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  • Anger Management and Behavioral Health for Young Adult Son with Substance Abuse Issues
    June 19, 2018
    Awareness is growing nationwide that young men are struggling with anger issues at an alarming rate. And while anger in young men is frequently written off as part of the growing-up process, for many, anger management issues serve as a warning sign that more serious problems are at play....
  • Everything You Should Know About Fentanyl
    June 15, 2018
    The opiate epidemic continues to rage across America. One of the main contributors to this problem is fentanyl. Unlike heroin, fentanyl may not be widely known to the public, but it is one of the most dangerous drugs to go from the pharmacy to the streets due to its...
  • 6 Ways You’re Enabling Your Loved One’s Addiction
    June 12, 2018
    Substance abuse problems across the United States are rampant. This unfortunate reality affects more than 21 million Americans. Even worse, this widespread pattern of drug abuse has put millions of American families in proximity to a dangerous addiction. The challenges of supporting a family member who struggles with drugs...
  • Getting Off Suboxone: Do I Need Addiction Treatment and Detox?
    June 9, 2018
    If you have struggled with opiate addiction, you may have begun a medically assisted detox program that utilizes Suboxone to minimize withdrawal symptoms. While this method can benefit those who begin the program with a taper down program. However, many people begin a treatment program that simply replaces the...
  • Is Adderall the Legal Version of Meth?
    June 6, 2018
    In recent years, more children and adults are being prescribed Adderall to treat ADHD symptoms. With more people being prescribed this drug, the risk of improper use and Adderall addiction has increased. This has led to studies being conducted that compare Adderall with its counterpart, Methamphetamines. These studies have...
  • Understanding Heroin Detox and Rehabilitation from a Parent’s Point of View
    May 30, 2018
    Watching your son struggle with heroin addiction is one of the hardest things that you can go through as a parent. You have always wanted the best for your child, and while you wish that you could solve this problem for him, you feel absolutely powerless to help. It’s...
  • Drug Overdose Crisis Growing in Colorado
    May 26, 2018
    The drug overdose crisis is one of the biggest threats the United States faces, and the state of Colorado is no exception to this devastating trend. In 2016, more than 900 people died of drug overdoses in Colorado, which is 300 people more than the number of deaths in...
  • Is Your Husband Hiding Addiction?
    May 22, 2018
    Wives with husbands who are struggling with addiction often find it difficult to understand why their spouses are attempting to hide their addictions from them. In many cases, a wife believes her husband is intentionally trying to hide his addiction from her with mischievous intentions or to prevent her...
  • Does My Son Really Need Mental Health Treatment and Therapy in Rehab?
    May 14, 2018
    It is no easy thing for parents to watch their sons struggle with addiction, substance abuse and related behavioral problems. It can be an incredibly difficult and confusing time for a parent. You want to help, but you have questions about what the best approach is. It can be...
  • Nutritional Deficiencies and Substance Abuse: Nutrition in Addiction Recovery
    May 10, 2018
    Nutrition is closely tied to substance abuse and addiction. While using drugs and alcohol, poor nutrition makes changes to the way the body and brain function. These changes and the deficiency of vitamins and nutrients in the body are one of the root causes of the negative symptoms that...