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The Connection Between Mental Illness and Substance Use Disorder October 10, 2018

According to the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), there is a major connection between the presence of mental illness and substance use. The combination of both mental health disorders and substance use problems is referred to as a ...

Rehabilitation Treatments Begin for Demi Lovato After Drug Overdose Incident August 17, 2018

On July 24 th, 2018, popular singer Demi Lovato suffered a drug overdose scare that sent her to the hospital. Complications with treatment and the symptoms of her drug overdose — the actual substance that caused her overdose has not been ...

Liver Disease Caused by Alcohol Consumption Increasing Among Young Adults August 01, 2018

Dr. Elliot Tapper researched liver disease among young adults after having treated a young man in his mid-30s whose liver condition was vastly more advanced than he had previously witnessed in younger patients. According to his research, fatal liver ...

Why Do Drug & Alcohol Addiction Rates Increase in the Summer? June 26, 2018

Now that the weather is warming up and summer is officially here, everyone is planning on how they will spend their holidays, time off from college, and long, warm nights. For addiction treatment centers around the country, though, the summer season ...

May Is Mental Health Awareness Month May 23, 2018

Although it is brought to the forefront once a year for a month, mental health awareness should be on our minds all year long because of the impact it has on our everyday lives. According to the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), 44.7 ...

Alcohol Addiction's Toll On Entire Families: Alcohol Awareness Month April 30, 2018

Alcohol Awareness Month – the annual campaign from the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (NCADD) – is nearly over, but the benefits of observing it never end. In this final blog entry from Turning Point and our New Jersey ...

Questions to Ask Yourself About Your Drinking Habits: Alcohol Awareness Month April 27, 2018

Turning Point – the first name in New Jersey alcohol rehabilitation centers – keeps its attention on Alcohol Awareness Month. The annual campaign managed by the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (NCADD) hopes to help ...

Replacing Guilt & Shame with Hope & Strength When Fighting Alcohol Addiction April 19, 2018

Your alarm goes off in the morning, after a night of drinking, you’re still disoriented, a wave of emotions come over you when you think of last night…you gather your thoughts as you experience a combination of anxiety, depression and a ...

Youth Drinking Dangers & College Binge Drinking: Alcohol Awareness Month April 13, 2018

Alcohol Awareness Month, the yearly campaign ran by the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (NCADD), continues in an effort to stem alcohol addiction before it begins. At Turning Point, the trusted name in New Jersey alcohol treatment ...

April is Alcohol Awareness Month April 03, 2018

Since 1987, April has been declared Alcohol Awareness Month by the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence. While it is a year-round effort, April is the time of year in which the NCADD hosts seminars, events, and educational occasions. ...

Will Lowering Nicotine Levels in Cigarettes Actually Make It Worse for Addicts? March 27, 2018

The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is currently juggling the idea of forcing Big Tobacco companies into reducing the nicotine content in cigarettes sold in the country. The FDA’s announcement claims a nicotine level reduction ...

5 Tips for Resisting Temptation After Overcoming Drug or Alcohol Addiction July 21, 2016

When it comes to drug or alcohol detox and recovery, overcoming any kind of addiction is difficult. Even before starting a program, making the decision to get sober is a tough one to do. But what happens after you have actually reached a point with ...

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