world gratitude day
September 21, 2023

World Gratitude Day

Sept. 21 holds a special significance as World Gratitude Day. While gratitude is a simple concept, it has the power to bring about transformative change, especially for people in addiction recovery. At Hemet Valley Recovery Center & Sage Retreat, we understand and emphasize the importance of cultivating an “attitude...

pain awareness month
September 13, 2023

Pain Awareness Month

September marks Pain Awareness Month, a crucial period dedicated to elevating the conversation around the challenges and realities of living with chronic pain. Spearheaded by the American Chronic Pain Association, this observance highlights the critical issue of pain and effective ways to manage it. At Hemet Valley Recovery Center...

healthy aging
September 7, 2023

Healthy Aging Month

September is Healthy Aging Month – a time dedicated to emphasizing the significance of maintaining good health as we age. As you get older, prioritizing your mental and physical well-being is paramount. At Hemet Valley Recovery Center & Sage Retreat, we understand these intricacies and provide specialized programming tailored...

alcoholic fatty liver disease
August 30, 2023

Signs of Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease

Chronic alcohol abuse can lead to multiple health problems, including alcoholic fatty liver disease. Recognizing its symptoms and seeking prompt medical intervention can save lives. At Hemet Valley Recovery Center & Sage Retreat, our accredited, hospital-based facility works with patients who have organ damage due to alcohol, ensuring comprehensive...

methamphetamines and mental health
August 23, 2023

Effects of Methamphetamine Abuse on Mental Health

Methamphetamine is a potent stimulant with a high potential for abuse. While the physical repercussions of meth abuse are well-known, its profound impact on mental health remains poorly understood. At Hemet Valley Recovery Center & Sage Retreat, we emphasize the importance of understanding and addressing all aspects of physical...

older adults and mental health
August 10, 2023

Aging and Mental Health

Aging is an inevitable and natural process, but it often comes with various changes that can affect your mental and emotional well-being. At Hemet Valley Recovery Center & Sage Retreat, we recognize the unique mental health challenges facing older adults, and we offer specialized care that caters to their...