Six Ways to Protect Your Recovery During the Pandemic

Six Ways to Protect Your Recovery During the Pandemic

Covid19 has all of us stressed with changes we did not want. For those who are in recovery, this is doubly true, the stress and anxiety of the pandemic is high, and then the isolation ratchets it up even more.  So, how do you protect your recovery during a...
Is Forced Addiction Recovery a Good Idea

Is Forced Addiction Recovery a Good Idea

s forced addiction recovery a good idea? While both sides hotly debate this topic, we will look to see if it works or not. One side is that addiction is a mental illness and not a criminal matter. The better question may be, does it work? What is forced recovery...
What are Barbiturates and What Effects do They Have

What are Barbiturates and What Effects do They Have

Barbiturates are sedatives; they depress the central nervous system and are used to treat insomnia, seizures such as epilepsy, and headaches, or as a pre-operative sedative at the hospital.  These medications are classed as a schedule II, meaning they have an explicit...

Faith In a Higher Power: Rehab 101

Funny how it is easy to have faith in a Higher Power when things are going well, isn’t it? Somehow, someway, it never seems that hard when things are going smooth… Fast forward to when everything around us is falling apart. Suddenly, it isn’t so easy. That is what...