl increases the production of dopamine. As … Read more

The Dangers of Process Addictions

When you first hear the term addiction, chances are that your mind wanders immediately to substance addictions. Addictions to drugs, alcohol, and even herbal supplements are often considered the most dangerous problems treated at San Diego drug treatment centers. And, while these addictions are certainly … Read more

Is There Love Addiction?

When most people think of addiction, the first thing that comes to mind is substance addiction: addiction to drugs or alcohol. However, substance addiction is only one class of addiction. Behavioral addictions, such as love addiction, are another class entirely. Unfortunately, behavioral addictions such as … Read more