Staying Sober during the Holidays

5 December 2017
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At their core, the holidays represent an opportunity to gather with friends and family, indulge in delicious food, exchange gifts and take stock of the year. For many in recovery, however, the holidays can sign...

Stimulant Abuse: The Unsung Addiction Epidemic in the United States

27 November 2017
Stimulant abuse in the US

When we think of addiction in the current American landscape, our thoughts naturally drift to the over 60,000 United States citizens that succumbed to opioid overdose just last year. There remains, however, a s...

Recovery Unplugged Delivers Two Powerful Presentations at This Year’s Recovery Results Conference on Addiction Treatment

20 November 2017
Recovery Results - Foundations Events Addiction Treatment

With this year’s Recovery Results Conference just around the corner, Recovery Unplugged is delighted and humbled to announce that we will be among this year’s presenters, giving two powerful and inspiring t...

RIP Chuck Mosley: Another Casualty of the Disease of Addiction

14 November 2017
Chuck Mosley succumbs to the disease of addiction.

Last Thursday, the music world said goodbye to another one of its own as former Faith No More front man, Chuck Mosley succumbed to an apparent heroin overdose after a long period of recovery from the disease of...

Examining the Struggles of Addicted Veterans

10 November 2017
Addicted Veterans

As the nation prepares to observe another Veterans Day, Recovery Unplugged Texas would like to acknowledge the selfless dedication and bravery exhibited by the men and women of our armed forces, both active and...

Regarding the Sutherland Springs Church Shooting Tragedy

6 November 2017

Yesterday 26 innocent lives were extinguished and many more put in serious jeopardy at a church in Sutherland Springs, Texas; a town less than 90 miles and a little over an hour’s drive from where Recovery Un...

House Committee Takes Fresh Look at Opioid Addiction in Texas

2 November 2017
Opioid Addiction in Texas

It’s little secret that Texas stands right alongside the rest of the United States in its constant and overwhelming battle to combat opioid abuse within its borders. Between the flow of prescription painkille...

What One International Study Can Mean for Vivitrol Treatment in Texas

23 October 2017
Vivitrol Treatment in Texas

In a study believed to be the first that directly compares the two medications, researchers found that once-a-month Vivitrol treatment is just as effective as daily buprenorphine treatment. The Norwegian study,...

Explosion of Drug Addiction in Texas Creates Need for More Counselors

16 October 2017
Drug Addiction in Texas

The demand for substance abuse counselors in the Lone Star State has increased dramatically over the last few decades. Drug addiction in Texas, specifically San Antonio and Austin, has exploded and stakeholders...

In Observance of World Mental Health Day

10 October 2017
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Today Recovery Unplugged recognizes and observes the 25th annual World Mental Health Day, an event established by the World Federation of Mental Health to promote awareness and education regarding mental health...