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What is Alcohol Poisoning?

September 24th, 2018|0 Comments

Alcohol is the most commonly consumed substance in the world, with roughly 86% of the United States population drinking at least occasionally. At the same time, 24.5 million Americans suffer from an alcohol abuse problem, meaning that they frequently [...]

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What to Do When Your Child is Using Drugs

August 23rd, 2018|0 Comments

Whether you’ve caught your child with drugs or suspect they may be using, taking the right course of action and quickly, is crucial to preventing the situation from becoming worse. As a parent, your first instinct is likely to [...]

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What is a Sober Companion

August 3rd, 2018|0 Comments

Going into recovery on your own can be a difficult and often intimidating process. Leaving a residential addiction treatment program and going back into the world on your own is often more so, simply because many people often go [...]

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Opioid Addiction and the Elderly

July 24th, 2018|0 Comments

While most people believe the vast majority of addicts are between the age of 18-25, opioid addiction is an increasing problem among seniors who often receive highly addicting medications at points in their lives when they are most vulnerable. [...]

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The Most Difficult Drugs to Kick

July 8th, 2018|0 Comments

1 in 10 Americans, or roughly 23.5 million, are addicted to drugs or alcohol. With prescription medication like pain pills and valium, amphetamines including meth, and a range of dependence-inducing substances available over the counter, nearly everyone is constantly [...]

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How Can a Pathological Liar Recover?

June 18th, 2018|0 Comments

Everybody lies at some point in their life. Whether "the dog ate my homework" or I boosted my dying friend's morale with a "you look beautiful" even though all her hair just fell out, I always felt that some [...]

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7 Tips for A Successful Sober Vacation

June 2nd, 2018|0 Comments

Traveling while in recovery can be intimidating, especially when going on vacation. While many may see vacation as a time to drink and often to excess, you need to maintain your sobriety for the sake of your mental and [...]