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What is it Like to Work in a Drug Rehab?

2019-03-06T02:58:55+00:00

Many people wonder what it is like to work in a drug rehab facility. For most addiction specialists, the career path is a rewarding one. You get to help people rebuild their lives, often times from the bottom, back on up. You know the old saying: “rock bottom is a great place to build a [...]

What is it Like to Work in a Drug Rehab? 2019-03-06T02:58:55+00:00

How to Celebrate New Years Eve Sober. Tips for Recovering Addicts.

2019-01-02T23:55:30+00:00

The holiday season for most recovering addicts can be the hardest time of the year, especially on New Year's Eve. Holidays in the United States are quite often characterized for their excess. Excessive partying, binge drinking, even excessive spending and worrying about debts and other responsibilities can cause a great amount of stress during this [...]

How to Celebrate New Years Eve Sober. Tips for Recovering Addicts. 2019-01-02T23:55:30+00:00

Regular exercise helps in addiction treatment and relapse prevention.

2018-12-02T18:38:34+00:00

Cardiovascular exercise can help in addiction treatment and relapse prevention strategies. Scientists at the University of Buffalo Research Institute on Addictions have identified how cardiovascular exercise can support rehab treatment for those struggling with addiction. In a study carried out on animals, researchers discovered that regular exercise targets areas of the brain that control dopamine. [...]

Regular exercise helps in addiction treatment and relapse prevention. 2018-12-02T18:38:34+00:00

Tips For a Recovering Addict During the Holiday Season

2018-11-21T21:50:14+00:00

You’ve heard of black Friday, but what about blackout Wednesday? That’s right, the holidays are often the most inebriated times of the year for many Texans. Overindulgence is common and the holiday season presents a unique challenge for people who are recovering from a drug or alcohol addiction. As people get into the holiday spirit, [...]

Tips For a Recovering Addict During the Holiday Season 2018-11-21T21:50:14+00:00

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day: October 27, 2018

2018-10-24T00:28:52+00:00

Saturday, October 27, 2018, Texas Collection Sites for National RX Take Back Day: The United States Drug Enforcement Agency’s National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is this Saturday, (10/27/18). It has been set aside for the safe, convenient disposal of unused, expired or unwanted prescription drugs. On the DEA’s website, you will find a list of [...]

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day: October 27, 2018 2018-10-24T00:28:52+00:00

CDC Report: Record Number of Drug Overdose Deaths in 2017

2018-09-09T21:59:35+00:00

New CDC Report Shows Record Number of Overdoses in 2017 Drug overdose deaths in the United States topped 72,000 in 2017 according to a new Center for Disease Control report, an increase of nearly 10 percent from 2016. These numbers translate into 200 deaths per day in the US for drug [...]

CDC Report: Record Number of Drug Overdose Deaths in 2017 2018-09-09T21:59:35+00:00