Parents Are Cutting Off Their Opioid-Addicted Kids [Money] Some parents have spent a pretty penny—emptying out their retirement savings, and declaring bankruptcy—to cope with a child’s drug addiction. Parents of Addicted Loved Ones (PAL) is helping families find some clarity amid financial chaos.
11 Sober Date Ideas for Winter [Bustle] There’s more to dating than meeting up for drinks. Here’s a list of sober alternatives perfect for the winter months.
Film Tells 6 Stories of Addiction and the Triumph of Recovery [Vail Daily] Sober and Stoked, a non-profit in Colorado, is spreading a positive message of recovery through the film ‘6 Gifts.’ The non-profit is screening the film at recovery facilities and small theaters across the U.S. Click through to schedule a screening.
Pregnant and Addicted to Opioids, Deaths More Than Double [Southampton Patch] The American opioid crisis has “gravely” impacted pregnant and postpartum women, according to new research. Opioid-related deaths either during pregnancy or up to one year post-pregnancy more than doubled in nearly a decade.