What Does Detox Entail?

What Does Detox Entail?

If you’re a severe user of drugs or alcohol, it can be dangerous to attempt detox at home. In fact, going “cold turkey” can cause a seizure, heart attack, stroke, or even death. That’s why it’s so important to seek support from a licensed detox center. Take a look at...
The Best Mother’s Day Gift: Your Sobriety

The Best Mother’s Day Gift: Your Sobriety

Mother’s Day is a time to honor the women in your life, including yourself. It’s wonderful to receive gifts from your family, recognizing the important work you do all year long. But as meaningful as those presents may be, the best gift is one you can give yourself:...
What to Expect in Recovery

What to Expect in Recovery

You know that addiction recovery is needed, but you’re uncertain about what’s available. What can you expect when you go to rehab? Here, we explore various rehab treatment options to help you choose the right program for your recovery needs. Inpatient Detox Programs...
Getting Sober in 2021

Getting Sober in 2021

For most of us, 2020 was not a banner year. That’s why now, more than ever, we need a reset. While you may not be able to control what happens in the world, you do have the power to make critical changes in your own life—starting with getting sober. Take Control of...
Hope for the Depressed Addict

Hope for the Depressed Addict

Depression is one of the most common mental disorders in the United States—and when joined with substance abuse, it’s a particularly harmful combination. Fortunately, there is hope for those who deal with both depression and addiction. Understanding Depression and...
Can Changing the Clocks Threaten Sobriety?

Can Changing the Clocks Threaten Sobriety?

Daylight saving time puts a wrench in everyone’s daily activities and sleep habits, even though falling back every autumn is often easier to adjust to than springing forward. If you’re in recovery from addiction, however, you could be faced with unexpected challenges...