Alcohol Addiction

Drug and Alcohol Addiction and How to Help

Substance abuse is the harmful and hazardous use of an addictive substance including alcohol and illicit drugs. When people abuse drugs and alcohol, it often takes a toll on loved ones and society as a whole. Many times, overindulgence in these substances lead to health problems and possibly physical trauma. Driving under the influence can […]

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Simple Ways to Relieve Stress

As surprising as it may sound, biological stress is a recent discovery. It is an organism’s response to a stressor such as an environment condition. Stress was first identified and documented in late 1950s by endocrinologist Hans Selye. The symptoms existed long before, however his findings led to new research that aided millions deal with […]

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Fighting The Heroin Addiction

Heroin has reached a point to where it’s considered one of the most addictive drugs among various classes of people and of across all ages. It is classified as a Schedule I substance, one of the highest on the ladder of drugs that have the potential to be abused and that will impact the mind […]

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Addressing the Issues of Addiction Through

The breadth and depth of the newest substance abuse crisis has families, medical professionals and law enforcement entities struggling. Fortunately it has spurred these same groups, in conjunction with the wellness community, to employ innovative methods like Intensive Outpatient Programs (IOP) to help people overcome their addictions. At the forefront of providing solutions are IOP […]

Get Help When You Need it Most

There are times in everyone’s life when a bit of support is needed. This is particularly true when a loved one that you are close to passes away. Feelings of anxiety, doubt, anger, and more are often present. This can cause the world to sink in all around us. It is during these times in […]