08 Jun

Dangers of Nostalgia during Addiction Recovery

Nostalgia is by definition is a wistful longing to return to past times or circumstances. The trouble with nostalgia is that these times and circumstances are often romanticized or idealized into seem better than they really were. This causes people to remember only the good...

16 Apr

Medication-Assisted Opiate Dependency Prevention

Opiates and opioids are medications prescribed for inducing sleep and relieving pain. When used correctly, they can offer the healing qualities they were made for, but when these medications are abused for their euphoric effects, it can lead to dependency and even addiction. Such addiction...