Chronic Pain and Substance Abuse
Chronic Pain and Substance Abuse

Chronic Pain and Substance Abuse Chronic pain, defined as any pain that lasts longer than 12 weeks, affects about 100 million Americans and is the most common reason people go…

Is There a Link Between Childhood and Addiction?
Is There a Link Between Childhood and Addiction?

Is There a Link Between Childhood and Addiction? What occurs during the first several years of our lives has a tremendous impact on the remaining decades of it. Unfortunately, not…

Confronting a Loved One about Addiction Rehab
Confronting a Loved One about Addiction Rehab

Confronting a Loved One about Addiction Rehab One of the toughest things that any of us will ever experience is confronting a loved one about addiction rehab. Although this is…

How Journaling Assists in Holistic Treatment for Addiction
How Journaling Assists in Holistic Treatment for Addiction

How Journaling Assists in Holistic Treatment for Addiction Journaling is more than just a hobby. It can be a powerful, purposeful way to understand yourself, your thoughts, and your emotions.…

What to do After Naloxone is Administered
What to do After Naloxone is Administered

What to do After Naloxone is Administered The opioid epidemic has swept across America and has claimed tens of thousands of lives. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse,…

Understanding 8 Myths About Addiction
Understanding 8 Myths About Addiction

Understanding 8 Myths About Addiction Chances are you have heard myths about addiction, but not all of these myths are accurate. While many of us can make professional or personal…

The Difference Between Drinking Too Much and Addiction
The Difference Between Drinking Too Much and Addiction

The Difference Between Drinking Too Much and Addiction Alcohol is a socially acceptable activity within western society, as many people choose to have a drink or two on occasion during…

Researchers Say That No Amount of Alcohol Is Safe
Researchers Say That No Amount of Alcohol Is Safe

Researchers Say That No Amount of Alcohol Is Safe How much can you drink without putting your health at risk? It depends on whom you ask. However, according to the…