How to Help Someone Dealing With Addiction
Knowing someone who has an addiction is not uncommon, but knowing the best way to help a loved one with an addiction can be confusing and even scary. When someone...Read More
What Is the Opioid Crisis?
The news is full of stories about how more and more people are becoming addicted to opioids each year, but just what is the opioid crisis? Why is it such...Read More
What Is Substance Addiction?
Substance Addiction — these two words describe a life ensnared by a horrifying disease. What begins as curiosity or perhaps a coping mechanism to deal with life’s troubles can quickly...Read More
Is Addiction Genetic?
Yes — addiction has a genetic component. In fact, at least half of the factors that make people prone to addiction appear to be linked to genetics. Yet addiction is a complex...Read More
What Is a High-Functioning Alcoholic?
Alcohol is an accepted part of our culture. From wine clubs to craft breweries to brunch with mimosas, everywhere you turn, there are tons of opportunities to drink without anyone...Read More