Struggling with addiction? Dont let COVID-19 pandemic get in your way: Experts say you need help now
If youve been drinking more, or crutching on any substance to get you through these uncertain days, know that youre not alone. Alcohol-use disorder continues to be the primary substance abuse treatment issue facing the United States. The time to start fighting back is now, said the experts at Recovery Unplugged, a center for addiction treatment and drug rehabilitation. They can help you overcome struggles with drugs, alcohol, opioids specifically, sleeping pills or other stimulants -- but it all comes down to music-based addiction care. Its the same help, the same resources and the vital care you might really need: its just not in person.
The emotional toll of addiction: Aunt of two heroin addicts opens up
CBS News is following Jason Amaral, a 30-year-old heroin addict, as he battles to get free of his addiction. In part three of "In the Shadow of Death: Jason's Journey," DeMarco Morgan shows how deeply addiction can tear apart a family.cbsnews.com