Blog

The Correlation between Substance Abuse and Grief

The Correlation between Substance Abuse and Grief

Statistics of Substance Abuse Currently, there are over 20 million people in the United States who are both active and former addicts. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), from 2000 to 2015, more than half a million individuals died from drug overdoses. 91 Americans die every day from an opioid overdose.  […]

Read More...
Substance Abuse Amongst the Elderly

Substance Abuse Amongst the Elderly

As is the case with many of the industrialized nations, a shift in demographics is changing the way certain things have to be run.  Many of the population pyramids in these nations are inverted versus other eastern and developing countries which have larger bases, and narrower peaks.  This reflects the ever-growing aging populations in these […]

Read More...
Hepatitis Treatment at South Florida Substance Abuse Treatment Centers

Options are Available for Hepatitis Treatment at South Florida Substance Abuse Treatment Centers

The Baby Boomers grew up at a time of dramatic social change. That change marked the generation with a strong cultural cleavage, between the proponents of change and the more conservative ideations. These individuals were able to experience, first-hand, historical events such as the first man walking on the moon, the Cold War and the […]

Read More...
Dual Diagnosis

The Role of Dual Diagnosis in Substance Abuse Treatment

Happiness refers to a mental or emotional state of well-being which can be defined by positive or pleasant emotions ranging from contentment to intense joy. In today’s day and age, everyone is constantly in the pursuit of happiness. Many equate happiness to the constant pursuit of success coupled with perpetual restlessness. Albert Einstein’s Theory of […]

Read More...