getting help for addiction in Washington

26 02, 2019

FDA Approves Dsuvia for Treating Acute Pain

2020-01-15T06:56:06+00:00February 26th, 2019|0 Comments

News that the FDA approved Dsuvia, an opioid 5 to 10 times more potent than fentanyl, at the end of 2018 has made headlines across the country. This had led to a huge uproar among the community, as many believe that this prescription drug will only worsen the opioid epidemic that the country is facing. There are differing [...]

31 01, 2019

Heroin Versus Prescription Pain Meds – Are They Really More Alike Than You Think?

2020-01-15T06:56:06+00:00January 31st, 2019|7 Comments

“This epidemic that we are in the grips of is taking a heartbreaking toll on American families. We are in the midst of an epidemic, and sadly, no one is immune, no individual, no family, no community." ~ United States Attorney General Loretta Lynch For the last few years, America has been experiencing what the Centers for Disease Control and [...]

30 01, 2019

How I Got Sober with Honesty

2020-01-15T06:56:06+00:00January 30th, 2019|1 Comment

I am proof that the rotten apple doesn't fall far from the tree. To different degrees, both of my parents were alcoholics. Dad was the scary, violent, in-your-face kind of drunk, and Mom was the drink-to-deal-with-Dad type of drunk. By the time I was in my mid-teens, I was an expert drink-to-escape-my-parents, blackout drunk. My problem followed me through high [...]

29 01, 2019

The Best Drug Rehab Centers in Washington State

2020-01-15T06:56:06+00:00January 29th, 2019|5 Comments

If you live in the State of Washington and you are finally ready to seek professional help for a substance abuse problem such as alcoholism, illicit drug addiction, or the misuse of prescription medications, one of the first things you will probably do is start to search for a drug rehab center. But as soon as you start that [...]

28 01, 2019

Ready to Recover? Where to Detox near Vancouver, Washington

2020-01-15T06:56:06+00:00January 28th, 2019|0 Comments

"Rock bottom became the solid foundation on which I rebuilt my life." ~ JK Rowling If you live in or around Vancouver – Ridgefield, Battle Ground, Camas, or anywhere else in Clark County – and you are ready to address your addiction to drugs or alcohol, you are to be congratulated. Getting clean and sober is one of the best [...]

25 01, 2019

The Best AA Meetings in Washington State

2020-01-15T06:56:06+00:00January 25th, 2019|4 Comments

“You are an AA member if you say so. You can declare yourself in; nobody can keep you out. No matter who you are, no matter how low you’ve gone, no matter how grave your emotional complications – even your crimes – we still can't deny you AA. We don't want to keep you out." ~ Alcoholics Anonymous, Twelve Steps [...]

21 01, 2019

100 Ways Addiction Is Probably Ruining Your Life

2020-01-15T06:56:06+00:00January 21st, 2019|6 Comments

Most people don't give a second thought to alcohol and drug use. If they do, they are more than likely to think that it's "no big deal" and not really think of the harm that they're doing – to themselves, their family, and the rest of society. Let's take a look at the ways addiction can ruin your life: “Get [...]

16 01, 2019

How to Find the Best Inpatient Drug Rehab near Seattle, WA

2020-01-15T06:56:06+00:00January 16th, 2019|5 Comments

“…blaming the afflicted for their condition has led to decades of flawed treatment and policy. But the evidence clearly proves that addicts aren't morally bereft or weak-willed. They're ill." ~ David Sheff, Clean: Overcoming Addiction and Ending America's Greatest Tragedy When you live in the Seattle, Washington, area and need professional help for an addiction to illicit or prescription drugs, [...]

5 01, 2019

Inpatient Drug Rehab Versus Outpatient Addiction Treatment in Washington

2020-01-15T06:56:07+00:00January 5th, 2019|7 Comments

If you have been battling any kind of substance abuse disorder and you have made the wonderful, life-altering decision to admit that you have a problem is, seek professional help, and take your first steps on the road to recovery, you are to be congratulated. Checking into rehab so you can learn how to manage your misuse of prescription medications, [...]