women discussing the consequences of drug abuse

What are the Consequences of Drug Abuse?

Drug abuse can happen to anyone. No one starts out wanting to be addicted to or abuse drugs, and some consequences come along with the lifestyle. Sometimes, just the knowledge of the consequences of drug abuse can be enough to deter someone from using drugs. While this isn’t always the case, we believe it’s still…

man engaging in rehab counseling

What is Rehab Counseling, and How Will It Help You?

You may have asked yourself, what is rehab counseling? That’s a common question because most people see rehab as something that’s only a physical issue. It’s getting clean, in the sense of getting substances out of their system. But there’s more to rehab than just the physical aspects. If we don’t address the mental health…

detoxing from alcohol

Detoxing from Alcohol

Detoxing from alcohol is a necessary step in rehab. Detox gives you a chance to clean out your system, allowing your body to heal slowly. It is both a physical and mental process in which you experience withdrawal symptoms and severe cravings. While detoxing from alcohol can be challenging, it is also rewarding. When you…

A man holds a glass of water in one hand and his head in the other as he wonders about the signs of alcoholism

Alcoholism Signs You Might Miss

Do you think you would know if someone you love suffered from alcoholism? Would you recognize alcoholism signs in your own life? If your answer is “of course,” you’re not alone. Many people assume that the signs of alcoholism are easy to recognize, but it’s not always so easy. When the term “alcoholic” is brought…