Drug Treatment and Your Healthcare Provider: What You Need to Know Drug addiction is scary, life-threatening, and causes so many negative impacts on one’s life. It can be very easy to become addicted to medication provided to you by your healthcare provider, yet not as easy to tell them that it is happening. It is… Continue reading Drug Treatment and Your Healthcare Provider: What You Need to Know
Does Counseling Work for Drug Addiction? If you are ready to quit drugs for good and enjoy long-term successful sobriety, counseling is your best bet. Counseling is just one spoke on the bike wheel of what is needed for getting sober and staying sober, but it is one of the most important parts. Keep reading… Continue reading Does Counseling Work for Drug Addiction?
Drug Tolerance vs. Drug Dependence vs. Drug Addiction As you do your research into learning more about substance abuse, you may find terms such as drug tolerance, drug dependence, and drug addiction. In order to understand addiction as a whole, it helps to know what each of these phrases means and how they interconnect with… Continue reading Drug Tolerance vs. Drug Dependence vs. Drug Addiction
What Makes a Great Drug Rehabilitation Center? Throughout your journey of finding the perfect treatment center for you, you may quickly start to realize how different each and every rehab can be. With so many different offerings, factors to choose from, and with each one claiming to be the best, you may start to wonder:… Continue reading What Makes a Great Drug Rehabilitation Center?
The new HBO series “Euphoria” deals with many controversial topics and often shocking depiction of today’s youth. But young people who have been through teen drug addiction themselves say that the character’s struggles closely mirror their own lives. The hard realism of the character Rue, is one that many teens and young adults identify… Continue reading Teen Drug Addiction: New Show “Euphoria” Tackles it
Many people who drink are not alcoholics. However, since alcohol is legal and such a popular social activity, people should be aware of significant differences between alcoholics and social drinkers. The precipice of alcoholism is slippery and anybody can slide down, no matter how much they think they will never become one. By being aware… Continue reading Social Drinker or Symptoms of Alcoholism?