Substance use disorder (SUD) is the modern terminology for addiction or substance abuse. SUD is a disease in which a person is powerless to control their ... >>

What is Substance Use Disorder?

Xanax is the brand name for alprazolam. It belongs to a group of drugs called benzodiazepines. Xanax is used mostly for treating anxiety and panic attacks. ... >>

Xanax Withdrawal

Loneliness “Your loneliness will always be there,” a friend once said to me. Those words hit me hard when I started at BriteLife Recovery for substance ... >>

Isolation And Addiction

Prescription Drugs Are Widely Abused Prescription drugs do have legitimate medical uses, but unfortunately, many people abuse them. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse ... >>

Painkiller Addiction Among Suburban Housewives

What is Asking for Time Off Work for Treatment? Asking for time off work for treatment can be a scary thing for most. It is hard ... >>

Asking for Time Off Work for Treatment

The Glamorization of Lean Have you heard of the latest drug craze known as “sipping lean?” Although it has been around for decades, this sipping lean ... >>

Lean is A Dangerous Drug

Addiction Recovery How long do drugs stay in your system? The length of time that drugs stay in your system is up to you. The continuation ... >>

How Long Do Drugs Stay in Your System?

The Battlefield has Lingered with You Due to the number of recent deployments, we now see so many veterans struggling with addiction. You may have left ... >>

Veterans Struggling with Addiction

90 Meetings in 90 Days In the early stages of recovery, it can be challenging to commit to the day-to-day obstacles of staying sober. The 90 ... >>

90 Meetings in 90 Days Calendar

Addiction – A Complicated Disease of the Mind Many people often ask themselves: What causes addiction? Addiction is a complicated disease of the mind that is ... >>

What Causes Addiction?