Substance Abuse

Side Effects Of Substance Abuse and Opioid Addiction

The foods you consume can significantly affect your health. If you have a healthy diet and an active lifestyle, you’ll keep yourself safe from common illnesses and diseases. You’ll become healthier and do more in life. On the other side of the coin, if you fill your body with illicit drugs and disregard the need […]

A Short Guide to Holistic Rehabilitation

When you’re looking into drug rehabilitation center options, you’re likely to notice that many describe themselves as “holistic.” You might be wondering what that actually means, and how it effects the overall addiction treatment.

5 Top Tips to Enjoying Your Night Out without Booze

“A man who drinks too much on occasion is still the same man as he was sober. An alcoholic, a real alcoholic, is not the same man at all. You can’t predict anything about him for sure except that he will be someone you never met before.” – Raymond Chandler, U.S. novelist and author of “The Long Goodbye” […]

This Bizarre Reason is Making People Fall for Drugs…& it’s Not What You Think

When it comes to people falling prey to drug addiction, a lot of things are blamed upon. Our education system, society, the political environment, social media and what not—it’s all considered to be a direct catalyst to drug addiction. Although these reasons are fairly obvious for a person to fall under the wrong influence of […]

Is A Support Group Right for You?

Support groups of all different types exist to assist those who are in recovery from addiction to drugs or alcohol, to provide assistance to those struggling with behavioral disorders, and to offer grief support or to help in various other ways. Studies show that mutual support can significantly improve the chances for individuals in early […]

Why You Shouldn’t Delay Going To A Drug Rehab Facility

Many substance users who are on a waiting list frequently mention that delay in treatment is a barrier towards sobriety. According to a study, understanding how substance abusers react to waiting time can lead to effective services in encouraging treatment compliance.

Signs Of Drug and Alcohol Addiction You May Not Be Aware Of

Drug or alcohol addiction are serious problems that must be appropriately addressed. A person suffering from addiction can affect not only their well-being, but it can also have a negative impact on their friends and family members.

How Drinking Affects Seniors

Is Kratom Nature’s Answer to Opioids?

Given the opioid addiction crisis, patients and physicians are now searching for less addictive alternative for pain control. One of nature’s answers to opioids is a kratom dosage.

9 Ways You Can Fight Addiction