chronic pain
October 20, 2021

Chronic Pain as an Excuse Not to Live

Your chronic pain may affect just about every aspect of your life. It’s probably hard to get through the day without thinking about it and you are undoubtedly becoming very frustrated. You may even be ready to give up. However, there are a lot of positive options available instead...

young adult rehab programs
September 17, 2021

About Teen Drug Use: Young Adult Rehab Programs and Other Considerations

About one-fifth of teens will use prescription medicines inappropriately by their senior year in high school, about half will use marijuana, and about two-thirds will try alcohol. Ten percent of alcoholic drinks in the U.S. are consumed by underage drinkers—some as young as 12. How do you know when...

heroin overdose signs and symptoms
May 14, 2021

Heroin Overdose Signs and Symptoms

Knowing the heroin overdose signs and symptoms could mean the difference in that person’s health and well-being. You could even save their life if you recognize the symptoms and act quickly. What is Heroin? An opioid drug made from morphine, heroin is a natural substance taken from the seed pod of...

aderall adrenal fatigue
April 16, 2021

Can Adderall Cause Adrenal Fatigue?

Have you been feeling stressed and overly tired lately? Have you been told it may be because of the medication you take for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)? While there may be some connection, the question is often asked as to whether Adderall can cause adrenal fatigue or whether...

hospital facility for addiction treatment
February 26, 2021

Why Should You Go to Treatment at a Hospital Facility?

As a rule, inpatient treatment is the most involved level of care a person with a chemical dependency can get. A hospital facility can provide immersed 24-hour care under the supervision of experts. Effective treatment is fundamental to positive results for individuals with substance abuse issues. In a hospital facility,...

family roles
February 18, 2021

6 Types of Family Roles in Addicted Households

Primary Roles in an Addicted Family Addiction is a family disease, and its advent can cause major shifts in family dynamics. Families function as a unit and each person is affected by the other. When a group of people live with someone who is addicted to drugs or alcohol, they...

December 22, 2020

Celebrating the Winter Holidays Safely in Recovery

Navigating holidays like Christmas depends upon keeping your stress in check. You don’t want to find yourself in situations that make you want to drink or use. 2020 has been an all-around stressful year; many of you have had to contend with unwanted feelings and emotions. Hopefully, you have...

December 9, 2020

Alcohol Use Disorder Affects the Brain

Alcohol is a caustic substance that can wreak havoc on the mind and body. Beer, spirits, and wine are the most commonly used and abused addictive substances. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimated 95,000 people die from alcohol-related causes annually. The mind-altering substance is the third...

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