a man uses a breathalyzer after drunk driving

Drunk Driving

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: February 22, 2020 Updated: February 24, 2020 What is Drunk Driving? Drunk driving is when you are driving while there is still alcohol in your system. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 29 people die every day from motor vehicle crashes that involve an alcohol-impaired driver and there is…

a woman smiles as she considers having fun in recovery

Importance of Having Fun in Recovery

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: February 14, 2020 Updated: February 24, 2020 Being in recovery requires a lot of responsibilities like attending meetings, staying away from triggers, renewing relationships, and doing anything else to achieve sobriety. Being sober does not have to mean all work and no fun. Having fun in recovery is important. It lets…

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Guide to Sober Living

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: February 12, 2020 Updated: February 24, 2020 Sobriety is a brave step for someone recovering from drug addiction. It is your way of saying that drugs and alcohol are no longer your go-to when you experience negative feelings and you want to be respected towards your social circle. Living a sober…

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Levels of Treatment

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: February 10, 2020 Updated: February 24, 2020 There are those that give up after one attempt of treatment when they relapse. It does not mean that all drug treatment is not effective but that particular form of treatment was for you. There are many forms of treatment where you can either…

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How to Hold an Intervention

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: February 6, 2020 Updated: February 24, 2020 When you see someone ruining their lives with substance abuse or refuse to get help with their mental health issues, you want to do more than just watch but to point them in the right direction. You and your loved ones can hold an…