Different Forms of Anxiety

Different Forms of Anxiety

Life hands us all a number of stresses which can make us worry. The difference between experiencing every day worries and those with anxiety is having anxiety is not being able to function because of those worries. Anxiety exists in many forms and it is important that each case be taken seriously before it takes…

Country Music and Alcohol

Country Music and Alcohol

You see it in the music videos and you hear it in the lyrics how much alcohol plays a starring role in country music. According to the Country Music Association, people from ages 18-24 are listening to country music and have increased from 54% in the past decade. It is important that country music fans…

Harming Animals for Opioids

Harming Animals for Opioids

Having an addiction means going to desperate measures to ensure you get your hands on drugs. Some would even go as far as to harm their pets in hopes of acquiring painkillers for their pets to really use for themselves. It is important that veterinarians see the sign of opioid addiction in their patient’s owners…

Myths About Painkillers

Myths About Painkillers

Painkillers are pills to help relieve and discomfort or pain. While painkillers may seem like a miracle worker when you are dealing with hard to handle pain, they can also be very addictive. It is important to set the record straight of the true dangers of painkillers and they can lead to an addiction if…

The Importance of Honesty in Recovery

The Importance of Honesty in Recovery

Lying comes easy when you are hiding addiction and can come just as naturally when you are in recovery. You could be relapsing or feel those same urges and do not want people to know. It is important to practice honesty when you are in recovery as it is a great step towards owning up…

Reasons Video Games Are Addictive

Reasons Video Games Are Addictive

Recently, gaming disorder was considered by the World Health Organization to be a mental health condition. You may be wondering what it is about video games that are so addictive. In order to understand why you or someone you know is addicted to video games, it is important to know what features are in video…