Benzodiazepines

Benzodiazepines, prescribed to treat anxiety, are often misused. Learn more about the dangers of abusing prescription pills and how to reach out for help.
Drug Addiction

Xanax: How It Affects Your Mind and Body

Xanax is the 5th most prescrived drug in the US. Learn about the effects it can have on the mind and body.
Drug Addiction

How to Recognize Benzodiazepine Addiction

Recognizing the signs of benzodiazepine addiction is not always easy. These are some red flags to look out for.
Opioids

Infographic: Prescription Drug Misuse

Prescription drug misuse is more common than you think. Learn which prescriptions are abused most and their dangerous side effects.
Alcohol

The Dangers of Combining Xanax and Alcohol

When taken as prescribed, Xanax can help individuals manage their anxiety. But when combined with alcohol, this powerful medication can lead to overdose or even death. In this short video, learn about the dangers of combining benzodiazepines and alcohol.
Drug Addiction

Are Benzodiazepines the Next Drug Epidemic?

While the opioid epidemic has garnered America's attention, the abuse of benzodiazepines has skyrocketed. In this short video, John Hamilton talks about the likelihood of it becoming the next opioid crisis.
Drug Addiction

Dangers of Detoxing from Benzodiazepines Alone

Detox is the first step in recovering from addiction, but detoxing on your own can deadly. In this short video, John Hamilton, Chief Clinical Outreach Officer, discusses the dangers of detoxing from benzodiazepines alone.
Drug Addiction

Benzodiazepines: Everything You Need to Know

Benzodiazepines are frequently prescribed medications that promote short-term anxiety relief but cause long-term harm and even death when abused.
Drug Addiction

What are Benzodiazepines?

Over 50 million prescriptions for benzodiazepines are written yearly in the United States. Although intended to treat anxiety and depression, benzodiazepines are commonly abused alongside alcohol and other illicit drugs.
Drug Addiction

Benzos: America’s New Drug Epidemic

Many underestimate the dangers of benzodiazepines such as Xanax. Learn how these prescription drugs contribute to addiction and the rising number of overdoses.
Drug Addiction

Lil Peep’s Overdose Sparks Xanax Discussion

21-year-old rapper Lil Peep allegedly died of an overdose involving Xanax, igniting a conversation about the misuse of prescription drugs.