Physical and Medical Signs of Drug Addiction

Potentially Identifying Substance Use Disorders in Someone
Date: June 03, 2022

  Sometimes, drug addiction can result in certain physical and medical signs in a person. If you are worried about someone close to you struggling, there are behaviors you can look for. The following physical or medical signs may be indicative of drug addiction or abuse: Medical signs of... Read More.

Addiction Among Healthcare Professionals

Statistics show rates of substance abuse among doctors and nurses continues to grow
Date: May 09, 2022

Prevalence of Substance Abuse Disorder is disproportionately high among healthcare professionals. Stress, exhaustion, and a number of other factors cause people to turn to substances to keep up or cope. As a result, according to American Addiction Centers, 4.4% of people working in healthcare have a problem with heavy... Read More.

The Dangers of At Home Alcohol & Drug Detox

Why Finding a Medical-Based Detox Program Is Best For Recovery
Date: March 14, 2022

When overcoming drug or alcohol dependence, at home detox may seem like a desirable option, however, experts agree that there are dangers in detoxing at home. Therefore, it is much safer to seek medically supported detox because of the severity of certain withdrawal effects. Relapse and overdose are also... Read More.