How to Find Prescription Drug Detox Programs

Conversations about prescription drug abuse or addiction usually focus on opioids or prescription painkillers. Although the opioid epidemic and its challenges remain a problem across the nation, [...]

The Benefits of Holistic Addiction Treatment

The term “holistic medicine” has become something of a buzz term in recent years, for a good reason. As interest shifts from traditional western medical practices to alternative and “whole [...]

What are the Signs of Alcoholism?

The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) suggests that more than eighteen million youth and adults in the US have alcohol use disorders of varying severity. Alcoholism is [...]

Are Alcoholism, Depression, and Anxiety Related?

The 2019 National Survey on Drug Use and Health indicates more than 14 million American’s over the age of 12 had an alcohol use disorder in 2018. Of those, up to 40% struggle with a co-occurring [...]

How to Safely Detox from Benzos?

Benzodiazepine or benzo addictions are responsible for far greater loss of life than many may realize. Recent data provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) indicate that [...]

How Long Does it Take to Detox from Heroin?

Nearly 71,000 Americans lost their lives to drug-related overdose in 2019. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), almost 20% of those deaths involved heroin. Despite [...]

How Do You Get Someone Into Drug Rehab?

There are thousands of substance abuse treatment facilities across the nation. As recently as 2020, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) released data indicating [...]

Is There Adderall Addiction Treatment?

Adderall is a prescription medication used by the medical and mental health communities to address symptoms related to various common disorders. Adderall is not a new drug. It was approved for [...]

How are OCD and Drug Addiction Related

When you struggle with a mental health condition such as obsessive-compulsive disorder and experience the symptoms of drug addiction, it is referred to as a dual diagnosis or a co-occurring [...]

The Benefits of Going to Private Drug Rehab

As the number of people struggling with addiction grows, so too does the need for treatment that meets each person’s unique needs and goals. There are many treatment programs available, and each [...]