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Being a recovering alcoholic is hard. The truth is that alcohol is available everywhere you go. Not only that, but around the holidays it is advertised everywhere, given as gifts, and an accepted and expected part of any and every...

Many people associate cocaine addiction with celebrities and rich kids who have nothing better to spend their money on. While it is true that cocaine is a party drug, there are lots of people addicted on a much more serious...

Dealing with any opioid addiction is a painful experience. When it is your spouse, it is likely to alter the course of your relationship. Many couples don’t make it through addiction together, but it isn’t impossible to do. It will...

Addiction relapse happens more often than you think. Most people mistakenly think that a person can go to rehab and come out on the other side after a month or two, “cured’. If you have experience with addiction, you know...

Getting to rehab can be pretty confusing. There are a hundred new terms being thrown your way, and on top of it, you are in a brand new environment, meeting your new care team and your peers. It can be...

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is something that can happen to anyone who goes through a traumatic event. The disorder is something that is individual for everyone who goes through it. You may handle stress and trauma differently from a...

Once you get to rehab, your time spent there can seem like a breeze, as far as staying sober goes. First of all, you have all of the support you need to talk about your problems, and professionals to stop...

Watching a loved one struggle because they are addicted to drugs or alcohol is a terrifying thing to have to go through. No matter who that person is – your spouse, child, a parent, sibling, or best friend, the concern...

Everyone is talking about the opioid epidemic, from people at your school or office and the news to the President of the United States. Unless you live under a rock, it is impossible not to be aware that America is...

Going to treatment for addiction to drugs or alcohol can be a scary process. It is important to remember that you are there to save your life, and when you are in active addiction it is the best possible thing...