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Alcohol Rehab Center in Florida | Signs That Your Alcohol Consumption is Ruining Your Life

It’s usually easier to identify major problems caused by alcoholism, but taking note of smaller ones that often go unnoticed will help you recognize if your alcohol consumption is going out of hand. Before you lose control and hit rock bottom, it’s important to enter an alcohol rehab center in [...]

2019-11-11T17:10:15+00:00 November 5th, 2019|Addiction, Blog, News|

Do I Have a Technology Addiction?

From the toddler gripping the colorful screen of a tablet, to the teen locked in their room attached to a computer, to the adult with their eyes glued to a phone during social interactions; we are aware of the pervasiveness of technology around us. Although technology addiction is not presently in [...]

2019-08-23T15:09:00+00:00 August 20th, 2019|Addiction, News, Teen/Young Adult|

Are We Overlooking Solutions to the Opioid Crisis?

Recently, the President’s Council of Economic Advisors (CEA) published a report on the underestimated cost of the opioid crisis in America. Curbing illicit drug trafficking, reducing over-prescription by doctors, and cracking down on drug distributors are all major focus points of the report. While these are all good intentions, there [...]

2019-06-27T20:48:07+00:00 June 27th, 2019|Drug Addiction, News, Recovery, Rehabilitation|

Arrests, Lawsuits, and Taxation: The Latest in the Opioid Crisis

The opioid crisis in America continues to claim thousands of lives year after year.  Doctors have the enormously challenging task of prescribing opioid medication effectively and responsibly. Drug manufacturers also hold the responsibility for how their potentially dangerous product is distributed. Recently, both medical professionals and prescription drug makers and [...]

2019-04-28T00:45:37+00:00 April 28th, 2019|Controlled Substances, News, Prescription Drugs|

The Bad Side of Energy Drinks

We’ve all been there. The afternoon wall hits hard and you just can’t think about downing another cup of coffee. Why not reach for a cold, refreshing energy drink? They have only as much caffeine as coffee or soda, right? Plus they have vitamins and plant extracts for that extra [...]

2019-04-01T00:50:51+00:00 April 1st, 2019|Addiction, Alcohol Addiction, News|

3 Things Teens Don’t Know About Vaping

E-cigarettes or e-cigs were originally marketed as an alternative to smoking cigarettes. However, their use among teens and young people has risen drastically. In December of last year, Surgeon General Dr. Jerome Adams issued an advisory that said he was, “officially declaring e-cigarette use [vaping] among youth an epidemic in [...]

2019-04-01T00:07:32+00:00 March 29th, 2019|Addiction, News|

Daily Use of Marijuana Can Cause Psychosis

Marijuana has been a hot button issue in the U.S. for several years. So far 10 states have decriminalized it for recreational use and a growing list of others have approved it for medical treatment. The popularity of marijuana seems to be increasing at a fast rate and its use [...]

2019-03-21T16:12:15+00:00 March 21st, 2019|Controlled Substances, News, Prescription Drugs|

Carfentanil: A Hidden Killer

With the dangerous drugs like fentanyl recently flooding the news due to the opioid crisis in America, there seems to be more and more to worry about. DHS Secretary Kristjen Nielsen recently said that Immigration Customs and Enforcement (ICE) captured enough fentanyl last year to kill every American twice over. [...]

2019-03-11T21:36:57+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Controlled Substances, Drug Addiction, News|

Consequences of Sex Addiction

With recent stories about New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft’s being charged with first-degree solicitation, so many questions are raised. How could a man with such a reputation, such an incredible net worth and such a winning legacy do such a thing? Kraft’s charges include solicitation for sex acts at [...]

2019-02-28T17:50:03+00:00 February 27th, 2019|Addiction, Blog, News|