July 30, 2008
Treatment of drug and alcohol abuse in Massachusetts has never been easy for the treatment providers, and if the patients belong to the senior persons category, then the treatment becomes all the more complicated. Read more
What must you consider when Enrolling for an Outpatient Treatment Program for Drug Abuse in Alabama?
July 9, 2008
The outpatient treatment program in Alabama is meant for people who are in mild to moderate forms of drug or alcohol addiction. You must not have any other health conditions or mental illnesses. Read more
May 30, 2008
May 8, 2008
The state of Illinois is at the forefront of all kinds of substance addictions in the country. Whether you judge it by sheer numbers or by the extent of the addictions, Illinois is head over shoulders with its various addictions.
May 3, 2008
Most times, parents have to bear the brunt of their children’s drug and alcohol addictions. They are told that they were careless and uncaring for their children when they needed them most and that is why the children sought pleasure in other modes, such as their addictions.
April 21, 2008
Having a drug abuse problem or a substance abuse problem is not something to take lightly. It is not something that will go away if you ignore it. Ignoring it can only make it worse.
April 14, 2008
Drug abuse relates to all drugs, whether they are classified as legal (prescription and non-prescription) or illegal (“street”) drugs. Drugs can be consumed for recreational purposes, as in getting “high”, but they can also be consumed to alleviate emotional problems and stress.
April 13, 2008
Many teens are very loyal to their friends. Lots of friends you’ve had since literally forever and you’ve been through a lot together. You’ll stick together – thick and thin. But now you’ve got a friend in trouble and you really don’t know what to do.
April 3, 2008
Perhaps the only people who are in a more difficult situation regarding substance abuse than the addicts themselves are their children. Growing up with a parent who had an addiction to drugs or alcohol can create serious problems in the child’s life, and it usually does.
March 25, 2008
People who don’t engage in drug and alcohol abuse often wonder why others do. It happens for a variety of reasons, though none of them are worth the consequences of substance addiction. No one really starts out thinking that they will become addicted to drugs or alcohol, but somewhere along the way the body and brain trigger that reaction. It can happen almost immediately or over a period of years.