Substance Abuse and College Students

Substance Abuse and College Students

Students are on their own in college. It’s their job to make smart and safe decisions for themselves, but the newfound freedom of college is often too exciting to ignore. With the absence of curfews and parental rules comes liberating opportunities to test out many...
Can You Become Addicted to Anxiety Meds?

Can You Become Addicted to Anxiety Meds?

When a doctor prescribes a medicine, as the saying goes, they believe it will be more helpful than harmful to the person taking it. However, some anxiety medications operate similarly to other addictive drugs like opiates, and long-term use can lead to painful...
How to Help a Loved One with Addiction

How to Help a Loved One with Addiction

When someone you love is dealing with addiction, you may wonder what you can do to help. While your loved one needs to make their own commitment to getting clean, there are ways you can provide support on the journey. Take a look at 6 tips to help your loved one with...