Awareness is Key to Addressing Substance Use Disorder

The numbers are sobering. In its 2018 Annual Surveillance Report of Drug-Related Risks and Outcomes — United States, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that, in 2016, an estimated 48.5 million persons in the U.S., or 18 percent of persons aged 12 years and older, reported use of illicit drugs or misuse … Read more Awareness is Key to Addressing Substance Use Disorder

Treatment and Support for Chemical Dependency

Are you concerned that you, a family member or friend may have developed a problem with chemical dependency? It’s necessary that you educate yourself about the support that may be available to you or that you may need to provide others in order to achieve a sustained recovery from substance abuse. The National Institute on … Read more Treatment and Support for Chemical Dependency