The Hardest Addictions To Treat

When you consider the question “What are the hardest addictions to treat?” the answer often depends upon the individual. What’s extremely addictive to one person may not be as addictive to another. However, some substances are addictive to everybody, creating serious physical and psychological risks and frequently resulting in death. Following are some notoriously addictive substances,…

What Are Pressed Pills?

The opioid pandemic has claimed countless lives over the last two decades, and the government has been working with physician organizations, pharmaceutical companies, and law enforcement agencies to limit the abuse of prescription medications. Dealers have been able to circumvent these efforts by pressing pills and selling them as if they were real medications. Pressed…

Managing Your Mental Illness Triggers

Managing Your Mental Illness Triggers

If you are struggling with a mental illness, then you’re probably familiar with the term “triggers”. A trigger is any external event or form of stimuli that produces negative psychiatric symptoms. The symptoms may be anything from anxiety to discouragement, to despair, to negative self-talk, and more. It is normal to respond in this way…