Mountain Springs Blog

August 12, 2019

How Is OxyContin Different From Oxycodone? 

How Is OxyContin Different From Oxycodone? are becoming epidemics in this nation and it is very alarming. This is something that needs addressed immediately. This nation is experiencing more alcohol and drug addictions than any other time during this country’s history. The CDC or Center for Disease Control and Prevention […]

August 8, 2019

Scientists Report How Opioid Affects our Brain 

Scientists Report How Opioid Affects our Brain We are not born with the brain we have now. It grew and adapted to the environment, helping us form habits related to eating and thinking. At worst, it also helped in shaping our drug habits. From our homes to school and work, […]

August 5, 2019

 Can Kratom Get You High? 

 Can Kratom Get You High? Kratom is one of the newest drugs to appear on the scene in the United States. Discussion amongst lawmakers about the legality of such a substance has begun, but for right now, it is widely legal across the 50 states. What is Kratom?   Kratom is […]

August 1, 2019

Overdose Prevention Rescue Kits

Overdose Prevention Rescue Kits Deaths from drug overdose are an increasing public health burden in the United States. According to the report by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the rate of drug overdose death in the U.S. in 2016 was more than three times the rate in 1999. Statistics […]

July 29, 2019

Street Names for Popular Drugs

Street Names for Popular Drugs People who abuse drugs and illegal substances are quite creative when it comes to hiding their habits, be it from their loved ones, the police, or other people in authority (teachers, employers, etc.). Some of these creative ways include using codes in the form of […]

July 25, 2019

What Are My Options for Alcoholism Treatment?

What Are My Options for Alcoholism Treatment?  If you find yourself struggling with addiction, you do not need to recover alone. Alcoholism is a challenging addiction to break and you may need to rely on professional care to move past it. There are a number of options available to you depending […]

July 22, 2019

7 Benefits of Inpatient Rehab

7 Benefits of Inpatient Rehab Recovering from alcohol or drugs can be tough to do on your own. Thankfully, you don’t have to go through this process by yourself. There are many long-term drug rehab centers to help you. There are many benefits of entering into an inpatient rehab program including […]

July 18, 2019

The Most Commonly Used Drugs by Teenagers

The Most Commonly Used Drugs by Teenagers Drug use among teenagers has become a major problem. People who begin taking drugs during their adolescent years are more likely to become addicted than those who begin using as an adult. During your teenage years, your body and brain are in a […]

July 11, 2019

Trauma Therapy

Trauma Therapy  Whether experienced from childhood or adulthood, trauma can bring profound effects to a person’s life. What are the symptoms of those suffering from trauma? What are the ways trauma can be resolved through therapy? Read to learn more. Trauma comes in many forms. It could be due to […]

July 8, 2019

Healthy Ways to Cope with Depression After Quitting Drinking

Healthy Ways to Cope with Depression After Quitting Drinking  If you experience depression after quitting drinking, you are not alone. The effects of alcohol can last long into withdrawal, which impacts your mental and physical health. Breaking free from addiction is a challenging process due to the emotional connections or […]