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What are Quaaludes and Why Were They Popular?

By |2021-02-10T21:41:28+00:00February 10th, 2021|Categories: Drug Abuse|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Quaaludes–perhaps you’ve heard of them or maybe you have even tried them yourself? Quaaludes are often talked about with a sense of nostalgia, usually being referenced in movies by someone’s grandma who has a secret stash of them left over from the 70’s when the drug was at its height in popularity. More recently however, […]

Why Do People Get High?

By |2021-04-15T19:48:31+00:00January 15th, 2021|Categories: Drug Abuse, Teen Rehab|Tags: , , , , , , |

In today’s crazy world it may seem like more and more people are reaching for drugs and alcohol to get high, in order to help them cope with the struggles of our “new normal”. Thanks to the Coronavirus pandemic that our country is still facing, alcoholism and relapse rates are once again on the […]

Common Ways Addicts Store or Hide Their Drugs

By |2021-01-15T00:50:41+00:00September 17th, 2020|Categories: Drug Abuse, Family, Teen Rehab|Tags: , , , , , |

Anyone who has ever known or loved an addict knows just how far they would go to continue getting high and they would also never question their ingenuity when it comes to trying to conceal or hide their drugs from others. If there is one thing in common between all people who suffer from the […]

Hygiene and Drug Use: Why Does Use Cause a Lack of Care?

By |2021-01-28T20:14:59+00:00September 3rd, 2020|Categories: Drug Abuse|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

It can be very sad when we see a loved one who is putting off their appearance, or is not taking care of themselves, because of drug abuse or drug addiction. If you, or a loved one, need help getting back on the road to a healthy, sober life, then we are here to help! We can answer any questions you may have about the recovery process and would love to teach you the tools to get back on the road to loving yourself again!

Is it Easy to Buy Drugs on the Dark Web?

By |2021-02-10T21:44:50+00:00August 20th, 2020|Categories: Drug Abuse|Tags: , , , |

Most of us are aware of the illicit drug market that usually consists of players, like your local street dealers, their suppliers, and then their suppliers, eventually working all the way up, ending at whoever manufactured the product. When most people think of the drug trade, they associate it with organizations like the Mexican drug […]

Colleges and Drugs: What are the Popular Drugs to Look Out for in 2020?

By |2021-02-10T21:46:54+00:00May 6th, 2020|Categories: Alcohol, Drug Abuse, Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Due to things like social experimentation, peer pressure, stress and childhood trauma, many college students turn to drugs or alcohol. If you or someone you know may be struggling with a substance use disorder, please do not hesitate to reach out for help! Many have been where you are before and they have gotten the help necessary to get back on track. College is a very rewarding experience, but we also know that it can be very stressful.

Nootropics: A Dangerous New Addiction

By |2020-03-25T19:36:05+00:00March 25th, 2020|Categories: Drug Abuse, Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , , |

It is true that not all nootropic drugs are considered to be dangerous, but there are still those who have very serious side effects. Part of what makes these drugs so compelling is that they are usually medically prescribed or available for purchase over the counter, so people associate them with having less risk. Another component that increases the danger level of these drugs is what is known as increased tolerance, sometimes the user needs more and more to achieve the desired effect, this can cause them to use more of the same drug, or turn to other more harmful drugs instead.

Drug Usage Can Be Driven By Childhood Trauma

By |2021-03-23T21:37:44+00:00March 9th, 2020|Categories: Drug Abuse, Family, Mental Health, Teen Rehab|Tags: , , , , , , |

A common question in today’s world is what drives abuse of drugs and alcohol? While the answer to that isn’t exactly a ‘one fits all’ model, there are many things that can potentially lead to whether or not someone will become an addicted person later on in life. This can include things like genetic predisposition, […]

Why is Meth so Hard to Quit?

By |2021-02-02T19:05:58+00:00July 17th, 2019|Categories: Drug Abuse, Mental Health, Meth|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Methamphetamine, speed, ice, or crystal meth is hard to quit simply because it is one of the most addictive drugs known to exist. In the 1990’s and early 2000’s methamphetamine was a major problem in Texas and across the whole nation because the ingredients were relatively easy to obtain at your local, street corner drug […]

What is the Best Drug Rehabilitation?

By |2021-02-02T19:14:22+00:00April 10th, 2019|Categories: Drug Abuse, Mental Health, Opioids, Rehabilitation, Teen Rehab, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , |

With so many treatment options available, it is difficult for some to find the best drug rehabilitation program that will suit their individual needs. Finding the best drug rehabilitation for your addiction can be one of the most important health care decisions you make in your entire life. Addiction to drugs or alcohol can quickly become a deadly disease. You have a lot of options available to help you, but we want you to make an informed decision on which program will offer the best care for yourself or a loved one.

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