How to Help a Friend with an Addiction

How to Help a Friend with an Addiction

Whether you are in recovery from addiction yourself or not, seeing a friend or loved one struggle with his or her own addiction can be difficult and heartbreaking.   Watching someone make mistakes that they likely wouldn’t make without the influence of drugs or...
How to Stage an Intervention for a Loved One

How to Stage an Intervention for a Loved One

Unfortunately, if your friend, family member, or other loved one has a drug or alcohol problem that seems to continuously be getting worse rather than better, and he or she has not independently sought help, it may be time to organize an intervention. No one ever...
How To Tell If Someone Is On Heroin?

How To Tell If Someone Is On Heroin?

If you’ve been worrying about a friend, family member, or loved one who could be abusing heroin, you’re facing an uphill battle, starting with knowing for sure whether or not the abuse is happening. Drug users almost always have keeping their addiction a secret...
11 Inspirational Stories of Clean & Sober Rock Stars

11 Inspirational Stories of Clean & Sober Rock Stars

When we imagine the stereotypical rock star, non-stop partying is often part of the picture. For many famous musicians, drug and alcohol abuse is a road that’s difficult not to travel. Sadly, some very talented individuals, loved by many, have succumbed to addiction,...