Do Pain Medications Pose a Danger to Athletes?

Do Pain Medications Pose a Danger to Athletes?

From high school athletes to professional athletes, sports can lead to pain medication, which poses a danger of addiction. Pain medications are not the only danger to athletes; however, there are also enhancement drugs such as steroids.  High school and college...
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...
The Benefits of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy in Addiction Recovery

The Benefits of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy in Addiction Recovery

If you have never heard of cognitive behavioral therapy or you do not know what it is, we are going to give you an overview of what it is, what the benefits are, and how it is used in alcohol and substance abuse recovery.  What is cognitive behavioral therapy...
Is Your Teen Hiding Their Alcohol Abuse

Is Your Teen Hiding Their Alcohol Abuse

Are you concerned that your teen is hiding alcohol abuse? You are not alone. Today, about 20% of teens binge drink. For some people they can have one or two drinks and stop, for others, it is not that easy.  Alcohol has a great effect on the teenage brain than it...
What You Need to Learn About Nutrition and Addiction Recovery

What You Need to Learn About Nutrition and Addiction Recovery

Nutrition is a vital part of your addiction recovery. When you are abuse alcohol or substances your body loses the nutrition it needs to stay healthy; nutrition that the brain, liver, lungs, immune system, and every other area of the body needs to stay healthy. ...
Everything You Should Know About Kratom

Everything You Should Know About Kratom

While not illegal or drug this substance can be addictive which is why we are going to discuss it here. It is a green powder that comes from a tropical tree of South East Asia. More often than not it is labeled as not for human consumption which keeps it legal to buy....