Category Archives: Drug Rehab Columbus OH

Do Scare Tactics Really Keep Teens Off Drugs?

During the 1980s a popular public service announcement depicted a skillet with an egg being fried in it. The message was plain and simple, "This is your brain on drugs." This was a substance abuse warning that got many kinds of reactions from the public. Some were shocked, many thought it was not really cool.…
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Opioids for Chronic Pain Might Make It Worse

Oxycodone is one of the main ingredients used to make one of the most popular of all painkillers, Percocet. Use of this ingredient increased 866% between the years of 1977 and 2007. The use of hydrocodone also increased in this same time period by 280%. Methadone use also increased 1,293% during this same time period.…
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Smoking One Cigarette Could Get You Hooked!

One of the biggest threats to your health and a real addiction problem is smoking. Many teens are introduced to cigarette smoking as early as the age of 10. At such an early age a person cannot possibly understand the long-term problems that will come from trying something like smoking. Peer pressure can also play…
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The Recovering Addict’s New Year’s Resolutions

Making New Year’s resolutions is a little different for those who are in an addiction recovery program. Most people make New Year's resolutions each year to help evaluate the year they are leaving behind and to make goals for the coming year. These goals can help you stay on the road to long-term sobriety throughout…
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