polysubstance abuse

What Is Polysubstance Abuse?

Many individuals struggle with addiction because they cannot properly address a separate issue from the primary one. Sometimes a dual diagnosis treatment is needed to treat a co-occurring mental health issue and get the proper treatment. At other times, the complication with addressing an addiction problem arises because multiple addictions are co-occurring. When an individual…

woman eating an apple, practicing nutrition in recovery

The Importance of Nutrition in Recovery

Nutrition is a crucial aspect of health for everyone. Proper nutrition is how we sustain ourselves and is something we will always require. For individuals who have been struggling with an addiction, ensuring adequate nutrition becomes especially paramount. Over time, addictive substances can rob the body of critical nutrients and throw many bodily processes out…