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One-Third of Millennials Are Using Venmo to Buy Drugs

If you’re a Millennial, odds are you are familiar with the mobile money-transfer app, Venmo. The app’s function is simple: You want pizza, but you don’t have your wallet so your friend offers to buy you the slice. To compensate, you open your Venmo app. With just a couple of clicks and a quick search … Continued

3 Reasons People Don’t Go to Treatment

Addiction affects millions, yet only a small percentage of those individuals seek help. Learn the top three reasons why people don’t go to treatment.  

Senate Adds $45 Billion to Fight Opioid Crisis

When the American Health Care Act (AHCA) was first proposed, it was met with resistance from both Republicans and Democrats, particularly when it came to how the bill would affect the current opioid crisis sweeping the nation. In an effort to increase support for the bill, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell recently added $45 billion … Continued

Why You Also Matter in Your Loved One’s Recovery

In case of emergency, put your oxygen mask on first before helping others. This is true when it comes to airplanes, and it is true when it comes to dealing with addiction. You might think it sounds selfish to think about yourself while your loved one is struggling with an alcohol or drug addiction, but … Continued