Legal Consequences of a DUI And Alcoholism

Legal Consequences of  a DUI When anyone drives under the influence of alcohol, they are putting the lives of others and their own life in danger. Statistics show that approximately 29 people die every single day in the United States of America from drunk driving accidents. Nearly ⅓ of all traffic related accidents are caused by [...]

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Spiritual Principles VS Religion in Addiction Treatment and Recovery

Spiritual Principles VS Religion in Addiction Treatment and Recovery Are you considering going to rehab but are not religious? There is a common misunderstanding that drug and alcohol treatment or rehab is centered around religion. The word “cult” has even been used by some to describe AA and other 12 step meetings. We want to [...]

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Alcohol and Diet Pills: A Lethal Mix

Mixing Diet Pills and Alcohol Is Not a Good Idea Mixing Diet Pills and Alcohol Is Not a Good Idea How can some people drink heavily and never put on a pound? Why do other heavy drinkers keep adding inches and pounds over time? Is it genetics? Luck? Overweight people who are not willing to [...]

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Relapse Prevention : Staying Sober After Rehab

Relapse Prevention: Staying Sober After Rehab If you went to rehab, then you should know about the dangers of people, places and things: in order to stay clean, these must be changed. Life after rehabilitation is completely different. Handling triggering situations is one of the most important parts of relapse prevention. Relapse prevention is an [...]

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iWays to Use Social Media to Enhance your Mental Health

iWays to Use Social Media to Enhance your Mental Health Guest Post by Colibri Digital Marketing In the age of the internet, the use of social media has become increasingly prevalent. Although social media can sometimes have a bad rap, it can have huge benefits for your mental health. From finding a community of people [...]

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Holistic Approaches in Recovery

Holistic Approaches in Recovery Holistic approaches in recovery are treatments that take the whole person in to consideration rather than treating symptoms alone and managing them with medicine. Holistic medicine for addiction is an approach that will seek to heal the person in other areas as well and takes into account social factors, mental health, [...]

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Helping Your Teen in Recovery

Helping Your Teen in Recovery If your teen has struggled with addiction to alcohol or drugs, but is now in recovery, you may wonder just how you can be there to help him or her. First, it’s great that your teen has entered into recovery and is living a life free from addiction. As a [...]

By | July 29th, 2018|Adolescent Addiction, Blog|Comments Off on Helping Your Teen in Recovery

Be Honest With Yourself – Drinking Problem

Have you ever thought you may have a drinking problem? Yet, as quickly as that thought came to you, you shrugged it off even faster? Yet it's not the first time you've had these thoughts either. In the beginning, you tried to downplay the issue, perhaps even trying to convince yourself that you don't have [...]

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Oxycodone vs. Hydrocodone

Oxycodone vs. Hydrocodone: A Comparison of Two of the Most Common Opiates A Comparison of Two of the Most Common Opiates Opiate drugs are processed from opium and have morphine-like effects. Morphine, Hydrocodone, Oxycodone, Heroin, and Fentanyl are some of the common opiate drugs. In the medical field, opiate drugs are used as pain medication. They [...]

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Drug Testing for Welfare

Drug Testing for Welfare Welfare is one of the ways that the government gives back to those citizens who are incapable of helping themselves. Many programs have been established to give them a boost and allow them to survive despite the hardships that they have faced in the past. Nevertheless, there have been new initiatives from the [...]

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