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National Recovery Month Sept 2021

Facebook Instagram LinkedIn The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) observes each September as the National Recovery Month. SAMHSA explained that this month “is a national observance held every September to promote and support new evidence-based treatment and recovery practices, the emergence of a strong and proud recovery community, and the dedication of
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Suboxone Treatment Near Me: What is it?

FacebookInstagramLinkedIn    Suboxone Treatment Near Me: What is it?   The opioid epidemic continues to take heavy tolls on many community populations throughout the United States. According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, “more than 760,000 people have died since 1999 from a drug overdose. Two out of three drug overdose deaths
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Can I See My Primary Care Provider For Mental Health Concerns?

Facebook Instagram LinkedIn Many patients become uncomfortable when it comes down to talking about their mental health concerns. The stigma attached to showing weakness stemming from mental health is still prevalent today. You are most certainly not alone with dealing with mental illnesses. A study conducted by Mental Health America revealed that “19.00% of adults
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What To Expect During Your Medical Marijuana Screening Appointment

FacebookInstagramLinkedIn  Patients with qualifying severe or debilitating conditions in the state of New York have been able to get a medical marijuana card from a medical marijuana doctor since 2014. Although medical marijuana has been legalized in New York since 2014, many patients who have qualifying conditions still may not know what to expect during an evaluation for
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How To Choose A Medical Marijuana Dispensary

Facebook Instagram LinkedIn HOW TO CHOOSE A MEDICAL MARIJUANA DISPENSARY After you have been certified by an approved New York State medical provider to purchase medical marijuana, the question becomes, where do I go to buy the product? Within New York State, 10 organizations are approved by the state to sell and dispense medical marijuana products. As
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The Importance of Mental Health

FacebookLinkedIn    Wth the recent events surrounding the 30 Olympic medalist Simone Biles, the continuing effort to raise awareness for mental health is at an all-time high. Anxiety, pressure, and stress are all factors that can negatively impact your mental health on a day-to-day basis. All of life’s challenges will eventually take a toll on
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How to Stay Safe in the Sun

Facebook LinkedIn     Have you ever went outside for too long in the summertime and got sunburned? The United States Department of Health & Human Services said “more than 1 out of every 3 Americans reports getting sunburned each year” so you’re not alone. Being exposed to the sun for too long, over many
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