Finding Love in Addiction Recovery
Finding Love in Addiction Recovery

Dating and Love in Addiction Recovery While there are some recovery and addiction centers that suggest not making any significant changes in your life for about a year after the…

Effects of Opioids on the Brain
Effects of Opioids on the Brain

Your Brain on Opioids The abuse of prescription medications is an extremely prevalent issue throughout much of the United States today. Opioids are one class of prescription drugs that are…

Traits of High-Functioning Addiction
Traits of High-Functioning Addiction

Traits of the High-Functioning Addict While most people know the signs of addiction and can spot them with enough time, a person with high-functioning addiction can go through life undetected…

Sobriety and Parenting in 2018 and Beyond
Sobriety and Parenting in 2018 and Beyond

Sobriety and Parenting It’s hard and sometimes messy to be a parent. It’s even harder to parent while sober. The media, blogs and even books tout the wonders of alcohol…

Effects of the Opioid Crisis on Work Force
Effects of the Opioid Crisis on Work Force

Side Effects of the Opioid Crisis Expand: 20% Decrease in Male Work Force  The effects of drug addiction are far-reaching, impacting the lives not just of addicts and their families…

Is Addiction to Drugs a Crime?
Is Addiction to Drugs a Crime?

Addiction to Drugs: Is It a Crime? In modern society, addiction and crime are often seen as being identical. Sadly, news articles, political speeches and other sources are filled with…

"Just Say No" Doesn't Work
"Just Say No" Doesn't Work

"Just Say No" Doesn't Work. Here's Why and What to Do Instead. The "Just Say No" campaign took off in the 1980s, popularized by the Reagan administration's war on drugs.…