Apr 1, 2020

Step Two: Hope – Reflections On The 12 Steps Amidst Coronavirus

Coronavirus has instigated changes throughout most aspects of daily living, but the Twelve Steps of A.A. offer a design for living which is...
Mar 29, 2020

How Can You Treat Alcohol Withdrawal Symptoms?

Drinking alcohol depresses your system by slowing down brain functioning and it even affects how your nervous system communicates. Chronic...
Mar 28, 2020

Can Postpartum Depression Lead To Substance Abuse?

After the birth of a baby, the mix of emotions women face is all over the place. Carrying a baby and then delivering a new human to the...
Mar 22, 2020

How The Elderly Can Become Addicted To Drugs Or Alcohol

Rarely do we think that our elderly population has an issue with addiction. However, the reality is that no one is immune from developing...
Mar 21, 2020

How To Recognize And Respond To An Overdose

If someone starts vomiting or stops breathing, there’s a good chance they’ve overdosed on drugs or alcohol. The prerequisites and...
Mar 21, 2020

Can You Handle Mocktails In Recovery?

Mocktails are a fun way to socialize with others by enjoying a fun beverage without alcohol. From the specialty glasses to the recipe of...
Mar 19, 2020

The Differences Between Substance Misuse, Abuse, and Addiction

The terms “misuse,” “abuse,” and “addiction” are often used interchangeably when discussing drug addiction, but in truth, each...
Mar 14, 2020

Is Alcoholism A Disease?

By definition, alcoholism is a diagnosable, treatable disease. Alcohol is a drug like any other, and while periodic drinks generally have...