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Alcohol Awareness Month: Connecting the Dots, Opportunities for Recovery

It’s April, which means it’s alcohol awareness month. This year the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence chose a…

An Interview With Author Amy Dresner

If you don’t know Amy Dresner yet, you will come September. That is when her debut memoir, My Fair Junkie,…

Enzyme Treatment for Heroin Withdrawal

In the field of addiction treatment, there’s a lot of crystals and snake oil mixed in with trustworthy rehabs and…

Much-Needed Recovery Center for Firefighters Opens  

Firefighters are often known as our local heroes. Men and women whose jobs are to put out fires, save structures…

Chris Christie Head Of Anti Drug Initiative

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie was allegedly tapped by the White House to head a new anti drug commission whose…

So They’re Not Repealing ACA, Now what?

After Republicans failed to rally the support needed to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and replace it with the…

What Is Evidence Based Treatment?

How do addiction counselors, doctors, and other treatment providers know what works to treat addiction? Although many treatment centers use…

Ohio and the New Norm: Cold-Storage Trailers for Overdose Victims

The picture above is the inside of a refrigerated truck which is temporarily serving as a morgue for the countless…

Ben Affleck Comes Clean About About Completing Treatment

Earlier this week, Ben Affleck shared on Facebook that he’s completed treatment for alcohol addiction. Within seconds of his announcement,…