Addiction Information

Relapse Prevention – How to Prevent Relapsing Back into Addiction

By |May 26th, 2018|

When an addict relapses, they go through a series of events that ends in a recurrence of substance abuse. Developing effective coping skills, which makes it pos [...]

Peer Pressure, Teens and Drugs

By |May 22nd, 2018|

When teens face peer pressure from their friends in and out of school, it influences the choices they make. A child’s friends play a substantial role in their d [...]

It is NOT an Opioid Epidemic

By |November 14th, 2017|

It is not an opioid epidemic. It is addiction. It is mental illness. It is disease. Yes, opiate use and abuse is on the rise in the US. The sad truth is that pe [...]

Men’s Susceptibility to Addiction

By |June 2nd, 2016|

While it’s certainly true that nearly any man or woman has the potential to become addicted to almost any substance, activity or object, men’s susceptibility to [...]

Women’s Susceptibility to Addiction

By |January 30th, 2013|

Numerous studies have conclusively shown that almost any man or woman has the potential to become addicted to almost any substance, activity or object. The rate [...]