As COVID-19 research progresses further, we begin to learn new facts and figures that better explain the disease. But research has come to show the effects and risk of COVID-19 to those who smoke and deal with addiction is far greater than those who do not. The message...

The older we get, the bigger our problems become and with that asking for help becomes more and more daunting. We feel as though it is our responsibility to deal with our issues on our own. Seeking help is looked as a sign of weakness. 

But why?

The fear of being known a...

As all of you are aware, the entire world is facing one common issue at the moment. Something that has simultaneously affected our day to day routines and although there is a lot to keep in mind to stay safe, it is vital to be considerate of your mental health and reco...

Usually on this platform we discuss drug addiction and rehabilitation. Today, however, we are taking a look at what has constantly been flooding the news. 

With Spring approaching your travel plans may need to be rescheduled as COVID-19 has called travel bans in ho...

January 3, 2020

As the new year, and new decade begins it is usually the time that people reflect and dictate which new habits to adopt and which to leave behind. However, often times people make resolutions that they cannot stick to. To make goals that are practical and easy to follo...

December 24, 2019

The holiday season can be hard for everyone, but especially whilst dealing with addiction and addiction recovery. Culturally, this season has morphed into a time that revolves mainly around eating, drinking, and socializing with family members and friends. However, Her...

November 11, 2019

Often when dealing with stress it is a good idea to put your energy towards something that you genuinely enjoy. Earlier, we mentioned that you should have 3 different types of hobbies; one that keeps you creative, another that keeps you fit and lastly, one that that ha...

October 28, 2019

Often times, it can be difficult to recognize the stressors in our life. Many times it can be more than one stressor that is able to take a toll and negatively impact your attitude. When it comes to drug addiction, this is often the root of the problem. 

We dived into t...

September 8, 2019

            Often times, it can be difficult to recognize the stressors in our life. Many times it can be more than one stressor that is able to take a toll and negatively impact your attitude. When it comes to drug addiction, this is often the root of the problem....

December 21, 2018

BornFree has been hosting events to help patients gear up for the holidays season and bringing joy to our patients and staff.  We began the month by group meetings where patients and staff created their own ornaments, many have been used in the Christmas tree at the cl...