Why Proper Nutrition is Essential in Early Recovery

2019-06-06T14:05:15+00:00June 6th, 2019|Categories: Addiction Treatment, Alcoholism, Early Recovery, Featured, Nutrition & Fitness, Recovery, Substance Use, Tips & Tools|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Proper nutrition is always good for your body and brain, however, when recovering from substance use disorder it is essential to eat properly for several important reasons. [...]

What We Can Learn from Kit Harington Checking Himself Into a Wellness Program

2019-05-31T18:22:57+00:00May 31st, 2019|Categories: Addiction Treatment, Alcoholism, Break the Stigma, Featured, Mental Health, Recovery, Substance Use|Tags: , , , , , |

Knowing when to seek help is hard for everyone, and it can be even more difficult to actually ask for help. For celebrities, they face the additional [...]

What You Need to Know About Heroin Abuse

2019-05-22T15:38:17+00:00May 16th, 2019|Categories: Addiction Treatment, Early Recovery, Family Resources, Featured, Heroin, Opiate Addiction, Prevention, Recovery, Substance Use|Tags: , , , , , , |

There is a lot of talk in the news and media these days about opioid addiction, and heroin has been the most commonly used illegal opioid for [...]

Opiate Addiction – How Opiates Affect The Brain & Body

2019-05-17T14:36:58+00:00May 10th, 2019|Categories: Addiction Treatment, Early Recovery, Family Resources, Featured, Opiate Addiction, Prevention, Substance Use|Tags: , , , , |

We hear all about opiates (and opioids, which are used interchangeably for the purposes of this post because opiates and opioids affect the same receptors in the brain) and [...]