12 Step Addiction Recovery Program

Being Eligible for Addiction and Recovery

Famous people, for the most part, live extraordinary lives. Wanting for nothing can afford one a unique lifestyle. Experiences most of us could hardly even imagine, let alone have, ourselves. However, just because one has seemingly unlimited resources, doesn’t mean they are not eligible for [...]

2019-11-26T15:45:20+00:00February 11th, 2019|Tags: , , |

Opioid Relapse After Detox

It is an unfortunate reality that relapse is a part of a number of people’s recovery story. Sometimes multiple stents in recovery centers are required for the seed of recovery to take root. It is not something to be ashamed of, and relapse should not [...]

Finding Your Way In Recovery

Recovering from an alcohol or substance use disorder is one of the hardest things people will do in their entire life. Those impacted by the hooks of addiction know first-hand how deep their illness is rooted. Extricating oneself from addiction requires tremendous courage and fortitude [...]

Cannabis Withdrawal and Detox

Marijuana, or cannabis, is arguably the most controversial drug in American history. The debate about the plant has been raging for decades. Recently, advocates have begun to outnumber cannabis opponents. This is despite the fact that much is still left to conjecture when it comes [...]

2019-11-26T15:35:24+00:00January 31st, 2019|Tags: , |

Heroin Vaccine on the Horizon?

Is a vaccine for heroin addiction possible? When detoxing and treating opioid addiction, a few medications are likely to come into play. Buprenorphine is one such drug, most commonly prescribed in the form of Suboxone (buprenorphine and naloxone). The drug can be used for either [...]

DIY Detox Can Be Dangerous

People caught in the grips of an opioid use disorder know that if they do not stop, then they will die. Most opioid addicts have lost friends to the disease, succumbing to overdose. They see the daily headlines of the ever-growing death toll associated with [...]

Medical Detox: The Safest Path to Recovery

The road to addiction recovery can have various different starting points. Where one starts often depends on the severity, or progression of the disease. Addiction is a debilitating form of a mental health disorder, with no known cure. The condition can be managed, however, so [...]

2019-11-26T15:24:15+00:00January 17th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , |

3 Ways to Focus on Gratitude During Recovery

Whether you find yourself in the trenches of substance misuse treatment this holiday season or you’re a recovery veteran who’s thankful for years of sobriety—embracing gratitude is one of the best ways to overcome adversity and put your life in perspective. The benefits of gratitude [...]

2019-11-26T16:59:52+00:00May 30th, 2017|Tags: , , , |