A pandemic is an interesting time to pursue any major life changes, such as buying a house, starting a new academic program, or getting sober. Although you may recognize that you need help to overcome your addiction, you may also be hesitant to go to detox due to health and safety concerns related to COVID-19. […]
Entering a drug and alcohol treatment program is a big step that many addicted people are not ready to make on their own. If your loved one is struggling with a substance use disorder and their life has become unmanageable as a result, it may be time to host an intervention.
The new coronavirus and the illness that it causes, COVID-19, are wreaking havoc on every aspect of life. With more than 352,000 confirmed cases in the U.S. and 1,324,907 current confirmed cases across the globe, many of us are very aware and even fearful of the negative implications this has on our daily lives.
As more cities across the United States move toward implementing stay-at-home orders and people practice social distancing by remaining six feet from any other human being, how do businesses continue to market their services?
Prescription opioids are some of the most commonly used drugs to treat pain. However, consistent misuse of these drugs continues to be an ongoing epidemic in the U.S. and elsewhere. More than 191 million opioid prescriptions were dispensed to Americans in 2017, and in 2018, about 9.9 million Americans over the age of 12 reported […]
Anxiety disorders affect nearly a quarter of the American population every year.1 People with anxiety disorders are also two to three times more likely than the general population to experience a substance use disorder at some point in their lives.2
Opioid abuse and addiction are common in the U.S. and many people try to detox on their own without medical intervention. If you are addicted to prescription opioids or heroin and you’re trying to get sober, you may be searching for help to detox.
Many people are searching for ways to improve their energy levels, mental focus, and attention to perform better at work or school. If you’re currently taking Adderall, you are likely aware of its risks and side effects and you may be looking for a natural alternative.
Xanax and Prozac are both commonly prescribed for panic disorder. These two drugs are similar in many ways but they also have a few major differences. If you or a loved one is addicted to Xanax or Prozac, here’s what you need to know about the side effects of abuse, withdrawal symptoms, and treatment for […]
What is a Drug Overdose? A drug overdose occurs when you take too much of a substance, whether it’s a prescription drug or an illegal drug. An overdose can be intentional or accidental, but either way, it can have seriously harmful or life-threatening side effects on your body. The severity of the effects depends on […]