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.…

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…

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…

Understanding Holistic Healing in Addiction Recovery
Understanding Holistic Healing in Addiction Recovery

Understanding Holistic Healing in Addiction Recovery Addiction is a complex condition with symptoms that vary widely among individuals. Treatment, therefore, should be a personalized process that focuses on the physical…

How to Have Sober Relationships & Avoid Relapse While in Addiction Recovery
How to Have Sober Relationships & Avoid Relapse While in Addiction Recovery

How to Have Sober Relationships & Avoid Relapse While in Addiction Recovery Your life during recovery will likely be very different than it was while using drugs or alcohol. One…

The Stigma of Addiction and How It’s Killing People
The Stigma of Addiction and How It’s Killing People

The Stigma of Addiction and How It’s Killing People The stigma of addiction is interfering with the treatment of addiction and keeping many people suffering with addiction from getting the…

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…

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…

What Happens When You Leave Rehab
What Happens When You Leave Rehab

What Happens When You Leave Rehab Successfully completing a rehab program after battling addiction is a major accomplishment. However, your recovery journey isn’t over when you leave rehab. Sobriety is…

Peer Support in Addiction Recovery vs Traditional Drug Rehab
Peer Support in Addiction Recovery vs Traditional Drug Rehab

Peer Support in Addiction Recovery vs Traditional Drug Rehab There is a new movement coming into popularity within the recovery and addiction fields. Peer support in addiction recovery, also known…