Holistic Drug Rehab Versus LSD

There have been six studies from as far back as the 1960s that present lysergic acid diethylamide, more commonly known as LSD, as a solution for alcoholism. The drug was used in various alcohol treatment programs, and the subjects were mostly men. The findings showed that even a small single dosage, ranging from 210 to…

The Link Between Social Experiences and Addiction

There is a diverse range of factors that contribute to addiction. Genetics, mental health disorders, and receiving a prescription for a painkiller are all related to substance abuse. Social experiences also play an important role. For some unfortunate individuals, the consequences can be devastating. Getting an Early Start Addicted individuals walk unique paths to recovery,…

Effective Drug Rehab for Veterans

Effective Drug Rehab for Veterans There are cases of drug addiction where substance abuse is accompanied with mental health disorder. This is what is known as co-occurring disorders or dual diagnosis. The two problems can easily overlap and often one contributes to or causes the other. The types of drugs that are often abused have…

What to Know About Holistic Treatment?

Here is some good news for those struggling with or affected by addiction. A recent survey has found that 10% of Americans have successfully overcome their drug and alcohol problems. 1 out of 10 may not seem like an impressive statistic at first glance but in real numbers that amounts to around 23.5 million people.…

5 Sober St. Patty’s Day Activities

St. Patrick’s Day does not have to be synonymous with drinking alcohol. Celebrating the Irish tradition sober is a great way to become closer to your heritage, friends, and family members. To give you some ideas on what you can do on St. Patty’s day that doesn’t involve drinking, here are 5 activities. Chances are,…

Alcohol is Not Healthy – Even in Moderation

There have been articles written on how drinking moderately can actually improve your health, such as a glass of red wine with dinner. Even if you think you’re drinking moderately, however, the risks outweigh the possible benefits. And you can get the same benefits of drinking moderately as you can with good nutrition and exercise.…

Gerard Butler Seeks Help For Prescription Pill Abuse

In the wake of Whitney Houston’s death and the additional focus it has put on substance abuse, especially within the entertainment community, the world is paying closer attention than ever to the struggles that many celebrities are currently facing. TMZ reported that Gerard Butler, popular movie star known most-notably for his role in 300 has…