The Benefits of Medically Assisted Detox

The Benefits of Medically Assisted Detox

Overcoming Addiction May Require a Period of Medical Detox For those who struggle with a drug or alcohol addiction, medically assisted detoxification is often required. This process is the initial step in the recovery process and takes place before attending an inpatient...
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08/13 2019
Underlying Mental Health Disorders

Underlying Mental Health Disorders

Knowing the Signs and Symptoms of Co-Occurring Disorders When it comes to locating the foundation of an individual’s addiction, it can often be difficult to pinpoint. The reality is that close to half of those who struggle with drug or alcohol addiction...
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08/08 2019
Healthy Habits to Aid Your Recovery

Healthy Habits to Aid Your Recovery

Lifestyle Tips That Support Lifelong Addiction Recovery When you are in remission from drug or alcohol addiction, it’s important that you implement various coping strategies and trigger management skills to sustain your sobriety. Obtaining sobriety is one thing, but maintaining it and...
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08/06 2019
Handling Social Situations, Sober

Handling Social Situations, Sober

Recovering Addicts May Fear Social Gatherings Post-Treatment For a recovering addict, face-to-face social interaction can be extremely stressful and anxiety-inducing. During their time struggling with addiction, they may have leveraged the effects of substances of abuse in order to ease their social...
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08/01 2019
Telltale Signs of Alcohol Abuse

Telltale Signs of Alcohol Abuse

Knowing Whether a Loved one is Struggling With Alcohol Abuse Across the United States, alcohol is one of the top-most abused substances due to its ease of accessibility and the mere fact that it is legal. Unfortunately, too many individuals fall victim...
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07/30 2019
How Nutrition Can Help in the Recovery Process

How Nutrition Can Help in the Recovery Process

The Benefits of a Healthy and Well-Balanced Diet When it comes to addiction recovery, whether it is from drugs or alcohol, a healthy diet is rarely mentioned. In actuality, an individuals diet plays a large role in the recovery process and can...
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07/25 2019
How to Prevent Drug Relapse

How to Prevent Drug Relapse

Relapsing on Substance of Abuse is Preventable With the Right Support When you are a recovering addict, one of the most common fears is relapsing. After such hard work to obtain sustained sobriety, relapse would put you right back at ground zero....
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07/23 2019
Dealing With a Teen Who is Struggling With Addiction

Dealing With a Teen Who is Struggling With Addiction

Confronting and Helping Your Son or Daughter As a parent, one of the worst things that you can hear is that your son or daughter is experimenting with substances of abuse. While the news can be heartwrenching, to say the least, being...
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07/18 2019
What are Behavioral Addictions?

What are Behavioral Addictions?

Not all Addictions Involve Substances of Abuse When we think of addiction, we often think of abusing drugs or alcohol. Addictions, though, can come in all different forms, from an addiction to food to an addiction to video games. Not all addictions...
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07/16 2019
What is Dsuvia Sufentanil?

What is Dsuvia Sufentanil?

A New Opioid That is FDA Approved It’s hard to ignore the opioid crisis that is overcoming the U.S. and much of the responsibility of it all lays in the over-prescription of opioids. Despite the growing concern over opioids, the FDA has...
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07/11 2019