Alcohol and cancer are clearly linked. Doctors have known this for years. But often, the average Joe or Jane has no idea about the connection. Recently, the issue of alcohol and the development of cancers has received a lot of media attention.
There's been a surge of interest in the business of drugs. This is particularly true for the opioid epidemic. Opioids have causes 40,000-plus deaths in recent years.
Relapse is a scary word for any recovering addict. When a problem drug or alcohol user stops, everyone who loves them hopes it will be forever. But sometimes, that's not the case.
There is a myriad of misconceptions about why people become alcoholics or drug addicts. A lot of the false beliefs keep people who really need a place like The Haven from actually getting treatment.
Recovery from drug or alcohol dependence is one of the most precious gifts imaginable. It can re-make the lives of addicts and their loved ones. However, most people agree that in order to achieve recovery, there's a lot of work that has to be done.