• Substance abuse
    Overcoming an Substance Abuse: What You Should Know About Healing

    When you hear “drug addiction,” the first image you conjure up is likely not of an older man or woman. You may be surprised to learn that substance abuse is an increasing epidemic among adults over the...

    • Posted 11 months ago
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  • Why Is It Best to Go to Rehab For Addiction?
    Why Is It Best to Go to Rehab For Addiction?

    If you are addicted to certain drugs and have recently realized this is not the way that you want to continue living your life, you may feel like you are ready to stop using, get clean, and...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Addiction: The Equal Opportunity Destroyer
    Addiction: The Equal Opportunity Destroyer

    The cross around her neck reminds her that it was God who protected her. For nearly nine years, “Jessica” (not her real name) was on the payroll for what she calls an “equal opportunity destroyer:” addiction. “I...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • So What Does Nutrition Have to Do with Addiction Recovery?

    By Joy Stephenson-Laws is the founder of Proactive Health Labs (pH) and her team— According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, drug addiction is a chronic, relapsing brain disease. It is considered a brain disease because studies...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Over 50: The New Face of Drug Addiction?

    By Vanessa Sheets− When Sue*, a patient in her mid-60s, first came to the Delphi Behavioral Health treatment center, she’d been taking opiate pain pills for over 20 years to treat chronic pain from sciatic nerve damage....

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • How to Encourage a Child to Enter Detox
    How to Encourage a Child to Enter Detox

    For a parent, dealing with a child who is suffering from a drug problem it can be a heart breaking experience. Drugs are more widely available than ever before and more and more teens are being exposed...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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    Drugs Kill – A Mother’s Grief

    By Norine Rae− On June 23, 2015 I lost my beautiful son to a heroin overdose. Many of you may not be aware of how serious of a problem drug abuse has become in our Nation. The National...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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  • this time - a clock on city street
    This Time…

    By Sarah Meece – “Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; the old has gone, the new has come!” 2 Corinthians 5:17 When I opened the local newspaper recently the headline stated: HEROIN...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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  • When Addiction Hits the Home

    By Jamee Rae Pineda-  When addiction hits the home, the entire household is negatively affected. Whether it’s a subtle case of addiction to prescription medication, a progressive state of alcoholism, or obvious insanity with more illicit drugs,...

    • Posted 9 years ago
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