Addiction Blog

July 9, 2020

Helpful Books About Addiction for Children

Trying to explain substance abuse to a child can be a challenge, but these books about addiction for children can help you find the right words and message to help them understand and cope.
July 2, 2020

A Look at Cocaine in California

While meth may be one of the biggest problems in the Western United States. Cocaine in California is still an issue. Take a look at how cocaine distribution, use, and abuse has changed over the years.
June 26, 2020

San Francisco Providing Drugs for Quarantined Homeless

With coronavirus outbreaks among their homeless population, San Francisco has started quarantining their homeless to avoid the spread of COVID-19. The program is also providing alcohol and drugs for quarantined homeless to practice harm-reduction for addicted individuals.
June 15, 2020

Is Your Loved One Using Again? Signs of Relapse to Look For

Relapse is common, but it shouldn’t be the end of your loved one’s sobriety. If you can recognize these various signs of relapse, you can get your loved one help before matters get out of hand.
June 3, 2020

The Benefits of Meditation in Recovery to Help Your Sobriety Journey

Along with helping the average person relax, there are several benefits of meditation in recovery for those looking to continue their sobriety journey.
May 28, 2020

The Effects of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

Drinking in excess is dangerous, but drinking during pregnancy puts the unborn child at risk as well. Learn more about the effects of fetal alcohol syndrome and the damage that alcohol could have on your future child.
May 22, 2020

Tips for Staying Sober in the Summer

Staying sober in the summer can sometimes be a challenge but these tips may be able to help you have fun while keeping your sobriety intact.
May 1, 2020

Meth-Induced Psychosis: How to Recognize It & What to Do About It

Methamphetamine can come with many serious side effects, including meth-induced psychosis. Learn more about this serious problem and how to treat it.
April 21, 2020

Getting Sober for Your Kids

If you are struggling to find reasons to quit for yourself, maybe it is time to start thinking about getting sober for your kids. Your substance abuse could be impacting them more than you know.
April 16, 2020

Benzo Side Effects from Use and Abuse

Like many other drugs, benzos can come with side effects. Learn more about the benzo side effects for the short and long run and what to do with them.