Vaping has gained exponential popularity over the past decade. However, vaping is not safe — in fact, it can cause severe physical injuries and long-term health consequences.
Alcohol Rehab Guide
Suicide is a difficult thing to discuss openly for many individuals, especially for members of cultures with special hostility towards it. However, turning feelings of suicide into a more open topic of discussion can prevent people from committing the act and seek the help they need. This is especially important in cases where addiction to alcohol and suicide are both issues. If you or someone you care about is struggling with an alcohol problem help is out there.
Alcohol and drug abuse are among the leading risk factors for suicide. People with substance use disorders may experience hopelessness and suicidal thoughts, but treatment for addiction has helped people find purpose and happiness in life.
Disability Rights of Ohio (Regional Resource)
Disability Rights of Ohio is a non-profit with the mission is to advocate for the human, civil, and legal rights of people with disabilities in Ohio. Legal advocacy for self-direction, access to needed services and supports, and freedom from abuse, neglect, exploitation, and discrimination is provided by the organization. Disability Rights of Ohio is also a federally mandated Protection and Advocacy System for Individuals with Mental Illness (PAIMI).
Rehabs: American Addiction Centers Resource
Depression is number one risk factor, and the rate of major depression among those with substance abuse disorders is two to four times higher than the general population.
https://www.rehabs.com/blog/5-reasons-addiction-often-leads-to-suicide/ (contains links to help)
The connection between suicide and drug and alcohol addiction is an all too tragic one. Not only are suicidal thoughts are likely to lead to drug and alcohol abuse, but suicide is more likely as a result of substance abuse.
Drug Rehab USA
Drug Rehab USA created a free rehab directory that uses location technology to display addiction treatment near you. The data in this directory comes from Behavioral Health Treatment Services Locator by SAMSHA. Feedback from users of their addiction treatment directory convinced us that we need to create a user friendly substance use disorder directory.
Addiction Group is dedicated to help individuals suffering from substance abuse and prevent new cases through credible information and spreading awareness to as many as we can reach. Every fact-based piece of content is written by journalists or medical professionals.
Mental disorders, such as depression, often accompany an addiction. When co-occurring disorders are present, the individual has a dual diagnosis.
ADHD and Addiction
SoCal Sunrise is dedicated to raising awareness and providing support on mental health and addiction, in hopes to prevent future cases. We created a resource page on ADHD and addiction, which you can see here:
If you or a loved are struggling with an addiction to drugs and/or alcohol, get the help you need today. We will find a top-rated treatment program.
Alcohol Awareness during COVID
Since the beginning of the pandemic, Americans have been consuming 14% more alcohol than normal, a statistic reported by the journal JAMA Network Open. Nielsen reports a 54% increase in national sales of alcohol in March 2020, and a 262% increase in online sales from 2019.
SoCal Sunrise Mental Health
We’re dedicated to raising awareness and prevention on mental health issues. We understand the significance of self-harm and the importance for peers and families to recognize if a loved one is struggling. We’ve created a resource page to further educate families on this issue, which you can see here: https://socalsunrisemh.com/what-is-self-harm-signs-and-causes/
Project Know: American Addiction Centers Resource
The tragedy of teens dying due to feelings of overwhelming hopelessness or frustration is devastating to everyone - family, friends, and the community as a whole. For parents, learning how to approach the sensitive subject with teens is one of the most effective ways to help prevent further tragedies.
https://www.projectknow.com/spotlight-on-talking-to-your-teen-about-suicide/ (contains links to additional information)
Drug Dangers was developed to educate the public and lend a hand to people who have been affected by defective drugs and medical devices. Our goal at Drug Dangers is to keep the public educated and informed of all defective medical devices and dangerous medications that are currently available on the market today.
We've created a resource page on dual diagnosis that explains different types of mental illness and how they correlate with addiction.
Cyberbullying, Substance Abuse, and Suicide
The internet allows bullies to continually engage in bullying behavior, regardless of where the victim is located. This inability to disconnect from their attackers is part of what makes cyberbullying such a huge mental health risk. Victims may feel that there is no safe space for them to relax away from their attacker, and may isolate themselves from using social media and/or their friends, which may compound the problem and make them feel worse.
Alcohol Rehab Help
Knowing what to look out for and how to help yourself is critical to successful recovery. Additionally, creating a relapse prevention plan for alcoholism can help you maintain sobriety and avoid relapsing.
Alcohol Rehabilitation Help
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Detox Local provides medically reviewed guides on every aspect of the drug & alcohol withdrawal process, as well as a list of SAMHSA-approved detox centers throughout the country.
Addiction Resources for Veterans
Substance use disorders, or SUDs, are common among military veterans in the United States. Substance use disorder is also correlated to other serious problems faced by veterans. These include mental health issues like anxiety and depression.
Dangers of Vaping
Notable vape-related injuries include bleeding and fluid in the lungs, lung infection and failure, popcorn lung, pneumonia and more.
Chapel Hill Detox
Materials related to addiction, alcohol, and cancer.
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Addiction is a disease that doesn’t discriminate; anyone can become addicted. No matter what age, religion, ethnicity, or race you are, addiction can cause many life-threatening issues and problems. Addiction continues to impact people across the nation, even in South Florida.