Someone who is in a relationship and an addict needs to be very careful because they will have problems with their relationship and their recovery at the same time. Everything is compounded because you are dealing with so much stuff, and the only way to handle these problems is to talk to your partner, consider therapy, and try out rehab. Look what happens when you have issues with your recovery while also trying to maintain a relationship.Read More
Your wife has been having mystery symptoms for about a year. You both laughed it off. But then things got serious. She was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. This is catastrophic news, but you have no idea what to say. While you can’t cure her illness, there are a few things you can do to help your family members when illness strikes.Read More
Parenting is difficult, messy, time consuming and exhausting, which is why no parent is ever going to be one hundred percent perfect (though it is understandable that you would want to work towards that goal). Therefore, instead of aiming for perfection, the only thing you can realistically do is always to aim at being the best parent you can be, so here are some tips to help you to continue doing just that.Read More
Stress is often an inevitable reality as life is full of different pressures. . While every day isn’t perfect, and some days stress will get the best of you, it’s imperative that you have more days that your stress is under control than the opposite. In light of this, you’re going to find a few suggestions for healthy ways of dealing with everyday stress below.Read More
As a parent, you might find it very difficult to have meaningful conversations about drugs and alcohol with your child. What you need to understand is that you are the most powerful force in the life of your child. If you do not speak to them, you are passively making a statement about the issue. You need to give them clear information and counsel about the issue so that there will be no misunderstandings. Here are some tips to get you started on your way to having a successful conversation with them.
You’ve already had “the talk” about drugs, but the blank stare you got in return wasn’t enough to inspire confidence. And as each day passes, more young lives are lost to overdose. After seven years of decline, overdose deaths jumped by 19 percent in 2015. These are children whose lives were taken from them before they even had a chance to get started. Our wakeup call is here and now. And now that you’re rightly terrified, it’s time for a bit of good news.Read More
We have all seen news stories about the increased stress that our youth face these days, and the increase in the effects of anxiety and alcohol featuring so destructively in their fledgling lives has led to countless problems in our society. So in this article we will first explore how parents can detect the symptoms of severe anxiety with the young, that often leads to alcohol and drug abuse, and then explore to best deal with what has become an everyday problemRead More