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Everything You Need To Know About Struggling With Addiction
Addiction is a condition in which a person has a strong, persistent physical and psychological need for a habit-forming substance (such as alcohol, cigarettes, or cocaine) or an activity (such as gambling). The person usually suffers physical or psychological withdrawal symptoms if he is unable to continue getting what ...Read more
Help with unintentional benzodiazepine addiction? Can't find dr who knows anything about slow taper. The ashton manuel? Anyone?
It can be: If it is getting in the way of other activities, if it done to the exclusion of trying to develop relationships with actual people, if you feel guilty or bad after orgasm with porn. Most people, both men and women, use pornography sometimes, either when interactive sex isn't possible, or even to enhance sex with other people. If porn replaces human-human contact, then it is a problem. ...Read more
I'm over weight and have an eating problem.I need help and ddon't know where to go. Dr says loose but i can't cause the food addiction.Who can help me?
Ask to speak with: A therapist who specializes in eating disorders. It issue is only part of the problem. A therapist can help upu make healthy life changes (exercise and diet). Keeping track of everything you eat with an app on your phone can help ( it's a simple behavioral modificaton technique). The book, making peace with food, can also help, good luck and let us know how you do. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Narcissistic personality in addition to need for startup high and attention addiction. Does anyone know of treatment?
Psychoanalysis: Question is a bit difficult to comprehend. What is the treatment for a narcissistic personality who craves a "startup high" and "attention?" not clear what a "startup high" means. In any case, it seems to me that the only established treatment for such a person is psychodynamic psychotherapy or psychoanalysis. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How is sex addiction treated? I need help. Im unfaithful and rarely use condoms. I know its wrong, but its like i become someone else when im horny
When sexual: behavior is distressing, it’s important to explore the underlying reasons and treat whatever that might be, which can be many problems. I would suggest that anyone who is distressed by their sexual behavior have an evaluation by a psychiatrist or psychologist, such that they may seek therapy or medications for the issues that are distressing and driving the risky behavior. Please be safe. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Off heavy caffeine addiction.Cravings, i've never experienced.I'm struggling emo& phys to loose or maintain weight.Need safe appetite suppressant.:)?
I need to know an OTC drug to help a friend relax and get through his issues with his heroin and meth addiction. Same effect as alcohol. Thanks.
Drug Withdrawal: First an addict coming off of meth and heroin needs to be observed during withdrawal. There is too much risk in detoxing without medical attention close at hand. There is no otc medication to help one stay safe while detoxing. Your friend needs to be in a safe and medical place for this. ...Read more
Do a family meeting: To engage friends and family members to help support one's treatment for addiction, one should select several friends and family members for a meeting at the beginning of treatment. He should choose people who tend to enjoy helping others during illnesses and crises, yet he may want to avoid being overly demanding of friends and family members. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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