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What is a Sober Living Center?

The transition from rehab to the real world isn’t always an easy one. Many people find it intimidating and scary. This intimidation often leads people to relapse and start using drugs again. Thankfully, sober living is a rehab program that can help them avoid the endless cycle. What Is Sober Living? Many rehab centers offer…

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Am I Abusing Codeine?

There’s a big prescription drug crisis happening in the United States, and it kills more than 15,000 people per year. In fact, there are more fatal overdoses from prescription drugs each year than heroin and cocaine combined. The United States prescribes more opiates, including codeine than any other country. Physicians prescribe enough narcotic pain medications…

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Signs of Addiction

Individuals who struggle with addiction show apparent signs of addiction. Still, for people who know a loved one has a dependency problem, it isn’t always easy to know what to do. People describe watching a person struggling with addiction as a train wreck since it’s difficult to watch, and most feel helpless. The best thing…