If you or a loved one is struggling with addiction, you may wonder if rehab is the right place for you to start recovering. The short answer is that it is a great place to begin your life in recovery.
In a perfect world, you would be able to protect your child from every potential danger in life and be there on standby to offer advice whenever needed. In reality, you raise your child as well as you can and,
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Parenting is quite possibly the most demanding job you can do, and it comes without a job description or instructions. And while we all joke about teenagers and their mood swings, you might wonder when those mood swings have crossed
Watching someone you love struggle with addiction is a heartbreaking proposition and a long road. You will find yourself torn between wanting to help and wanting to scream in frustration. Even if you find yourself creating distance and setting much-needed
We know more about addiction than ever before, but it is still a very confusing disease, and that’s true even when you are in the middle of the struggle. It’s hard to understand why you continue to use a drug
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