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  • Staying Safe from Predators When Drinking

     February 9, 2023     12 min Read

    There are significant risks associated with date rape drugs. An individual could use any licit or illicit drug to alter someone’s consciousness in a way that makes self-defense or decision-making…
  • Top 20 Most Expensive Cities for a Night Out Drinking

     December 15, 2022     7 min Read

    It’s no secret that inflation is racking up the drinking bill, prompting Americans all across the country to find unique ways around rising alcohol costs. Whether you’re looking to cut…
  • Best Holiday Mocktails

     October 25, 2022     11 min Read

    Most people love the vibe of holiday cocktails but do not always want the alcohol that goes with them. One too many drinks lead to disaster, whether small or large.…
  • 10 Tips for Each Stage of Your Recovery Journey

     August 29, 2022     14 min Read

    Overcoming Substance Use Disorder is a process that takes time, effort, routine, structure, dedication, and discipline. It is not without its hurdles, obstacles, and setbacks. Yet, the payoff, in the…
  • Determining the Quality of Drug Rehab

     July 21, 2022     5 min Read

    General Criteria for Selecting a Quality Drug Rehab According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), "No single treatment is appropriate for everyone", and "Effective treatment attends to multiple…
  • A Complete Guide to the Different Types of Drug Rehab

     July 19, 2022     13 min Read

  • 5 Tips to Keep Youth Safe from Drugs Online

     June 1, 2022     8 min Read

    Quick Tips to Keep Teens Safe Online Drug dealers have turned to the internet and social media apps like Snap Chat to find customers during the pandemic, causing youth drug…
  • Five Tips to Help You Through the Grief of an Overdose Death

     May 6, 2022     7 min Read

    Quick Tips for the Future, How to Keep Going Many families and friends have lost someone they love to addiction and overdose death. The untimely death of any kind always…
  • Four Reasons Why Substance Use Prevention is Suicide Prevention

     April 20, 2022     11 min Read

    Key Takeaways Suicide Remains a Public Health Threat Substance Use Continues to Take Lives Both substance use disorders and suicide are preventable for the most part. Prevention campaigns are life-saving.…
  • 5 Reasons E-Cigarettes & Vaping Lead to Drug Use

     April 19, 2022     9 min Read

    Key Points Addicted.org is not pointing to vaping as the sole cause of illicit drug use among young adults. Yet, significant evidence suggests it strongly contributes to a devastating problem.…
  • Holiday Survival Guide

     October 28, 2021     13 min Read

    The holidays are a busy time of year. Post-pandemic, everyone is getting back to normal and living life again. It is time to celebrate with friends and family, but being…
  • How to Help Your Finances Recover After a Battle With Addiction

     September 8, 2020     7 min Read

    It’s been hard work, but you’ve recovered. You can finally leave your addiction behind. Now comes the next chapter of your life. You have to pick up the pieces and…
  • Completing Drug and Alcohol Treatment: What’s Next

     February 18, 2020     17 min Read

    Completing a drug and alcohol rehabilitation program can be challenging but it is one of the best ways to achieve sobriety. If you have recently done this, congratulations. Though a…
  • Finding Treatment: The Ultimate Guide

     February 18, 2020     21 min Read

    If you're looking for help with finding treatment, you've come to the right place. The task can be completely overwhelming, especially given the circumstances that you're likely facing. With so…
  • Substance Abuse in College: The Ultimate Guide

     February 11, 2020     19 min Read

    College is a time where many people have their first taste of independence, living away from home and without the supervision of parents. While this transition is rarely without bumps,…