abuse

Make This Your Summer of Love

Make This Your Summer of Love

With all that has happened in the world this year, life can be difficult to face. The level of difficulty goes up exponentially for those of us who have been using substances. With anxiety and depression levels so high already, substances just compound the issues....

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Can Polysubstance Abuse Be Treated?

Treatment for substance use can be tricky, as it requires a combination of mental, emotional, and physical approaches to recover. Adding a second substance makes it harder to treat, and when we have been using multiple substances or suffer from polysubstance abuse, we make things...

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The importance of Getting Quality Sleep

Drugs and sleep Sleep disturbances have been associated with drug use and the withdrawal from drug abuse.  Sleep disturbances also have been linked to the use of alcohol and to chronic alcoholism. Many prescription and non-prescription medicines can cause sleep problems.  The severity of sleep problems caused...

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