5 Habits that will Help in your Recovery

5 Habits that will Help in your Recovery

Education

Healthy habits in recovery promote a mental strength which will carry an individual in sobriety through the ebbs and flows of life on life’s terms. Mental strength is the ability to manage challenging emotions and situations and is an important projection for success and happiness. The five suggestions listed here characterize the emotional intelligence, grit, […]

Late-Stage Alcoholism

Late-Stage Alcoholism

Understanding Addiction

Alcoholism is a progressive disease. It is currently considered to be the nation’s third highest cause of death, but this might be misleading. Although end-stage alcoholism kills many (by liver failure, drunk driving, etc.), many more die of alcohol-related secondary causes that may not be reflected in the statistics. Most alcoholics will ignore the potential […]

Is the War on Drugs Obsolete?

Educating Teens about Designer Drugs

Educating Teens about Designer Drugs

Education, Treatment

“Designer drug” is a designation for new drugs—or analogs of known drugs—manufactured in such a way as to skirt the legal restrictions on their manufacture and sale. On the street, and by word of mouth, they are touted as superior in some way—ability to produce euphoria, duration of effect, etc.—to whatever drugs are current. They […]

A Deadly Game of One-Upmanship

A Deadly Game of One-Upmanship

Australia, United Kingdom

Drinking games go back as far as ancient Greece and China. The games usually fall into one of a number of categories: Speed—how much alcohol can be consumed in a certain period of time (includes games such as beer bong, flippy cup, shotgunning, and boat races) Endurance—simple competitions to out-drink other players. Sometimes the goal […]

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