Addiction to alcohol and opioids – Things to know

Addiction to alcohol and opioids – Things to know

The opioid epidemic is still causing damage to communities and putting people’s lives in danger. Opioids include prescription medication like hydrocodone and oxycodone, as well as street drugs like heroin, have been running rampant across the world, and record numbers...
What You Need to Know about Post-Acute Withdrawal Syndrome

What You Need to Know about Post-Acute Withdrawal Syndrome

You feel tired all the time even though you gave up drinking six months ago. You are confused and still struggle to remember what you were doing going from one room to another. It’s getting scary to you that you snap at this on any given moment. The racing thoughts,...
What is substance use disorder?

What is substance use disorder?

What Is Substance Use Disorder Everyone has had one of those nights where they drink more than they should, maybe in celebration, maybe just hanging out with friends. Does drinking too much one night make them addicted to alcohol? Where is the cut off line between...
Why Addiction Recovery is Hard

Why Addiction Recovery is Hard

When we think of the effects of drugs and alcohol use, did you think of the short-term, or addictive effects of these substances? Did you know, these substances cause changes to brain function that can have long lasting physical effects? When a person chooses...
Finding New Sources of Life With Aaron – Spirituality VLOG

Finding New Sources of Life With Aaron – Spirituality VLOG

Aaron is the Spirituality Coach at the Canadian Heath Recovery Centre. Watch his latest Spirituality VLOG below Aaron invites us to consider the question “What if spirituality is more and better than whatever my past experiences with religion and God have been?”...
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