Sober Living & Drug Addiction Blog

The abuse of drugs and alcohol wreak havoc on the body. Continued use of drugs or alcohol weakens the immune system, leaving you vulnerable to infection and other disease. Addicts often don’t consume enough calories to sustain their immune systems, consequently becoming malnourished and sickly....

In the quest for sobriety, there are many coping skills that a recovering addict has to learn or relearn. One of those skills is the ability to find peace while sober. Our counselors have provided drug and alcohol treatment for many individuals who expressed concerns...

  Life after rehab can be scary. But, if you choose the right addiction treatment center, you will find that it doesn’t have to be. At Florida Recovery Group, we have career counselors on staff dedicated to helping you find employment you can sustain once you...

Recovery is hard work. One aspect of the drug and alcohol recovery process that many people think about but not enough vocalize is the death of fun. It is true. Many recovering addicts have admitted that they no longer knew how to enjoy life or...

Anyone within South Florida’s large recovery community will tell you that sober living once you’ve completed inpatient treatment is an extremely important next step. The hardest part about sobriety isn’t actually getting sober, it’s about staying sober. Anyone who is recovering from substance abuse has...

Heroin is quickly becoming a nationwide epidemic, and one can only assume because it’s far easier to get nowadays than prescription pain pills (which have the same generalized effect). Within the past few months, South Florida, New Jersey, Baltimore, and Pittsburgh have seen a shocking...

In Florida, we know all about prescription drug abuse, and we also know that heroin is the most popular alternative. After the Florida pill mill bust in 2010, millions of prescription pain pills were seized, hundreds of doctors lost their licenses, and new regulations were put on pharmacy’s and how many pills a physician can prescribe their patients.

For the past two years, while a majority of the Kardashian clan has kept their names and faces in the tabloids, one of them fell out of the lime light, and that’s Rob Kardashian. His family has been very candid on their television show about the struggles that Rob had been going through, and while no one has assumed he’s struggling with substance abuse, it was clear that he was severely depressed.