If you are starting addiction recovery, you may be worried about the holiday season. Here is how to enjoy the holidays while in recovery.
Drug overdose deaths have substantially increased over the past year. Here is how Fairwinds Treatment Center can help with addiction recovery.
Substance abuse increased during the pandemic. Learn more about alcohol and inhalant abuse during the age of COVID-19.
Comorbidity, the presence of two or more disorders at once, is common in people with mental health struggles. Here’s what to know about comorbid bipolar disorder and substance abuse.
People, including professionals, are using drugs like opioids, stimulants, sedatives, and tranquilizers without a doctor’s prescription. For example, in the health sector, the number of health professionals struggling with narcotics such as Fentanyl and Oxycodone is rising every day. Learn more about prescription drug addiction among professionals and its treatment. Professionals working in sectors such as […]
Alcohol might be the most commonly used/abused addictive substance in the US. The good news is that a condition that is so prevalent also receives a lot of attention and research funding. Here at Fairwinds Treatment Center, we’re always learning more about alcohol addiction and new treatments for alcoholism. Today, we’ll explore alcohol use disorder […]
Functioning alcoholic is an informal term used to describe people who have an alcohol dependency but still accomplish their roles in society. Alcohol dependency does not cause them to miss work or fail to accomplish other obligations. They seem to be mentally and physically healthy. They can pass as normal people in jobs, homes, and […]
Working with those who struggle with addiction, it would be impossible for us to overlook the overlap of codependency in drug abuse. However, for those who are not currently moving within these tight-knit circles, or for those who have not yet sought treatment for their drug dependency, the link between the two might not be […]
Combat veterans are at high risk of PTSD. But, there is hope. Here are six positive affirmations for veterans suffering from PTSD and alcohol abuse.
Xanax is a commonly used drug in America. If you believe that you or a loved one is forming a Xanax addiction, here is everything you need to know.
May focuses on mental health issues during Mental Health Awareness Month. Learn more about treatment during this month and beyond.
It’s important to learn what alcoholism is and how it may be affecting someone you love this National Alcohol Awareness Month. Learn more here.
National Eating Disorders Awareness Week is February 22nd to 28th in 2021. Learn more about embarking on your eating disorder recovery journey.
If you are struggling with a heroin addiction, Fairwinds Treatment Center is here to help. Here’s what you should know before beginning your recovery.
Are you looking for a treatment plan that will help you successfully recover from substance abuse? Learn more about intensive outpatient programs (IOP).