Heroin Abuse Rehab and Recovery

Suspecting someone you love uses heroin is a painful situation for anyone. We all know about the dangers of these drugs. But what are the physical signs of heroin abuse and how else can you detect the truths of your loved one’s behaviors? About Heroin Abuse Heroin, also called diamorphine, is a recreational drug used…

The Different Types of Addiction (Infographic)

Addiction impacts families and individuals across the country. Every individual who struggles with addiction will have a unique story. This is why each addiction treatment program must be adapted for their unique needs. The included infographic, supplied by Summit Estate Recovery Center, explores the different types of addiction that men and women face, and highlights…

Childhood Trauma and Addiciton

What happens to us as children often shapes our personalities as adults. When those influences are negative, they can have outsized impacts on our actions, including turning to substance abuse. Researchers have long been curious about the links between childhood trauma and addiction. It does seem that many individuals who survived chaos during their childhood…