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What are the effects of drug/substance abuse?
11 doctors weighed in

Dr. Pamela Pappas
Psychiatry
8 doctors agree
In brief: It depends
Specific physiological effects depend on the particular drug and amount being used.
But no matter what the substance, an addicted person generally ends up with problems in both work and relationships because of pursuing substance use above all else. There are often lies about substance use as well as intoxication that conflict with social roles. There can be neglect of job, parenting, and more.

In brief: It depends
Specific physiological effects depend on the particular drug and amount being used.
But no matter what the substance, an addicted person generally ends up with problems in both work and relationships because of pursuing substance use above all else. There are often lies about substance use as well as intoxication that conflict with social roles. There can be neglect of job, parenting, and more.
Dr. Pamela Pappas
Dr. Pamela Pappas
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Dr. Ricardo Borrego
Anesthesiology
In brief: Devastating
Drug and/or substance abuse can affect one mentally, physically, and emotionally.
If you or someone you love is suffering from either of these get them some help now! ultimately the abuse will ruin ones life. Call for the only patented, confidential, outpatient treatment. Clarity 248-562-7284 get your life back.

In brief: Devastating
Drug and/or substance abuse can affect one mentally, physically, and emotionally.
If you or someone you love is suffering from either of these get them some help now! ultimately the abuse will ruin ones life. Call for the only patented, confidential, outpatient treatment. Clarity 248-562-7284 get your life back.
Dr. Ricardo Borrego
Dr. Ricardo Borrego
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1 comment
Dr. Adam Front
Rapid detox under sedation is highly controversial and marketing "Clarity" or anything like it in this way on an informational web site is irresponsible and predatory. It is not sufficient treatment for addiction and the cost is usually not warranted. This type of treatment is often marketed as a cure-all, which it is not. Patients who believe the marketing hype often relapse quickly and repeatedly. Normal detox protocols as practiced at most treatment programs are not painless, but the more important thing is how to stay stopped and not relapse once detoxed. This requires ongoing support from others who are successfully living drug-free and the hard work of personal emotional growth work. Twelve step groups are the most common way to do this but there are alternative support groups as well, and excellent treatment programs in most areas. I am sorry to so forcefully disagree with Dr. Borrego, but this type of marketing is NOT what this website is designed for.
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