Signs of Addiction

Recognizing the signs of addiction could save a life. Learn about the physical and behavioral addiction symptoms to look out for.
Drug Addiction

How to Recognize Cocaine Addiction

Recognizing the signs of cocaine addiction is not always easy. These are some red flags to look out for.

Recognizing Teen Drug Use

Knowing the signs of teen drug use could save your child's life. Learn how to recognize the symptoms before it's too late.

How to Tell If Someone Is Addicted to Heroin

Recognizing the signs of heroin addiction is not always easy. These are some red flags to look out for.

How to Help a Friend Struggling with Alcohol Abuse

Watching a friend struggle with alcohol abuse can be heartbreaking, but there are steps you can take to help your friend get back on track to living a happy,healthy life.
Family Wellness

Teens and Drugs: What Parents Need to Know

Addiction takes many forms and can affect anyone. Learn the signs of teen drug addiction to determine whether your child is secretly struggling.
Drug Addiction

Could You Be Prone to Addiction?

While it is impossible to determine who will and will not become addicted, there are certain risk factors that make you more prone to addiction.
Drug Addiction

Secrecy in Addiction

Recognizing that your loved one is struggling with addiction can be difficult. After all, those in active addiction go to great lengths to hide their substance use from those around them. Learn how to recognize the signs, common ways individuals hide their addiction, and why.

Is Your Loved One an Alcoholic?

The signs of addiction aren't always easy to recognize, especially when it comes to a loved one. Learn some common red flags of alcoholism and help your loved one get the help they need.
Drug Addiction

How Addiction Affects the Brain

While many see substance abuse as a choice, addiction is a chronic disease that impacts a large portion of society. Learn how this disease impacts the brain and what you can do to help.
Drug Addiction

What We Can Learn from Demi Lovato’s Relapse

Demi Lovato's relapse is a reminder that recovery is a life-long journey. Learn common trigger and warning signs to safeguard your recovery.
Drug Addiction

What Are Common Signs of Mental Illness in Addiction?

Addressing mental health concerns is an important part of addiction treatment. Lisa Westerson, Assistant Clinical Director at Mountainside treatment center, shares common signs of mental illness and what you should do if you recognize these signs.

What is a High Functioning Alcoholic?

Approximately 30 percent of Americans suffer from an alcohol misuse disorder. Many of which are high functioning individuals with successful careers and family lives.