Why Penalties For Drug Use Don’t Work

In the United States we already have pretty strict laws and penalties relating to the use or sale of drugs but yet there is still discussion about making them tougher to further crack down on drugs. Like many things this is great in theory, but it is unlikely to produce any significant results or cause any drug user to change …

2 Simple Tips For Your Recovery Journey

You’ve conquered arguably the hardest part of rehab when you finished detox and you’ve learned how to go through life confident with everything taught to you at your treatment facility, but that’s just the beginning. If you’re someone recently getting out of a treatment program you’ll probably have noticed by now that the battle isn’t quite over. Recovery is a …

Can you get high without drugs?

Even though the term “high” is most often associated with the feeling you get from doing drugs, it can also mean a euphoric or excited state. Everybody loves that feeling of euphoria and as soon as that feeling dissipates we try to get it back as soon as we can. This is why it’s hard for addicts to quit their …

12 Step vs. Holistic Treatment

What is a Holistic Treatment Program? Holistic – Characterized by the treatment of the whole person, taking into account mental, and social factors, rather than just the physical symptoms of a disease. During holistic rehab those being treated may use techniques such as: Nutritional Therapy Yoga and meditation Fitness programs Herbal medicines Massages Holistic treatment is not only used for …