Category : Addiction

Short and Long Term Effects of PCP Abuse

Written By PAX Memphis Recovery Center - May 2nd, 2020

Long term PCP abuse is dangerous due to the drug’s powerful hallucinogenic and psychoactive effects.…

Addiction

Talking to a Child About their Parent’s Substance Abuse

Written By PAX Memphis Recovery Center - April 26th, 2020

As a direct result of the ongoing substance abuse epidemic, more than 28 million Americans…

Addiction

6 Popular Myths About Detox

Written By PAX Memphis Recovery Center - April 24th, 2020

The first step of getting sober is going to detox – which isn’t an easy…

Detox

How Addiction Leads to Malnutrition

Written By PAX Memphis Recovery Center - April 21st, 2020

Many people who suffer from drug or alcohol addiction also experience malnutrition. While malnutrition is…

Addiction

Recognizing Relapse Triggers

Written By PAX Memphis Recovery Center - April 17th, 2020

Addiction is a lifelong battle for all those who face this chronic relapsing disease of…

Addiction Recovery

The History Behind 4/20 and How to Talk to Your Teen

Written By PAX Memphis Recovery Center - April 16th, 2020

April 20th, or 4/20, is widely known as the national marijuana “holiday”. As we are…

Community

The Connection Between Addiction and Sleep Apnea

Written By PAX Memphis Recovery Center - April 10th, 2020

Sleep apnea and addiction are co-occurring disorders that affect many people but aren’t spoken about…

Addiction

The Importance of Family Involvement in Recovery

Written By PAX Memphis Recovery Center - April 4th, 2020

One of the most important things for families to do when a loved one gets…

Recovery

5 Most Common Behavioral Addictions

Written By PAX Memphis Recovery Center - March 29th, 2020

When most people think of addiction, they think of habitual drug and alcohol abuse. However,…

Addiction

Is Relapse Part of Recovery?

Written By PAX Memphis Recovery Center - March 26th, 2020

When people who don’t suffer from addiction see those who do relapse time and time…

Addiction Recovery