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 20, 2020

Addressing Opioid Abuse in the Workplace

America’s opioid crisis permeates every level of society—over 75 percent of all employers have been affected by opioids in the...
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

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 13, 2020

What is Opioid Addiction?

Opioid addiction, by its simplest definition, is a physical and psychological reliance on the continued use of various opioids and opiates....
Mar 9, 2020

Knowing the Difference Between Opioids and Opiates

Opioids, opiates, alcohol, cocaine, steroids, and ecstasy are all examples of drugs abused on a regular basis. But many people may ask,...