What Can I Do as the Friend of an Addict?

What Can I Do as the Friend of an Addict?

Watching a friend or loved one struggle with an LSD addiction can be incredibly painful and frustrating. It often seems that the addict is bent on destroying himself and is blind to the love and support on offer. When it seems that a close friend is choosing drugs over his healthy relationships it can even […]

The Relationship between Homelessness and LSD Addiction

The Relationship between Homelessness and LSD Addiction

No one expects to end up homeless. For the thousands of Americans who live on the streets due to drug use, including heavy LSD use, life is dangerous, complex and an uphill battle to a better situation. Many people do not understand the connection between LSD use and the loss of home and family. LSD […]

Retirees and LSD Addiction

Retirees and LSD Addiction

Drug use among seniors is easily misunderstood. When retirees use drugs such as LSD, family members and friends may misinterpret drug use symptoms, making it easier for a person to slip into a destructive lifestyle. Dangers of LSD Use LSD was commonplace during the counterculture revolution of the 1960s and continued to be widely used […]

LSD Use on College Campuses

LSD Use on College Campuses

Campuses nationwide experience problems with LSD use among students. In fact, the average age many people start using LSD is around 20, putting college-age individuals in the prime risk group for hallucinogen use. Risks Associated with LSD Abuse Although the number of people who abuse LSD (lysergic acid diethylamide) today is far less than in […]

LSD Abuse in Asian Countries

LSD Abuse in Asian Countries

LSD (d-lysergic acid diethylamide) is a drug manufactured from lysergic acid, a component found in ergot, a fungus that grows on rye and other grains. It is a hallucinogen, which means taking the drug can distort perceptions of reality, creating a “trip” that lasts about 12 hours. While on an LSD trip, people report seeing images, hearing sounds and […]

How to Party without LSD

How to Party without LSD

Life without drugs is full and fun. Recovery shows you that your health and happiness are more important than any negative social event. Begin your drug-free party. Begin by seeking professional addiction treatment. Professional treatment offers education and life skills. It provides a healthy, rewarding start to your sober life.  As the Texas Institute of […]

How To Assess LSD Recovery Needs

How To Assess LSD Recovery Needs

LSD is a semi-synthetic psychedelic drug and one of the most potent mood-changing chemicals available.[i] It is sold in tablet, capsule and liquid form. Recreational use is referred to as tripping and generally leads to highs that last up to 12 hours. When LSD (also called acid) enters the brain, it disrupts interaction of nerve […]

How Others Influence Your LSD Use

How Others Influence Your LSD Use

Drug use, especially use of hallucinogens like LSD, is intertwined with social interactions. A group of friends who experiments with drugs encourages each other to keep using, as a way of maintaining social bonds and acceptance. Beyond the influence of drug-using friends, families with a history of addiction also subconsciously influence members to seek out […]

How Can I Get My Boyfriend to Stop Using LSD?

How Can I Get My Boyfriend to Stop Using LSD?

When someone you care about is addicted to LSD or any other drug, you may feel a number of emotions ranging from denial, to anxiety, to anger. When the person you are worried about happens to be your boyfriend, it can make the situation even more complex, as you will likely alternate between wanting to […]

Do Good People Get Addicted to LSD?

Do Good People Get Addicted to LSD?

Drug use has negative consequences. These consequences aren’t the reasons individuals use drug like LSD. Recent studies promise mental health benefits to LSD use. New York Magazine[1] reports LSD and other hallucinogens have, “apparent potential to treat anxiety and depression in both patients with terminal illness and the general population.” These potential benefits have been […]