Young people supporting their friend struggling with addiction

Addiction Treatment is Needed More Than Ever

The addiction disease has been riddling the country more than ever these days. With everything going on including the pandemic, addiction treatment and therapy is needed more than ever now. Staying home can be extremely tough, especially when dealing with

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Marijuana Addiction

The Psychological Addiction to Marijuana

Marijuana abuse has been a real problem in America. The recreational drug seems harmless to most people. Some may tell you that “it’s just like alcohol, really.” In fact, it’s not, but just like any other drug, it can become

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Woman reading book during quarantine

How to Cope with Your Addiction During Quarantine

It’s understandable what everyone is going through during lockdown and the Coronavirus Pandemic. Many people are hospitalized or staying at home. If you’re in recovery as an addict, we know it can be so difficult to keep up with staying

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College Students deal with addiction

The Dangers of College Drug Addiction

College can be an incredible time for a young person to find their path in life, but many times there are trials that person may go through. Whatever the workload is, studying for exams, finalizing projects, and cramming homework in

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Woman dealing with Alcohol Addiction

How to Talk to Your Loved One About Alcohol Addiction

It’s difficult when you see a loved one dealing with an addiction to alcohol. Their alcohol abuse may have started off slow, but now it’s turned into a different problem. You may have seen them progressive in their drinking habits,

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Is it Safe to Detox on Your Own?

Is it Safe to Detox on Your Own?

For a person battling a substance use disorder or addiction, detoxing from drugs or alcohol is not easy, and could be deadly. There are too many health risks when detoxing on your own. The best way to detox is with

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Why Detoxing at Home can be Deadly

Why Detoxing at Home can be Deadly

Detoxing from drugs and alcohol is not easy, and could be deadly. There are too many health risks when detoxing at home. The best way to detox is with medical supervision at a treatment facility. During detox, the body rids

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Benefits of Residential Detox

Benefits of Residential Detox

It’s easy to get in the “Just one more time” phase when you’re thinking about quitting drugs or alcohol. It’s easy to psych yourself up in the moment and make the promise to yourself. Keeping that promise is a different

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Teens and Substance Abuse

What Is It Like To Detox From Opiates?

From the last dose of opiates, the onset of withdrawal symptoms depends on what kind of opiates were used and how severely. Opiate addiction has become a widespread problem partially due to the fact that taking opiates like prescription painkillers

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