You Need to Read These Books during Addiction Recovery

You Need to Read These Books during Addiction Recovery

If you are heading to rehab for addiction or just come out of a recovery center, you need to find things to do that will uplift you and keep you from becoming bored. As humans, our feelings tend to lead us to bad choices; boredom, emotional, anxiety, stress, and more...
What is a Sober Living House and How it Helps Recovery

What is a Sober Living House and How it Helps Recovery

 If you or someone you know is in substance or alcohol recovery, you might be wondering what a sober living house is.  What is a sober living house A sober living house is a place that patients who are leaving recovery can move into with other recovery patients. The...
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...
Intervention Tips How to Talk to a Loved One

Intervention Tips How to Talk to a Loved One

If you have a loved one with a substance abuse problem you may have tried already talking to them about getting help. However, they have not done so and you’re afraid of what may happen if they do not. It might be time to stage an intervention.  How an intervention...