Sunshine Behavioral Health Blog

April 14, 2022

Just Diagnosed? Here’s What You May Be Feeling 

Just Diagnosed? Here’s What You May Be Feeling  Stomach cancer accounted for most cancer deaths in the 20th century in America. In 2022, however, it only accounts for about 1.5% of cancer diagnoses. Though that’s good news, a diagnosis of stomach cancer still might leave you feeling anxious, uncertain, and […]

March 27, 2022

Top Addiction Counselors in Corpus Christi, TX

Top Addiction Counselors in Corpus Christi, TX Using and selling methamphetamine (meth) often leads to severe consequences. That’s what two Corpus Christi residents discovered in 2019. A district court judge sentenced the residents to federal prison for selling crystal meth and using firearms to do so. While this couple may […]

March 26, 2022

Top Addiction Counselors in Laredo, TX

Top Addiction Counselors in Laredo, TX Alcohol-related vehicle crashes killed three people in Laredo, Texas and injured several more in 2020. Like any deaths, these fatalities created a ripple effect of grief and other problems for the people who loved them. But, unlike other types of deaths, they were preventable. […]

March 25, 2022

Top Addiction Counselors in Plano, TX

Top Addiction Counselors in Plano, TX In 2019, professionals conducted 1,226 alcohol/drug assessments for adults in Collin County, Texas, while Collin County and Denton County both contain the city of Plano. These assessments are interviews that determine how people are using drugs and alcohol. Using the results of these evaluations, […]

March 24, 2022

Top Addiction Counselors in Fort Worth, TX

Top Addiction Counselors in Fort Worth, TX Tarrant County, Texas is the home to Fort Worth and other cities. It’s also the home to several people who have problems with alcohol and drugs. Within the county in 2015: 16.2% of Tarrant County residents reported that they engaged in binge drinking. […]

March 23, 2022

Top Addiction Counselors in El Paso, TX

Top Addiction Counselors in El Paso, TX Located across the border from Ciudad Juárez, Mexico, the city of El Paso, Texas, is a significant drug trafficking site. In El Paso County in 2018, authorities seized: 8,637 pounds of marijuana. 299 pounds of methamphetamine (meth). 270 pounds of opioid drugs such […]

March 18, 2022

Top Addiction Counselors in Dallas, TX

Top Addiction Counselors in Dallas, TX The television show Dallas was known for its excesses: big cars, big houses, big egos … and big substance abuse problems. Characters on the series struggled with alcohol and drugs. Real-life residents of the large Texas city also struggle with substance abuse and addiction. […]

March 17, 2022

Top Addiction Counselors in San Antonio, TX

Top Addiction Counselors in San Antonio, TX “Remember the Alamo!” was the rallying cry to remember events surrounding San Antonio’s mission, The Alamo. Years later, remembering is still important for San Antonians. They should remember that despite life’s difficulties, they still have the power to manage them. Substance abuse and […]

March 15, 2022

Top Addiction Counselors in Houston, TX

Top Addiction Counselors in Houston, TX Almost a ton of meth. That’s how much methamphetamine authorities seized – 1,789 pounds  – in Houston, TX in 2021. The seizure of such a large amount of meth indicates that there’s a demand for it. Many people in Houston and surrounding areas abuse […]

January 25, 2022

Improving Mental Health in the Workplace

Improving Mental Health in the Workplace During our lifetimes, we’ll spend 90,000 hours at work. Since we spend significant amounts of time working, it’s no surprise that we also experience many things while we’re on the job. Some of those experiences are mental illnesses. About one in five U.S. residents […]

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