The Rise of Substance Use and Addiction Among Teens

December 28, 2019 Anita Fernandes 4 min read No Comments

As parents, it’s tough to even consider that our children may have experimented with drugs simply because we think that we “raised them better than that”. It is important to…

What Happens After Years of Addiction and You Need Blood Taken?

October 23, 2019 Alanna 3 min read No Comments

After 16 years of IV drug use, the fact that I can even still do anything that has to do with veins is nothing close to a miracle. I never…

Sesame Street’s New Character Has a Mom in Addiction Recovery.

October 13, 2019 Alanna 3 min read No Comments

This is pretty neat. Considering I personally know a lot about the issue having dealt with it growing up and unfortunately my kids had to deal with the issue as…

Why Opiate Withdrawal is Unbearable, and the Myth That You Can’t Die From It.

October 9, 2019 Alanna 7 min read No Comments

Warning!! Contains graphic content and images! I just want to put this out there that both times I quit cold turkey and when I was also at an accelerated detox…