The Discovery House Drug Rehab Blog

The Discovery House believes in the ongoing support of those in recovery, and in providing public awareness and education! One important way we do this is through our Drug and Alcohol Rehab Blog, power-packed with news, ideas, and recovery help. Visit often, and leave your comments!

Opiate Addiction

7 Telltale Signs and Symptoms of Opiate Addiction

Nearly 2 million Americans suffer from opiate addiction. Unfortunately, 130 of those people die each day from an overdose. Many ...
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most common addictions

4 Of The Most Common Addictions to Drugs and Alcohol

Drug and alcohol addiction can destroy everything, and it's only getting worse over the years. Whether it's caused by tough ...
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how does addiction affect the brain

A Cognitive Decline: How Does Addiction Affect The Brain?

How does addiction affect the brain? Whether we've seen the effects of drugs firsthand or simply want to understand how ...
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Going to Rehab

How to Mentally Prepare Yourself for Going to Rehab

According to the Centers for Disease Control, over 130 people die from an opioid overdose every day. As challenging as ...
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recovering addict

New Diversions: 9 Unique Hobbies for Recovering Addicts

When you're first getting sober it may seem like you have a lot of free time on your hands. Since ...
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is alcohol a controlled substance

Understanding The Problem: Is Alcohol A Controlled Substance?

The 2015 National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) reported that 86.4% of American adults admitted to having consumed ...
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