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15 Inspirational Quotes for Those Struggling with Addiction

Posted by Sara Niemiec on Dec 14, 2017 10:00:00 AM

 

Sometimes all we need is a little push in the right direction. We are lucky enough to have fifteen inspirational quotes that can help those struggling with addiction. Addiction is a tough and grueling process, but by supplementing with things like quotes for support, we can beat the culprit, whether it is drugs or alcohol.

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Topics: Addiction

Effects Social Media And Big Pharmaceutical Companies Have On Individuals In Our Society

Posted by Sara Niemiec on Dec 12, 2017 10:00:00 AM

 

Are you wondering how big pharmaceutical companies and social media can influence drug and alcohol abuse? Well, if you have teenage kids, you need to take time and think about it. You need to find answers as well. Your discovery will be useful in protecting your loved one from addiction.

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Topics: Drug

5 Reasons Why Drug Addicts Relapse

Posted by Sara Niemiec on Dec 7, 2017 10:00:00 AM

 

Being addicted to a substance is tough. Realizing you need help is a big step. Making that decision to go to an inpatient drug rehab or treatment center is incredibly important. Finishing a rehabilitation program is outstanding, but the hard work does not stop there. Often, individuals relapse after treatment. It is an unfortunate circumstance, but it does happen, more frequently than some would assume.

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Topics: Drug

Living In A Drug And Alcohol Abuse Free Household Is Better For All Residents

Posted by Sara Niemiec on Dec 5, 2017 10:00:00 AM

 

A drug-free environment is an integral part of the community. It symbolizes the resolve to overcome the pain and torment of addiction through hard work and perseverance. This pain and agony often lead to living a tumultuous and unhappy life. You don’t have to let habit get the best of you or your loved one. Time is now to rise and become the better man or woman everyone in society expects you to be.

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Topics: Drug and Alcohol

5 Qualities of the Best Drug Rehab Centers

Posted by Heather Valsan on Nov 30, 2017 10:07:00 AM

 

You can’t turn on the TV without hearing a story about a drug overdose or how addiction has reached catastrophic heights. More people want to know the qualities of the best drug rehabs versus mediocre ones. There are characteristics that superior addiction programs possess, and you must know what they are in order to provide yourself or a loved one with the most effective treatment options available today.

 

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Topics: drug rehab

Drug And Alcohol FAQ

Posted by Sara Niemiec on Nov 28, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Why choose Landmark Recovery for drug and alcohol rehab?

Landmark Recovery of Louisville has a track record of successfully assisting in the treatment of alcohol and drug abuse. Our center is licensed by the state of Kentucky with a 90 percent client-family satisfaction rate.

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Topics: Drug and Alcohol Rehab

Obsessed with Opioids: Feeling Good Isn't Always In Our Best Interest

Posted by Sara Niemiec on Nov 23, 2017 10:00:00 AM

 

The United States of America is known for many things. Home to the 2016 baseball champions the Chicago Cubs, an incredibly strong military, and even a cronut being invented in New York (a doughnut-croissant hybrid mix). Unfortunately, there are less impressive things our great nation is known for like the opioid epidemic.

In October of 2017, the President of The United States declared a public health emergency regarding the use of opioids in our nation. While some individuals may not know too much about opiates, luckily we can reference experts Cynthia Kuhn, PhD., Scott Swartzwelder, PhD., and Wilkie Wilson, PhD., of Duke University and Duke University School of Medicine who can help us better understand the perception and facts about opioids.

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Topics: Opioids

Differences Between Alcoholics Anonymous and SMART Recovery

Posted by Heather Valsan on Nov 21, 2017 4:00:00 AM

 

 

Do you ever get annoyed when someone tells you that there's only one way to get something done - insinuating that unless you do it their way, you'll make a mess of things? In reality, being closed to alternative ideas and beliefs will only serve to limit our growth of knowledge.

We see different approaches fervently accepted or denied as useful in the treatment of drugs and alcohol. While Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) has been around for longer and has had millions of success stories, we also find numerous benefits in newer treatment models.

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Topics: Smart Recovery

How To Prepare For Inpatient Drug and Alcohol Rehab

Posted by Heather Valsan on Nov 16, 2017 10:01:00 AM

 You decided to check into an addiction treatment center to become sober and healthy. Great News! Setting a date for admission to a rehab center is one of the best decisions you will ever make. Now that you’ve made the first step, now what? You’re likely wondering what should you pack, and what you'll be doing when you get there.

Read on to learn about how to prepare yourself for a comfortable and successful experience in an inpatient drug and alcohol rehab.

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Topics: Drug and Alcohol Rehab

3 Reasons Why Addiction is a Disease and Not a Choice

Posted by Heather Valsan on Nov 14, 2017 10:00:00 AM

 

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Topics: Addiction