Substance Abuse Resources

Knowledge is a powerful tool in the fight against substance abuse. Our blogs provide helpful information, guides, and tips to anyone who needs it.

Posted on September 24 , 2018
5 Helpful Apps for Sobriety Technology may be used to help us communicate and do business better, but did you know that there are apps that help you stay sober from substance use? Read these top 5 picks to learn more. Indeed, technology presents so many possibilities that help people […]

The Most Common Detox Symptoms for Those Trying to Quit Using or Drinking If you have an addiction, you might already know there are many ways to recover. Everyone has a different way of treating his or her situation. One thing is almost inevitable, though. Once our bodies get used […]

Posted on September 19 , 2018
The Crack Baby: Truth or Myth? As early as the 1980s, the ‘crack baby’ story became a nightmare for parents, particularly those with teenage daughters. It was also terrifying for governments who feared that caring for a multitude of crack babies would overburden national coffers. It seems the image of […]

Posted on September 17 , 2018
Mac Miller and The Dangers of Purple Drank Rapper Mac Miller met his young and unexpected death at the age of 26. Apparently, Miller, real name Malcolm James McCormick, died due to a suspected drug overdose, although the actual cause is yet to be announced. Several artists in the music […]

Drug-Induced Formication: How it Happens and How to Make it Stop Formication is the sensation as if something is crawling under your skin. Believe it or not, it is a common phenomenon for many people who use stimulant drugs. How does it happen? Is there a way to prevent it? […]

How Positive Peer Pressure Can Help Guide You Through Recovery When we think of the term “peer pressure,” we often envision people in our lives who push us to do negative things. It is commonly heard when kids and teens are “experimenting” with new things and often refers to all […]

Posted on September 12 , 2018
Football Party Ideas for the Sober Living Football season has already started, and some are now gearing up with their team shirts and hats. During a season of such high spirits, how can one stay sober? Here are some ideas if you want an alcohol-free football party. One of the […]

Posted on September 11 , 2018
How I Came to Terms with Social Anxiety I can still vividly remember the day when I accepted that there might be something different about the way I responded to social interactions. A simple remark has the power to send me into isolation for days. Surviving university was difficult for […]

Posted on September 10 , 2018
Creating a Relapse Prevention Plan Relapsing can be discouraging, especially if you have gone so far with being drug-free. What are some ways to have a relapse prevention plan that’s effective and long-lasting? Here is a guide that could help you out. The recovery process is a challenging journey that […]

Posted on September 06 , 2018
Blue Meth: Truth or Myth? What’s in a color? When we talk about drugs such as methamphetamine (meth), it can mean a host of things. There has been so much hype about the existence of blue meth. Drug forums on the Internet feature contributions from several individuals who claim to […]

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