The Colorado Substance Abuse Helpline has a frequently updated blog which includes information covering the latest updates in substance abuse treatments, medical developments and discoveries. The mission is to inform viewers through an active outlet on current news in the area of substance abuse. Feel free to browse through the blog posts or search the website for more information.
05-23 | By Rachael
Drugs can perform a multitude of functions that can aid in the recovery of an individual. Some drugs can alleviate the symptoms of mental disorders, fasten the healing of wounds, provide important minerals to the body, fight the cancerous cells, control fertility and so forth. They enter into the body and breakdown into several elements […]Continue Reading
05-10 | By Rachael
One of the most common symptoms affecting individuals in recovery or withdrawal from substance abuse is insomnia. During this period, individuals may find it difficult to maintain regular sleep cycles for several weeks, months or even years. In particular, the initial period of withdrawal can be extremely stressful and irregular sleep patterns worsen the suffering. […]Continue Reading
05-01 | By Rachael
It is a well-known fact that a persistent tobacco use contributes to many diseases. In the United States, the situation is highly critical with more than 480,000 tobacco-related deaths each year, highlights the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Studies have shown that cigarette smoking increases the risk of illegal drug use, which results […]Continue Reading