6 mins With most states having legalized cannabis for medicinal use, individuals in recovery have some important questions to ask: How does cannabis fit into recovery, if at all? Can you be abstinent if you’re using medical cannabis? Let’s find out…
Category: Addicted Life
3 mins How do you know when you’ve reached the point of needing treatment? Is there ever a time when you’re “not addicted enough” to warrant an inpatient program? Do you have to hit rock bottom before you’re ready to embrace recovery?
4 mins Most people suffering from addiction don’t want to admit their addictions even to themselves. But there often comes a point when it’s time to come clean. Here’s how to tell your family about your addiction to alcohol or drugs.
4 mins Restless Leg Syndrome, or RLS, is a condition that’s increasingly associated with chemical addiction and substance abuse. Here’s everything you need to know about it…
3 mins Over the past couple of years, we’ve seen a new substance called purple heroin emerging. What is purple heroin? Why is it so dangerous? Let’s find out.
4 mins Although tobacco use is on the decline, nicotine continues to be one of the top addictions worldwide. Whether or not you’re prone to cigarette use, here’s what you should know about nicotine addiction.
4 mins Besides the possibility of overdose, there are a number of possible consequences of IV drug use. Let’s take a look at some of the dangers of IV drug use.
4 mins One of the biggest risks associated with IV drug use is having a needle break off in your arm. But what should you do in that situation? Here’s everything you need to know when a needle breaks off in your arm.