Can You Get Addicted to Xanax?
Can You Get Addicted to Xanax?

Xanax Addiction Treatment: Can You Get Addicted to Xanax?  A prescription medication, Xanax is commonly prescribed for people diagnosed with anxiety disorders and is sometimes used to treat insomnia. First…

Does Drinking Cause Cancer?
Does Drinking Cause Cancer?

Does Drinking Cause Cancer? Just about everyone – even heavy drinkers – know that drinking isn’t good for you. From the empty calories that lead to the dreaded “beer gut”…

Preventing Marijuana Dependency
Preventing Marijuana Dependency

Preventing Marijuana Dependency The legalization of marijuana in Arizona has made this once illicit-substance much more widely available as an option for both a medicine and to be used recreationally.…

Changing Our Attitudes About Substance Misuse and Addiction
Changing Our Attitudes About Substance Misuse and Addiction

Changing Our Attitudes About Substance Misuse and Addiction When people hear of others having a substance abuse problem, they may think that they could just quit if they really wanted…

The Link Between Addiction and Suicide
The Link Between Addiction and Suicide

The Link Between Addiction and Suicide Suicide is something we may never truly understand. People who feel the impact of a loved one’s suicide are often left with guilt and…

How Drug Use and Addiction Can Affect Your Immune System
How Drug Use and Addiction Can Affect Your Immune System

Addiction and Immune System: How They Affect Each Other There are many ways addiction and immune system affect each other.  They range from immunosuppression, weakened lungs, sleep deprivation, and lack…

The Importance of Dual Diagnosis Treatment in Rehab: Dual Diagnosis Treatment Arizona
The Importance of Dual Diagnosis Treatment in Rehab: Dual Diagnosis Treatment Arizona

The Importance of Dual Diagnosis Treatment in Rehab: Dual Diagnosis Treatment Arizona Decades ago, treatment for addiction to drugs or alcohol was considered a completely separate issue from mental health…

Disturbing Facts About the Cost of Addiction
Disturbing Facts About the Cost of Addiction

Disturbing Facts About the Cost of Addiction Everyone is familiar with the emotional and physiological cost of addiction. No matter what drug you abuse, using any addictive substance causes severe…

The Five Most Addictive Drugs
The Five Most Addictive Drugs

The Five Most Addictive Drugs While all drug addictions can be extremely detrimental both psychologically and physically, some drugs due to their potency and chemical makeup, can lead to addiction…