Opioid use disorders affect millions of people in the United States every year. In 2020, there were over 150,000 opioid drug overdose deaths in the...Read More
What to Do When an Addict Refuses Treatment
As loving friends and family, we might be tempted to offer a hand when we see someone we care for suffer at the hands of...Read More
Is Addiction Treatment Covered By Insurance?
The financial toll of addiction is one even the wealthiest of addicts can always bare to afford. Addiction and financial difficulties go hand in hand,...Read More
How Does a Prescription Pill Addiction Start?
There is a fine line between using medication and abusing it. For this reason, it’s normal to be worried if you or someone you love...Read More
How to Go to Rehab Without Losing Your Job
Have you ever asked yourself “will I lose my job if I go to rehab?” If the answer is yes, then you are not alone....Read More
How Isolation Fuels Opioid Addiction
Humans are social creatures, we thrive on connection. So much so that connection itself has been labeled the opposite of addiction. Naturally, isolation then becomes...Read More
What Does Dual Diagnosis Mean?
You’ve probably come across the term dual-diagnosis or a co-occurring disorder when it comes to addiction treatment. But you might be unfamiliar with what it...Read More
10 Facts About Prescription Pills
Not sure what to think when it comes to prescription pills? Are you getting mixed opinions on the topic? Truth can at times be stranger...Read More
Are There Different Types of Bipolar Disorder?
Throughout the past decade, the term bipolar disorder has been popularized, causing many people to misinterpret and misunderstand this serious condition. Contrary to popular belief,...Read More
How Does Sober Living Work?
Data shows that up to 85% of recovering addicts relapse and return to treatment within the following year. Unfortunately, the odds are not stocked up...Read More
How Does Heroin Impact the Body?
Heroin is a highly addictive drug that can have devastating effects on the body. By learning more about its effects and how they affect the...Read More
What Are the Signs of Heroin Use?
Heroin use has been a problem in America since the drug was prescribed as a medicine for pain in the early 1900’s. The drug...Read More