What Are the Most Commonly Abused Prescription Drugs?

2019-11-15T12:17:45-08:00November 11th, 2019|

Prescription drug abuse is a massive problem in the United States. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the United States is currently going through a prescription drug abuse epidemic. In 2017 alone, there were more than

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Know the Signs of Opioid Overdose and What to Do

2019-11-06T13:43:49-08:00November 6th, 2019|

Opioid overdoses can be deadly. According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, there are over 42,000 opioid overdoses each year, and more than 40% are from prescription opioids. That’s a considerable number. Why are there so many?

Ways to Find New Hobbies After Addiction

2019-11-01T16:15:17-08:00November 1st, 2019|

The world is a beautiful place, and being addicted to drugs or alcohol can make it hard to see how incredible it is. After entering recovery from an addiction, it can be difficult to feel satisfied or feel good throughout

5 Must-Listen Podcasts for Addiction Recovery

2019-10-25T15:19:11-08:00October 25th, 2019|

Who loves an irresistible podcast? Today is for you! We're sharing some of the most helpful, inspiring, and interesting podcasts about all things recovery from drug and alcohol addiction. Podcasts for addiction recovery don’t have to all sound alike. There’s

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The Valium Withdrawal Timeline: Step-by-Step

2019-10-03T10:53:30-08:00October 4th, 2019|

Valium is a type of benzodiazepine drug ("benzos") often prescribed to treat anxiety disorders and seizures. It can become highly addictive, though. As a benzo drug, it can have altering effects on the brain and its neurotransmitters. Because of this,

Chronic Pain and Opioid Diversion

2019-09-18T20:38:05-08:00September 19th, 2019|

With the ever-increasing number of opioid abuse cases in the United States, we have to look at where so much of this family of drugs are coming from. While heroin does account for a large percentage of the problem, a

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Drug Relapse: How to Prevent and Overcome a Relapse in Recovery

2019-09-20T14:07:51-08:00August 23rd, 2019|

Relapse іѕ соmmоn аnd hарреnѕ tо а lоt of people in recovery frоm drug or alcohol аddісtіоn. It’s really important to know how to prevent and overcome a drug relapse. A drug or alcohol relapse dоеѕ nоt mеаn thе еnd

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What Are the Signs of Flakka Use?

2019-09-20T14:14:43-08:00August 21st, 2019|

Broward County, Florida іѕ оnе of the hаrdеѕt hіt ѕtаtеѕ іn the US fоr dеаthѕ and рѕусhоtіс еріѕоdеѕ frоm а synthetic drug called Flakka. Flakka іѕ а ѕуnthеtіс саthіnоnе, whісh іѕ а сhеmісаl thаt іѕ ѕіmіlаr tо рѕусhоасtіvе dеrіvаtіvеѕ оf

Best Tips on How to Live a Sober Life

2019-09-20T14:24:00-08:00August 16th, 2019|

The ѕtrugglе оf аddісtіоn іѕ rеаl. But thе gооd nеwѕ іѕ thаt уоu аrе becoming аwаrе thаt thеrе nееdѕ tо bе ѕоmе сhаngеѕ mаdе-- if you're here reading this, you аrе оn уоur wау tо living sober. Find out the

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How to Stop Using Opioids

2019-08-07T16:59:04-08:00August 7th, 2019|

Opioid abuse is a significant and growing problem in America. If you’ve been caught up in the crisis and find yourself addicted to opioids without any idea of what to do about it, we’re going to talk through the options

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Alcohol Relapse Can Be Prevented. Here’s How:

2019-07-17T12:03:46-08:00July 17th, 2019|

The road to full recovery from alcohol addiction is not always as smooth as we would like it to be. The path to living a sober life is very challenging, every day for the rest of the person's life. Sadly,

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Dual Diagnosis Treatment in Costa Mesa Addiction Rehabs

2019-07-11T13:55:26-08:00July 11th, 2019|

The path to recovery is one of commitment and the right mindset to live a substance-free life. Finding a rehab program that aligns with your goals and values is the key to successful addiction recovery. Various treatment options offer the

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