How Does Alcohol Impact Teeth and Dental Hygiene?

How Does Alcohol Impact Teeth and Dental Hygiene?

Drinking alcohol, even in moderate amounts, can be considered healthy by some people and yet  not by others as unhealthy. For some people, they are simply not able to have even one drink because they struggle with dependence and addiction issues. The reality of...
The Benefits of a Really Good Therapist

The Benefits of a Really Good Therapist

Sitting in a room with a therapist may not be anybody’s idea of a good time, especially in recovery. The best part about therapy is that it can help a person process memories and feelings that have been lingering for awhile. Issues that once felt overwhelming may...
What to Expect in Early Recovery from Addiction

What to Expect in Early Recovery from Addiction

Early recovery is about figuring out what the best next steps should be and following an aftercare plan. Compulsive behaviors and mental health issues can keep people from getting the help they need in early recovery. Find out what to expect and how to find healing...
What Are the Symptoms of Stimulant Use Disorder?

What Are the Symptoms of Stimulant Use Disorder?

Stimulant use disorder is a new diagnosis included in the DSM-5, or Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders. This book outlines stimulant use disorder as having a range of problems associated with the use of a wide variety of stimulant drugs, including...
What is Kratom Addiction?

What is Kratom Addiction?

Kratom is relatively new when it comes to illicit drugs. It has been used as a painkiller in some places and a recreational drug but it can be dangerous when consumed. Kratom is derived from a tropical evergreen tree that’s native in Southeast Asia. It is sometimes...