5 Ways to Cope with Holiday Stress in Recovery

The holidays can be a stressful time for anyone. Between buying gifts, spending time with relatives, cooking, and fighting the busy crowds and stores – it’s easy to understand why the holidays can be so stress-provoking. However, the holidays can be challenging in early recovery. Whether you are spending your holidays away from your familyContinue reading “5 Ways to Cope with Holiday Stress in Recovery”

5 Tips for Aiding Loved Ones Suffering From Alcohol Addictions

When surveyed in the united states of America, 85.6% of those 18 and older said they had consumed alcohol. Almost 15 million individuals aged 12 and up were found to have alcohol use disorder. Alcohol on its own is not necessarily bad. It’s when people overconsume or develop dependencies on it that problems arise. InContinue reading “5 Tips for Aiding Loved Ones Suffering From Alcohol Addictions”

Understanding Holistic Therapy For Drug Addiction

Many forms of treatment are available for the growing number of adults suffering from drug addiction. However, many targets just one aspect of the issue and may not prove enduringly effective as a result. For this reason, more and more people are turning to holistic therapy for help, with many of the best drug rehabs takingContinue reading “Understanding Holistic Therapy For Drug Addiction”

Getting The Help You Need

Life can be challenging, and when the worst happens, we often end up in a bit of a cycle of problematic experiences. One issue may trigger another, and before you know it, you don’t even know where to start when it comes to dealing with your problems or your mental health. A series of unfortunateContinue reading “Getting The Help You Need”

6 Facts You Need To Know About Drug Withdrawal Symptoms

Drug withdrawal symptoms can be extremely uncomfortable and even dangerous. It is essential to be aware of the facts surrounding drug withdrawal before you or a loved one attempt to quit using drugs. Having the proper information when dealing with addiction is especially true if you consider quitting “cold turkey.” Here are six facts youContinue reading “6 Facts You Need To Know About Drug Withdrawal Symptoms”

How to Help Someone Recover from Substance Addiction

Substance abuse is a major public health concern. According to a 2017 report by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, about 19.7 million Americans aged 12 and older had some form of substance abuse disorder. Photo by Min An   While prevalent, abusing substances (including prescription medicine) can adversely affect a person’s physical, social,Continue reading “How to Help Someone Recover from Substance Addiction”