Overcoming Addiction: The Role of Family Support

Overcoming Addiction: The Role of Family Support

Overcoming addiction is a tough—but totally doable—goal made all the more possible with supportive companions. Yes, we’re talking about family!    Continued healing and growth are up to the person working through addiction, but no one can do either of those things without the help of others.    Family support plays a huge role in…

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Dangers of Mixing Substances

Mixing substances has become a rising public health concern globally, especially in more affluent communities. Drugs such as alcohol or prescription medications can be harmful when taken in larger and unregulated doses. Responsible consumption is critical to minimize risk, but when drugs are taken in combination with other substances, there are greater risks involved. There…

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Do I Need THC Addiction Treatment?

Steps to Recognizing THC Addiction The growing movement to legalize marijuana has done a lot to remove the stigma against smoking cannabis. In many states, it has also made marijuana much easier to obtain through both medical programs and dispensaries. While these changes are arguably good for those that need medical help, they also present…

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Addiction and Your Physical Health: Marijuana Abuse Opens You Up to Covid-19 Dangers

As the coronavirus rapidly spreads across the nation, a growing number of people are worried about their lung health. Unfortunately, marijuana smokers may not be among these individuals because they think that their habit is “safe.” That conception is sadly mistaken. Any type of addiction and physical health problem – even marijuana smoking – could…