This blog discusses news and current topics about drug addiction. It's goal to help you understand the problems and issues related to drug addiction and review new promising treatments for recovery.
Each of us is different
Nobody sets out to become addicted to drugs or expects to deal with drug addiction. Some people may take an illegal drug for the first time, just to have a thrill or be a part of the crowd.
Some people need prescription medication, but over time they begin to take too much, too often. Whatever the case, people certainly do not expect the misery that comes with addiction. But there is help for drug addiction and drug rehabilitation can work.
Addiction Has Many Faces...
Addiction has many faces, none of them pretty. This site is devoted to trying to help find ways for you to recover from addiction.
We designed this site to give useful information that will help people learn to make better decisions. The key to dealing with drug abuse, alcoholism and drug addiction is having the right information. You need information to recognize and understand drug addiction or alcoholism in yourself, your family, your friends and your community. This blog has complete and up to date facts about drug and alcohol abuse to help people to stop their dependence.
We designed this blog to give useful information that will help people learn to make better decisions.
Who are we?
Drug-Addiction-Support.org is a website built to answer the questions and concerns of those harmed by drug and alcohol addiction and abuse. It’s a collaborative effort between many people and resources so that you receive the most update information available. Our goal is to be independent and not promote one treatment center over another but give you the tools to make a well-informed decision.
We do recommend that everyone suffering from this destructive disease join a 12-Step group either through your local church, AA, or NA. If you are a family member or loved one of an addict we recommend you begin the 12-step process with Al-Anon as soon as you can.
In America, behavioral problems involving children are always, without question, about somebody else’s children. Parents today side with their kids against
My 25 year old son confessed to using cocaine over this weekend...probably over a period of 20 hours also using weed and alcohol...for a bit too long.
The key to dealing with drug addiction is the right information. If you've ever wondered how drug addition impacts your life this site is for you.
I've been with him 25 years and the last 8 have been drugs.....and all that comes with it. I've gone from mad, to sorry, to angry, to bitter, to hatred.
While reading about PCP I noticed it's classified as a hallucinogen but I'm pretty sure it's a Dissociative...anyway I could be wrong.
When people buy drugs from a street dealer they’re focused on anything but their best interest. They want to get high, they want to have fun, they want
I am 13. My mom and dad are addicts and they both went to prison a lot. I don't live with them now. My uncle now is doing the same thing since my mom
“Candice” never saw herself as a criminal, just somebody “doing what she had to do.” In a seemingly endless succession of measures to take the “edge”
AllTreatment is a drug rehab referral center and substance abuse information resource, and our main goal is to educate and inform the public about the
The news is filled with reports from Mexico of drug cartels murdering scores of innocent people, assassinating government officials or holding entire towns
Whenever you get a new prescription, the pharmacy provides a breakdown of the possible side effects of the drug. You might expect to see nausea, vomiting,
Addiction Recovery Now is a weekly radio show about addiction recovery. This week sharing from your HEART will help you to move toward recovery.
Yesterday I celebrated 37 years clean and sober. I came to recovery with as much counter-will as the next addict/alcoholic. I was resistant to the idea
Getting sober is not the only answer to alcohol abuse or alcoholism. I say that because people think that as long as somebody isn’t drunk, they’re sober.
Here’s another important factor to consider in treatment, the family. Treatment centers also understand that addiction is a family disease and each member
We are all different. Part of the human condition is the gift of free will, the complexity of making choices and the endless succession of consequences
It’s another senseless death. No matter how many warnings are put out there, no matter how many red flares are sent screaming into the air, no matter how
There are so many questions about treatment for alcoholism and drug addiction, and there so many forms of treatment that can be effective, but exactly
Alec Baldwin has been taken off of MSNBC because of an alleged gay slur. Others have been taken off the air because of alleged racial slurs. Still others
If a person is struggling with alcohol abuse or addiction, the main focus is rightfully on treatment and care to try and get them back on track, recovered
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- Matthew 7:7-8
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