Warning Signs of Substance Use Disorder National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers

Understanding the signs of drug addiction can help you decide if it’s time to seek help for yourself or a loved one. Substance use disorders occur when an individual continues using the substance, whether it’s alcohol, cocaine, prescription pain pills or other drugs, despite significant substance-related problems. A person who has a moderate or severe substance use disorder may put […]

100 Positive Affirmations to Use in Drug Addiction Treatment

Michael’s goal is to connect current client and alumni with resources to strengthen their life in recovery. Erin has a master’s degree in management from University of Maryland, University College, and a bachelor’s degree in special education from Townson University. Prior to entering the substance abuse and mental health field, Erin was a Special Education Teacher for 10 years. Remember, […]

Alcoholic Neuropathy StatPearls NCBI Bookshelf

Thiamine serves as an important coenzyme in carbohydrate metabolism and neuron development. The lack of thiamine in the nervous system affects the cellular structure and can cause cell membrane damage and irregular ectopic cells. Other vitamin deficiencies seen with alcohol abuse include, but are not limited to, B-vitamins, folic acid, and vitamin-E. Poor absorption and low intake of these vitamins […]