Substance Abuse Treatment: Some Common Queries and Their Answers

In 2017, over 19 million Americans, including 12-year-olds and more reported drug and alcohol use problems. That's why it will not come as a surprise if someone told you that America loses more than $740 billion every year due to substance abuse. The reasons behind such massive loss are lower workplace productivity and higher medical and crime-related expenses. Even you may know someone dear to you caught up in this trap. Well, if you wish to see the person in good health once again, send him or … [Read more...]

Waste Water Treatment Processes And Benefits

In urban settings, wastewater treatment comes under the authority of the Public Works Department which is entrusted with the management of solid waste, sewage treatment including human waste, stormwater drainage, etc. Wastewater treatment plants in these areas treat wastewater as well as the byproducts or effluents from the wastewater treatment like sewage sludge, grit, and screenings. Here it is mostly wastewater from households and industries and the treatment is referred to as 'sewage … [Read more...]

What Happens During Addiction Treatment?

The decision to go into rehab isn't an easy one to make, but often, it can be vital to get your life back on track. People from all walks of life fall prey to the stresses of life and sometimes turn to drugs or alcohol, instead of more positive coping mechanisms. It isn't a failure or a reflection of the personalities of those afflicted. It's merely an unfortunate truth of life. Getting help is the first step to getting better. How different facilities choose to deliver that help can vary. … [Read more...]

Clarify Your Skin This Spring

    No one likes having a complexion that is broken out and not very smooth. Dealing with pimples and other skin impurities is frustrating when all you want to do is get ready for the spring time and head to the beach! The good news is that there are fantastic ways to get rid of acne for good. From natural remedies to blue light treatments, the key is to find techniques that work well for you and your skin. Don’t be discouraged that you have acne because no one’s skin is perfect. … [Read more...]