7 Safe Ways to Get Rid of Unwanted Vodka

If you can resist the temptation to take a sip, keep your vodka and check out these seven different ways of using it safely around your home.

Prescription Drug Abuse: Teenagers Get Legally High

A 2015 research study suggests that the deadly consequences of prescription drugs are seen in teenagers as they are unaware of the full extent of its dangers.

The Challenges of Being a Retiree and Functioning Alcoholic

According to one writer, retirement can be a stressful situation for everyone, and particularly so for the alcoholic in recovery.

7 Popular Movies for Sober Inspiration

A well-written addiction recovery storyline in a movie can remind you of the reality of what will happen if you let addiction continue to reign over you.

5 Stereotypes of Addicts

In my experience, most of the stereotypes about addicts are extremely flawed.

The Perks of Being a Recovering Addict

One writer shares daily reminders of the wonders their new life in sobriety and recovery continues to give her.

Addiction and Teen Celebrities

It may be our first instinct to sneer in disgust at young celebrities' antics or ridiculous behavior, but we should remember that they're not matured adults.

Animal Assisted Therapy and Recovery

The act of taking care of an animal turns an addict into someone who cares for another living creature.

How Do People Get Hooked on Hydrocodone?

Once prescription painkiller addiction has set in, which may happen after only a few days, the user will experience flu-like symptoms if they attempt to stop taking the medication. As the addiction progresses, the drug becomes more necessary to the individual.

How Music Inspires Us during Addiction Recovery

The fact that music affects multiple parts of the brain and the body explains why certain music evokes emotional response.