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  • Mar
    11

    Cutting Down to Ease The Crash

    Question:
    Is there a way to cut down and make the crash no so significant? If I monitor usage of tiny bits of meth for my sister just so she can wake up a little bit is this helping at all? I know in theory this is just postponing the crash, but isn't the crash from binge using?

    Answer:
    It's possible but the crash isn't what's important for your sister, her health is what's most important. Meth addiction is serious and the mental and physical consequences are what she should be concerned about. Every time a person uses meth it alters chemistry in the brain, sometimes causing irreversible damage to the brain cells. The crash is nothing compared to brain damage, organ failure, possible overdose or death.


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