Addiction to alcohol or drugs is a disease. It is not something to be ashamed of.
SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF ADDICTION
Alcohol and drug abuse is a serious problem that affects not just the abuser, but his/her entire community: family, friends, colleagues are all affected.
THE SCIENCE OF ADDICTION
Addiction to alcohol or drugs is a disease. It is not something to be ashamed of. Understanding the medical science behind the disease helps many people understand addiction.
FAQS FOR FAMILIES & FRIENDS
When people hear a loved one is in recovery, often they don’t know how to act. They don’t want to say or do the wrong thing, so sometimes they withdrawal their support.
SUBSTANCE ABUSE & PREGNANCY
Substance abuse, whether alcohol or drugs, can have lasting and dire effects on the fetus’ health both within the uterus and post-birth.