6 Best Addiction Recovery Podcasts for Your Sobriety

When you’re recovering from an addiction, you need to build healthy new habits and daily routines. You need activities that make you happy, inspire you, encourage you and connect you to other people. To make sure that you continue to do them, pick activities that are simple and accessible, such as hiking or journaling. Addiction [&hellip…

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Stick to Your Recovery: 10 Quotes to Encourage You While You’re Overcoming Addiction

We’ve all seen movies with main characters who are drug addicts who either overcome the addiction or crash and burn. Saying no to drugs was likely taught regularly in your elementary and middle school years. Maybe you saw someone in your family struggle with drug addiction. And you likely never thought you’d be struggling with [&hellip…

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How Long Does Alcohol Withdrawal Last: Symptoms and Duration

Being addicted to alcohol can destroy a person’s life. But it can also be dangerous to go through alcohol withdrawal after deciding to quit. It is important to be aware that withdrawal symptoms and length will be different for each individual. If you or someone you love is trying to quit drinking, or in the [&hellip…

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How To Deal With A Family Member’s Addiction

When a friend or loved one is suffering from an addiction, family members often suffer right alongside them. Because families are usually close to the addict, they have the opportunity to intervene and help the individual in a way medical and psychological professionals don’t. But where to begin? How are you—as a family member of [&hellip…

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5 Tips for Parents of Alcoholic Young Adults

For those who have children, it comes as no surprise that you would do absolutely anything for them. If you find yourself as a parent of an alcoholic adult, you may be wondering how you can help your child. Any addiction can be crippling to watch a loved one go through, especially one involving alcohol. [&hellip…

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After Addiction, Don’t Turn Back

We want to speak to recovered addicts today. Whether you came to us at a Steps Recovery Centers, went somewhere else, or did it on your own, you conquered addiction. What comes next is up to you. You can make a new life out of your recovery. You can be a new you. You may [&hellip…

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What Does Addiction Do to Family?

When one person is going through something, their whole family goes through it with them. This is the same for addiction. When a loved one is struggling with addiction, it’s almost like the whole family has that struggle. Even if family members aren’t close, addiction can be a serious detriment to the family. Addiction is [&hellip…

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What Are the Obstacles to Addiction Recovery?

Getting over an addiction is a tremendous task, and with that, comes obstacles. No obstacle is too large to overcome addiction, but it’s important to be aware of what you or your loved one may face as they work towards recovery. Addiction is its own obstacle. Addiction means that your body and your mind cannot [&hellip…

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What Addiction Is and Is Not

We decided to keep things simple today. Addiction is summarized as a whole lot of things. There are stigmas, triggers, and people who ultimately deny the fact that it can happen to anyone. Addiction is there though, and many of us deal with it ourselves or with loved ones close to us. As a result, [&hellip…

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10 Inspiring Quotes To Get You Through Addiction

Addiction is a brutal thing to get through. It requires change, will-power, struggle, and an admittance that you were lost. Those of us who have been through addiction know that it is an awful road to be on, but one that has an exit. Here are 10 inspiring quotes to keep you going today.   [&hellip…

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