Money Management for Recovering Addicts

Money Management for Individuals Recovering From Addiction

Many things come with recovery. Among the essential elements for success in recovery are emotional support, self-awareness, spirituality and money management. Money management for anyone recovering from alcohol addiction is the most problematic of them all. People with addiction are notoriously bad with money. They tend to overspend to satisfy the craving. Misspending money can…

Drug Use During Wars

Drug Use During Wars

Drug use during wars is as old as war itself. The use of alcohol and drugs in war has lasted for centuries, from Siberians using mushrooms to Iraqi and Afghani soldiers using amphetamines. Even though these drugs were used to boost stamina and performance during conflict, they caused a great deal of havoc among users. Reasons…

addiction in the lgbtq community and finding an lgbtq friendly rehab center

Addiction in the LGBTQ Community and Finding an LGBTQ-Friendly Treatment Center

Although addiction is a complex condition that affects each individual differently, some populations face a set of unique challenges when it comes to substance abuse and getting treatment. The LGBTQ community faces a variety of risk factors for addiction and barriers to treatment that other groups simply do not, making them exceptionally vulnerable to substance…

alcohol blackouts

Alcohol Blackouts

About 26 percent of Americans 18 and older have engaged in binge drinking in the past month. Alcohol blackouts are poorly understood by most people because they don’t recognize the risks they or their friends face when they get blackout drunk. In this guide, we’ll explain the basics of alcoholic blackouts, what symptoms to look out for and what…