Dealing with Addiction During the Holidays

Dealing with Addiction During the Holidays

6 Tips for Dealing with Addiction During the Holidays “More” is the catchword whether you are dealing with addiction during the holidays or not. The drive to do more, party more, spend more, eat more and so on has been shown to heighten...
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11/09 2016
10 Ways to Stay Sober During the Holidays

10 Ways to Stay Sober During the Holidays

Stay Strong This Holiday Season with these 10 Ways to Stay Sober During the Holidays Every year, the holiday season present a range of opportunities rife with threats to sobriety. Foraging through the emotional minefield from hallowed eve to New Years that comes with...
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11/08 2016
10 Ways to Avoid Holiday Addiction Relapse

10 Ways to Avoid Holiday Addiction Relapse

Prevent drug and alcohol addiction relapse this holiday season by learning how to avoid holiday addiction relapse. Recovering addicts see the signs and feel the tension as the holidays approach, and they know that they have to buckle-up to avoid an addiction...
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11/07 2016
10 Signs of a Heroin Relapse

10 Signs of a Heroin Relapse

Isolation and emotional distress are just two of the many signs of a heroin relapse It is important to understand the dangers of heroin addiction and also what the signs of a heroin addiction relapse are. Addiction to heroin causes multiple problems...
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11/07 2016
Drugs Commonly Abused by College Students

Drugs Commonly Abused by College Students

Drugs commonly abused by college students can lead to more than just a weekend of fun, making the need for addiction education crucial on campus. Drug abuse among college students, aged 18 to 24 years old, is prevalent on most U.S. campuses....
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11/04 2016
Coping Skills for Opiate Addiction

Coping Skills for Opiate Addiction

5 ways to prevent opiate addiction relapse: developing coping skills for opiate addiction Developing healthy coping skills is an essential step in recovering from opiate addiction. Dealing with the uncomfortable cravings and urges that come with opiate withdrawal is one of the...
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11/01 2016
Long Term Effects of Xanax Abuse and Addiction

Long Term Effects of Xanax Abuse and Addiction

Physical and psychological effects of  Xanax abuse and long-term addiction Xanax abuse can cause devastating physical and psychological effects that persist for months and even years after recovery.  Xanax is one of the most prescribed medications in the US, used to treat...
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10/31 2016
Top 10 Most Commonly Abused Prescription Medications

Top 10 Most Commonly Abused Prescription Medications

The most commonly abused prescription medications today Prescription drug abuse is steadily rising in the United States and around the world. More than half of the deaths from drug overdoses in the United States are now caused by prescription drug abuse, outstripping deaths caused...
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10/28 2016
How Long Does Codeine Withdrawal Last?

How Long Does Codeine Withdrawal Last?

Answers to Frequently Asked Question: How Long Does Codeine Withdrawal Last? Codeine is a versatile substance that is marketed as both a single-ingredient drug and in combination with other chemicals. The diversity of formulations and perceived safety makes codeine one of the most popular...
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10/27 2016