Blog - Pathfinders Recovery Centers (AZ & CO)

December 27, 2022

AA and Al-anon as Recovery Support Groups Alcohol addiction was my downfall and led me to not only let myself down but all of my family members as well. I’ve struggled with alcoholism and substance abuse for much of my adult life, and by the time I sought treatment at Pathfinders, I was willing to …

December 21, 2022

The Startling Effects of Meth Abuse When I arrived at Pathfinders Recovery Centers, my meth addiction was terrible. Substance abuse runs in my family, and my meth use was another unfortunate example of that. Methamphetamine abuse is one of the most difficult addictions to contend with, and for someone in my situation, it was only …

December 16, 2022

Common Street Names for Cocaine When you suffer from cocaine addiction, you pick up pretty quickly on the street names for cocaine. There have been a lot of substitutes and variations of the word cocaine. Some of the terminologies get pretty ridiculous, but if you have a cocaine addiction, you become an encyclopedia of street …

December 10, 2022

Get Answers and Treatment Options for Meth Abuse Methamphetamine or meth is readily available in the United States. However, the highest availability is in the Midwestern and Western regions of the country. This is where many people have seen a loved one struggling and wondered: can you snort meth? Data from the Arizona Criminal Justice …

December 4, 2022

Addiction Treatment and Reversing Damage from Drug Abuse Long-term use of drugs and alcohol is associated with a wide range of adverse brain-related health outcomes, including cognitive decline and mental health disorders. The sooner a person receives treatment for their drug addiction, the sooner their brain will mend and recover from the impacts of drug …

November 29, 2022

The Risk Of Cocaine-Related Death Cocaine is a stimulant drug created from the leaves of the coca plant. Also called snow, coke, or blow, cocaine is a Schedule II drug with a high potential for addiction. Cocaine severely disrupts the central nervous system and can permanently affect the body and mind. But can cocaine kill …

November 21, 2022

Get The Answers To Your Questions About Suboxone Suboxone is well-known in addiction treatment spaces, but not everyone has all of the information they want and need before they start their prescription. So, what is Suboxone, and how long does Suboxone stay in your system? Let’s answer those questions and discuss what else you’ll want …

November 13, 2022

Learn About Street Names For Heroin and Get Help Heroin is an illegal opiate drug that is created by refining the sap of poppy flowers. Often, people take the drug for a sense of euphoria or relief from the emotional and physical pain it provides. Those who use the drug have given a wide variety …

November 6, 2022

What Do You Need To Know About Rainbow Fentanyl? Fentanyl is incredibly dangerous, leading to an uptick in drug overdoses and death across the United States. Since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, deaths related to fentanyl use have continued to increase despite efforts to raise awareness about the dangers of the drug. Unfortunately, Arizona …

October 31, 2022

Is Snorting Heroin Possible? Seeing your loved one frequently sniffling is rarely a cause for concern. However, if it’s not allergy season and they are constantly sniffing and always seem to be in a daze, it might be time to start asking, ‘Can you snort heroin?’ These sorts of ‘allergies’ could be signs of substance …