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 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 15, 2020

How Can An Addiction To Marijuana Impact Your Life?

The trend of marijuana legalization is increasing across the nation. There are currently 33 states in addition to Washington, D.C. that...
Mar 14, 2020

What Is The Relationship Between Trauma And Addiction?

When someone struggles with alcohol and drugs there is often an underlying trauma and/or mental health disorder that can be strongly linked...
Mar 5, 2020

How to Identify a High-Functioning Addict

Not every addict is easily recognized, even by those they know. Many maintain their life with good jobs and positive relationships,...
Mar 1, 2020

Is Addiction A Choice?

Whether someone suffers from an addiction to alcohol, drugs, or sex, addiction isn’t something you wish upon another person. Human nature...