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Smoking

The Facts

There are many great online resources for finding facts concerning the cost both financially and your health when it comes to smoking.

Identifying Drug Addiction

Though it’s not an easy process emotionally, it is important to be honest when faced with the signs of drug addiction in oneself or in a loved one.

How to Quit

Interesting facts about the true costs of smoking, from a financial view, and how to quit if you have already started.

Drug Abuse

Drug abuse is a disorder that is characterized by a destructive pattern of using a substance that leads to significant problems or distress. These lists of substances are longer than most people realize.

Common and Prescription Drugs

There are extensive lists of both common and prescription drugs that are abused everyday.

Identifying Drug Addiction and the Warning Signs

Whether you, a friend or a loved-one may have a problem here is some information to help identify a possible addiction.

What to do if you, or someone you know, has an issue with drug abuse.

From interventions to treatment facilities, there are several options available to help you, or someone you know, cope with drug addiction.

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Alcohol Abuse

Alcohol Abuse

Alcoholism and alcohol abuse are two different drinking problems. How serious is alcohol abuse among young people? What can you do to prevent these drinking problems? Find out more below.

The Facts

Underage Drinking

Prevention

Treatment

With all of the pitfalls and potentials for substance abuse in society, where can a person looking for help go for treatment? There are numerous treatment facilities for each type of addiction available. The most common for Utah are listed below.
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AA and NA

Alcoholics Anonymous, Narcotics Anonymous, Al-Anon, and Alateen are all support groups created to help those recovering from alcohol and drug addictions. These groups have been around for decades and have helped recovering alcohol and drug addicts to keep from relapsing back into alcohol and drug use.


Alcoholics Anonymous

Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism.

Narcotics Anonymous

NA is a nonprofit fellowship or society of men and women for whom drugs had become a major problem. They meet regularly to help each other stay clean.

Al-Anon and Alateen

The Al-Anon Family Groups are a fellowship of relatives and friends of alcoholics who share their experience, strength, and hope, in order to solve their common problems. We believe alcoholism is a family illness, and that changed attitudes can aid recovery.