Category: Addiction

  • How To Reach Your Peak Physical Condition

    In life, it is important to embrace the motto: your body is your temple. Instead of taking your physical health for granted, you should always be on the lookout for opportunities to make improvements. Regardless of your current situation, it is never too late to turn things around. If you would love to reach your […]

  • Holistic Recovery from Addiction

    Addiction recovery is a journey with many different potential paths and pitfalls. The entire human paradigm is involved — body, mind, spirit, and environment. As complex as it may seem at the outset, the end goal, the result towards which every effort must be bent, is basic and simple — stop using. Trimming the branches […]

  • Drugs And Alcohol Treatment Made A Difference

    Many people may argue that the using drug and alcohol has no significant effect on an individual’s health in a negative way. These people are looking through a glass window and not directly at the problem. They don’t see drug and alcohol use as being a victimized crime. However, from the alarming statistics of drugs […]

  • The Different Treatment Options for Prescription Pill Addiction

    Did you know that addiction is a disease? It’s true and verifiable by the American Medical Association. So, if you know someone who is addicted to drugs or alcohol, it’s not their fault. Addiction changes the brain chemistry, which can result in some erratic behavior. The good news is that this disease can be treated. […]

  • Vaping 101: A Beginner’s Guide to Quitting Cigarettes

    Do you remember the first time you attempted to quit smoking? You might have started out really motivated and enthusiastic, only to throw in the towel in the first few days. Since then, you’ve had a brush with it all – nicotine gum, patches, hypnosis, cold turkey, motivational programs. In the last decade, all of […]

  • WHAT HAPPENS IF YOU OVERDOSE ON PRESCRIPTION DRUGS?

    Overdosing on prescription opioids kills as many as 20,000 Americans annually. Benzodiazepine overdoses—usually from “benzos” taken in conjunction with opioids—have claimed over 8,000 lives in some years. An additional 1,000-plus people are treated for nonfatal overdoses every day. If it’s a relief to learn that most prescription drug overdoses are nonfatal, it’s also essential you […]

  • 5 Ways to Help Someone Struggling with an Addiction

    Addiction can be a powerful thing when it begins taking over your life. If you know someone who is struggling with one, then you can most likely confirm this. Not only is it often hard for them to regain complete control over the addiction, but before they do, it has sometimes already spiraled out of […]

  • The Secret to Feeling Better: Giving Up Alcohol

    We search high and low for a quick fix for health and longevity. And just when you think it’s unattainable, you find something that makes sense. Giving up alcohol can give you that quick fix you’re after. You’ll feel better, have more money in your pocket and even reduce your risk of developing certain cancers. […]

  • Understanding the Different Types of Alcoholics

    Severe alcoholism has many outward signs and symptoms, so it’s usually quite obvious when someone has reached this point. But many people don’t realize that there are five different types of alcoholism, and severe is only one. We all know someone who seems to have a problem with alcohol. Maybe they are prone to binge […]