Drug Addiction & Mental Health Treatment Blog

Dirty Needle Infection: What Is It, Symptoms & Getting Help

A dirty needle infection is not uncommon for those who share needles. This often happens when a person is using a needle to get high, sometimes within...

The Impacts of Alcohol: Why Do People Blackout?

There are many reasons why a person may blackout, including the use of drugs and alcohol at high levels. If you are experiencing losses of time...

Does Wine Cause Kidney Stones?

Does wine cause kidney stones? This is a common question asked, and there are a lot of misconceptions out there about it. Kidney stones are...

What is the Hardest Drug to Quit?

Drugs and alcohol that create dependence are difficult to quit using. Even if a person wants to do so, these substances have changed the way...

How to Know If Someone is Using Drugs

Do you have a loved one you are worried about, perhaps because they are using more substances than before? Perhaps they are experiencing health concerns...

Can You Get Fired for Going to Rehab?

It is a common question. Can you get fired for going to rehab? For a person that is struggling with alcohol or drug addiction, rehabilitation...

How to Talk Someone into Going to Rehab

Learning how to get someone to go to rehab is not an easy process. Most often, it is not possible to force a person to...

Is Bedwetting When Drunk a Real Thing?

Is bedwetting when drunk something that happens to you? It may not be something you want to think about or talk about to anyone else,...

The Importance of Effective Communication Skills in Recovery

Addiction recovery is more than simply not using drugs or alcohol. It is also about working through past trauma and pain that put you on...

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