The Importance of Forgiveness in Recovery

The Importance of Forgiveness in Recovery

Learning how to Overcome Your Past Those who struggle with addiction, all struggle for different reasons, whether it was due to a family history of addiction or once being prescribed very addictive prescription pills and looking for the next best thing. In...
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10/09 2019
What are the Deadliest Drugs in the U.S.?

What are the Deadliest Drugs in the U.S.?

The Center for Disease Control Names Top-Most Life-Threatening Drugs With drugs becoming more potent than ever before, the list of top-most dangerous and deadly drugs are changing. The Center for Disease Control has released the most recent report surrounding the most lethal...
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04/10 2019
How Your Mental Health Can Affect Substance Abuse

How Your Mental Health Can Affect Substance Abuse

The Importance of A Healthy Mental State Those who have a poor mental state or have a diagnosed mental illness are at a higher risk of abusing substances than those who do not have a mental health issue. Those who struggle with...
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04/01 2019
The Dangers of Driving Under The Influence

The Dangers of Driving Under The Influence

Think Twice Before Getting Behind The Wheel Intoxicated All too often individuals get behind the wheel and drive when they are far over the legal limit. Individuals who drink and intend on driving must have a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of 0.08...
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03/21 2019
Most Common Barriers in Seeking Addiction Treatment

Most Common Barriers in Seeking Addiction Treatment

Not Everyone Has Access to the Help They Need Ideally, every drug or alcohol addict would obtain the necessary help if they could, but accessing help is not always as easy for some as it is for others. Many individuals across the...
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03/18 2019
The Consequences of the Newest Trend, Vaping

The Consequences of the Newest Trend, Vaping

Vaping Is Just as Hazardous to Your Health as Drugs and Alcohol The latest trend among college students, known as ‘vaping’, is posing a number of concerns for those who use these vape-devices to get high. Not only do these electronic devices...
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03/18 2019
Addiction in the Workplace

Addiction in the Workplace

Employees Test Positive For Drugs Recent studies that have been conducted on a nation-wide scale reveal that an increasing number of employees are testing positive for drugs. Certain employers have their employees take drug tests at random in order to ensure that...
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03/08 2019
Veterans, Mental Illness, and Addiction

Veterans, Mental Illness, and Addiction

Veterans are More Likely to Struggle With Mental Illness and Addiction Veterans face a series of struggles once they have completed their military duty and are back home. Many of these veterans have seen and been a part of traumatic scenes during...
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03/07 2019
Babies Who Are Born With an Opioid Addiction

Babies Who Are Born With an Opioid Addiction

Treatment is Required in Order to Ease Pain As a direct result of the opioid epidemic that is sweeping the nation, an increasing number of infants are already born with opioids in their system. When these babies are introduced to the world,...
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03/07 2019