15
NOV
2016

Recovery Statistics

Addiction is not a chronic disease from which there is no way out. It is absolutely treatable, but recovery is never easy and anyone who says otherwise is sugarcoating it. It is hard and difficult but extremely fulfilling when you give up on that addiction of yours and emerge...
13
OCT
2016

Finding Serenity in Life Through Drug Rehab

Overcoming drug addiction can be extremely difficult. However, those who are successful are grateful to find that life can be happier and more fulfilling than they ever imagined. Reaching that level of success is challenging, but the rewards of overcoming addiction are more than...
11
MAR
2015

No Person Chooses to Become Addicted to Alcohol or Drugs

Upon seeing a friend or relative or even a stranger slip into the dire situation of becoming addicted to drugs and alcohol, you might wonder why anyone would choose to become an addict. Yet, many people become addicted and suffer dire health-related problems. They suffer on...
06
MAR
2015

Isn’t Life Complicated Enough? Get Rid of Your Drug or Alcohol Problem

As we all know, no matter what level of life’s totem pole you are on, you will encounter some complications. While we like to think it would be nice to live a carefree life with absolutely no fuss, it simply is not the reality. Sometimes in an attempt to escape problems or...
01
SEP
2013

How to Be Happy With What You Have Now as Opposed to Resulting to Substance Abuse

Finding happiness in life is often a pursuit that is desired by many. When you are on your own path to be happy and you want to rid the negativity from your life, this includes avoiding resulting to substance abuse. You can do so regardless of your past situations and...
24
AUG
2013

How Drug Addiction Affects Teens

Drug rehabilitation treatment is designed differently for various patients. Teenagers and adolescents are at different stages developmentally, so drugs affect their bodies and minds in different ways. Adolescents must have treatment tailored to their unique age group because...
17
MAY
2013

What to do if your child begins using drugs or alcohol

Shocking Stats Teen drug and alcohol use is more common than most parents would like to believe. 70.8 percent of all high school students admit to trying alcohol at least once, according to a 2011 Centers for Disease Control study. In the same study, 39.9 percent of high school...
15
MAY
2013

Fact or fiction: Rehabilitation Centers Work With all Types of Addicts

One for All Addicts? No two addictions are exactly alike, but they might be more similar than you think. Characteristics of drug abuse can exhibit in nearly identical ways in everything from alcohol to opiates. Patients develop a dependency on the drug that requires treatment...