Drug addiction, or substance use disorder, is a serious condition that affects people socially, physically, and psychologically. Despite increasing awareness, there are still plenty of people who don’t understand how serious addiction is, nor that it gets worse over time. Read and find out: is addiction chronic?
Treating pregnant women with substance abuse problems comes with both social stigma and extra difficulties. This doesn’t make them any less deserving of treatment, though. She and her developing fetus need help. What are some of the ways you can find addiction treatment for pregnant women?
If you or your loved one reached the point in the cycle of addiction where quitting seems impossible, treatment can help. One of the biggest concerns, though, is how much of addiction treatment insurance covers. Learn more about treatment options and how to find out what your provider covers.
Living with a mental illness or substance abuse problem is difficult. When someone has dual diagnosis, or both mental illness and a substance use disorder, they have an even greater challenge. Find out why these individuals see the best results from treatment specific for co-occurring disorders.
Alcohol, drugs, gambling—as many as one in eight Americans are addicted to a substance or activity to the point of self-destructive behaviour. Two former clients are talking about an exhilarating center for Treatment and Recovery.