Articles in Category: Breaking News

Does a Drug Taper Off Help before Detox?

on Monday, 13 October 2014.

When an addict is ready to stop using drugs, one of the first things they must do is to detox. During detox, an addict, under the support of a medical staff, completely stops using and allows the dangerous drugs to leave their system. 

Dealing with Spousal Alcoholism and Addiction

on Friday, 10 October 2014.

People struggling with addiction are not only harming their own bodies and minds, but they are also hurt the people around them and their relationships. Marriage is one relationship that can be especially strained through the pain of addiction, turning a happy home into a nightmare.

How to Stay Sober at Music Festivals

on Friday, 10 October 2014.

Music festivals can be very joyous and fun occasions, providing the opportunity to hear favorite bands and experience community in a new, exciting atmosphere. However, often these festivals are not only about the music itself, but also places for high levels of alcohol and drug use.

5 Tools to Help Keep You Sober

on Thursday, 09 October 2014.

Even after long periods of abstaining from our addictions, staying sober can be a challenge, and there may be periods where it feels like a difficult struggle. However, the truth is that it does not have to be a daily hardship, or feel like more then you can bear.