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What is ‘Wet Brain?’

Receiving Treatment for “Wet Brain” In 2019, the National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) found that 14.5 million Americans aged 12 and older

Domestic Violence & Addiction

The Strong Connection Between Domestic Violence and Addiction Most people assume that drug addiction is a choice made by an individual who simply lacks morals.

Does Withdrawal Mean Addiction?

The Relationship Between Withdrawal and Addiction Withdrawal and addiction are closely tied in many people’s minds. Does withdrawal from a substance mean you are addicted?

How to Talk to a Newly Sober Person

Talking to a Newly Sober Person If you know a friend or loved one who struggled with addiction, you may be wondering how to talk

COVID is Worsening the Addiction Pandemic

How COVID-19 Has Increased Addiction In March 2020, the World Health Organization announced that COVID-19 was a pandemic. This had serious implications for people’s mental

Most Abused Drugs in Indiana

A Look at Drug Use in Indiana If you have a substance use disorder, you are not alone. The use of drugs and alcohol is

Seizures from Snorting Adderall

Are Fatal Seizures Possible From Snorting Adderall? Seizures are a possibility if someone snorts the prescription medication Adderall. This is a psychostimulant that belongs to

What AA Teaches: Coping Skills

How AA Supports the Development of Coping Skills Coping skills are one core mechanic behind how an addiction functions. Most of the time, people with

Social Drinking vs Binge Drinking

Social Drinking, Binge Drinking, and Alcoholism: What Are the Differences? As researchers gain more insight into alcohol’s effect on the body, increasing numbers of people