Substance Abuse

How To Choose The Best Rehab Facility

Drug addiction is a truly awful condition that causes severe damage to the lives of addicts as well as their families. Fortunately, there are numerous treatment facilities that are dedicated to helping victims overcome their addictions and lead a healthier sober life. The variety of treatment options is mind-blowing, and the experience you get will […]

Fighting Addiction: 4 Ways to Help Beat It

Addiction-related deaths skyrocketed after opioid distributors flooded communities with toxic pills and lies. They convinced desperate communities that they were there to help, and instead, they poisoned them. Now, people everywhere are struggling with several kinds of addiction, and they’re fighting to get back on their feet.

Are You Truly A Social Drinker: The Wake Up Call You May Need

Many people describe themselves as social drinkers or casual drinkers. They are usually people who only drink a glass of wine or two during social gatherings and occasional parties. An unwritten rule that defines the difference between an alcoholic and a social drinker is that the latter will only pick up a drink when at […]

The Abuse Of Modafinil For The Purposes Of Studying and Enhancing Concentration – A Comprehensive Guide

Recently, Modafinil has become popular among students and researchers, to assist them in studying for longer periods of time with enhanced concentration. Due to its effectiveness, and relatively fewer and safer side effects (or so is the claim), more and more people are turning to Modafinil rather than Adderall or Ritalin.

Types of Drug Abuse Treatment Programs

For those who’ve histories of drug abuse, there are so many things to look for in an addiction treatment program. All you need is to choose an accredited rehab facility, where you can access the help of experienced professional therapists as well as counselors. They’ll move you or your loved one through the phases of […]

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 […]