Welcome again to that time of the year when things become cold, slow, icy, and there are many festivities. The time when you hope the cold weather will not affect your addiction recovery. Understandably, you have these worries and you’re afraid that you won’t last the winter without relapsing.  To help deal with these worries it’s imperative for you to understand how cold weather can affect your addiction recovery. When the weather gets cold, it
Winter is here, and it’s the season to be melancholy, right? No, it doesn’t have to be. A few sober activities are all the help you need to beat the winter chills. The season can and will be jolly if you take steps to prevent the winter blues from getting to you. For those in addiction recovery, it is normal to find the winter slash holiday season more challenging than other people. We understand that
The long term effects of cocaine addiction can be life-threatening if you do not manage them properly. You see, prolonged cocaine abuse comes with a detrimental effect on vital organs. Vital organs like the brain, gastrointestinal tract, kidneys, liver, the heart and even the immune system may suffer some damage.  People addicted to cocaine do not only suffer physical but also emotional and mental damages. Hence, it is of high importance that you understand the
The battle against prescription drug addiction is not an easy one, so we understand why you want to know how to prevent a relapse. However, you need to understand that preventing addiction relapse is not a single battle. You won’t win just once, and that will be the end of it — it’s a battle you have to keep winning to ensure long-term sobriety. Prescription drug addiction is as real as all other forms of
Most addicts don’t know what to expect during addiction treatments, hence they refuse to get the treatments they need. It is okay to feel uneasy and nervous during your first drug addiction rehab. Even if this isn’t your first time, these feelings of nervousness may still come around.  However, it is hugely important that you take the all-important first step to get addiction treatment. To ease any nervousness, you must know what to expect during