Blog posts in Substance Abuse Prevention

Drug & Alcohol Addiction Treatments, Substance Abuse Prevention, Top Addictive Substances : 10/25/2017

By Dr. Harold C. Urschel III, MD, MMA

Drug & Alcohol Addiction Treatments, Substance Abuse Prevention, Top Addictive Substances : 09/30/2017

by Joshua M. Masino, PsyD, Director of Neuropsychological Services
 
A Well-Publicized Epidemic

Drug & Alcohol Addiction Treatments, Substance Abuse Prevention, Youths And Drug & Alcohol Addiction : 08/25/2017

By Elizabeth Weidmer-Mikhail, MD
 
High school and college years are full of transformational experiences, and they are often accompanied by a number of physical, mental and emotional changes. These years are also a time of experimentation, self-discovery and for many, it is when they begin to try things such as drugs and alcohol, and the addiction experts at Enterhealth, a drug and alcohol addiction treatment company, want to help parents understand some of the ways they can educate their children as they return to school.
 

Drug & Alcohol Addiction Treatments, Miscellaneous Drug & Alcohol Posts, Substance Abuse Prevention : 05/31/2017

What’s the difference?
Substance Abuse, simply put, is the use of any substance in a manner for which it is not intended and/or amounts which are excessive and chronic. Examples include using pain medication to feel pleasure or euphoria, as well as binge drinking alcohol. However, in the abuse phase a person can understand that there is a problem and can stop using.