The Five Stages of Addiction Recovery

The Five Stages of Addiction Recovery

Addiction affects millions of Americans every year and finding strength while under the grips of this illness is more challenging than many realize. Recovery is not just a slight adjustment, but a total change of your life. It takes strength, patience, and...
International Overdose Awareness Day

International Overdose Awareness Day

August 31st is International Overdose Awareness Day. This is “a global event that aims to raise awareness that overdose death is preventable” through means of education, information on community services and prevention and reduction of “drug-related harm by supporting...
College Students and Addiction

College Students and Addiction

As August begins, college students are beginning the process of going back to school. It can be an exciting experience, especially for new students! For the first time, they’ll be living on their own and working toward the beginning of the rest of their lives. They’ll...
Ways Yoga Can Help the Recovery Process

Ways Yoga Can Help the Recovery Process

Whether you’re experiencing physical or mental ailments, yoga has many benefits. It can increase physical stamina, strength, and flexibility, boost self-esteem, and promote self-reflection. Additionally, yoga can also encourage healthier exercise and eating habits,...
Warning Signs of Teen Drug Abuse

Warning Signs of Teen Drug Abuse

There is a serious crisis in the US of teenagers abusing drugs. Did you know that as of 2015, “almost 50% of high school seniors have abused a drug of some kind?” The statistics are staggering. For these families, finding out that their teens are using and abusing...
For Families Dealing with Addiction

For Families Dealing with Addiction

“According to the National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH), 19.7 million American adults (aged 12 and older) battled a substance use disorder in 2017.” It can be a stressful and confusing time dealing and living with a loved one in the grips of addiction, but...