Blog

9 January, 2015
New Drugs

New Ways Teens Are Getting High

Young people in high school or college are among the most likely in the United States to try new drugs or try new ways of consuming drugs.  In a 2013 U.S. government survey, 22.6% of 18-20 year olds reported using illicit drugs within a month of taking the survey. Second […]
9 January, 2015
Alcoholism and Drug Addiction

Is There a Difference Between Alcoholism and Drug Addiction?

Alcoholism and drug addiction are both serious problems here in America. According to government statistics, around 17 million American adults (18 years or older) had an alcohol use disorder in 2012. Another government survey shows that in 2012 an estimated 22.2 million people were classified with substance dependence or abuse […]
9 January, 2015
Food Addiction

Can Some Foods Be Addictive?

America is the top food exporting country in the world. In 2011 the U.S. exported $118.3 billion in food alone. That means we produce billions of dollars in food we don’t consume. This could theoretically explain our nation’s growing obesity and food addiction problems. Simplistically: America has so much food […]
3 March, 2015
Drug Addiction and Drug Abuse

Is There a Difference Between Drug Abuse and Drug Addiction?

The terms drug addiction and drug abuse get used and misused so frequently in our society. There is, however, a difference. The only problem is that very few know what that difference is. One centers around the use of the drugs, while the other one focuses on the way the […]
19 March, 2015
Benefits of Drug Rehab

The Benefits of Drug Rehab

There are a number of benefits of drug rehab at an inpatient treatment facility for alcohol or drug addiction. Consider the following benefits that most patients appreciate across the globe, and for good reason. The main benefit of any center is to get the addict to stop using drugs and/or […]
23 March, 2015
Deadly Drugs That Were Once Legal

Deadly Drugs That Were Once Legal

Many of the drugs that society now recognizes as dangerous to health and social order were once allowed to be legally distributed. These compounds often came from foreign lands, and their damaging effects were not well understood until the disastrous consequences began to destroy individuals and cripple families. Here’s a […]
2 April, 2015
Addicted to Drugs or Alcohol

Are You Concerned That a Loved One May be Addicted to Drugs or Alcohol?

Addiction can affect anyone. The recovery, however, can be hastened with proper care and support from those around the addict, especially family and friends. It has been found that showing love may be crucial in helping someone overcome being addicted to drugs or alcohol. Therefore, if you truly care about […]
5 April, 2015
Drug Relapse Prevention

If Rehab Really Works, Why Are So Many People Still Addicted?

According to the U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration 23.5 million Americans sought treatment for their addictions in 2009. With such a large amount of people going into rehab it begs the question why are so many still suffering from addiction? Addiction is very complicated and there are […]

Get 24/7 Help Now:

269-704-7257

For Immediate Treatment Help Call:
269-704-7257