May 31, 2019

Addiction recovery is a long and winding journey. There are moments when the recovery process will seem like a stroll in the park, at other times it will feel like a daunting expedition. This is why it is important to incorporate practices into your life that will help...

May 30, 2019

Many people struggling with addiction want to get sober, but share common fears about what sobriety entails. Let us take this opportunity to refute these fears and show you why getting sober is better than you realised.

  • Fear of failure, fear of being labelled – what...

May 29, 2019

Explore 10 of the biggest benefits you’ve got to look forward to when you stop using:

  • Addiction is a full-time lifestyle, leaving little time for anything else.

  • What fills the void when you get sober?

  • Getting sober changes everything. Here are 10 of the wa...

May 27, 2019

Whether you are new to recovery or an old veteran, certain obstacles may get in the way of your sobriety. Being prepared for and knowing how to handle these situations will help you on your path to long-term addiction recovery.

You have probably heard that staying sober...

May 25, 2019

Binge drinking is the consumption of many alcoholic beverages over a short period of time with the intention of becoming drunk. Binge drinking can last for a few hours or even up to several days. Many people relate binge drinking to people who are young and in college,...

May 24, 2019

Recent research is showing that the drug ecstasy affects women differently than men. Ecstasy is a synthetic drug and acts a stimulant and a mild hallucinogen.

This drug affects the levels of serotonin; a chemical in the brain. This chemical regulates mood, cognitive fun...

May 23, 2019

Meth is the abbreviated name for methamphetamine, and is also known as crystal meth. Meth abuse is becoming a huge problem in the United States, Asia, and Europe. Meth is cheaper than heroin and cocaine, which makes it more affordable for drug users and leads them to a...

May 22, 2019

This is a continuation of part 1 in which we discussed the affects that alcoholism has on children; now we will discuss how spouses or partners of alcoholics are affected and how each individual can be helped.

Spouses/Partners of Alcoholics

Alcoholism also has serious af...

May 21, 2019

Alcoholism affects millions, perhaps up to a billion, people throughout the world. It is not only the alcoholic who is affected by this struggle, but those around him or her as well. Oftentimes, the alcoholic does not consider how their actions are affecting their spou...

May 17, 2019

The terms ‘nightcap’ and ‘liquid courage’ are self explanatory in regards to what we believe are the powers of alcohol. However, many of the most common reasons for drinking are completely misguided. Here we investigate which effects are actually myths and discover the...

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