The National Center for Drug Abuse Statistics reports that there have been more than 700,000 deaths in the US due to substance overdose.
If you too have a friend or family member that suffers from this same addiction, this statistic may be just too close to home.
With summer right around the corner, now is the perfect time to start planning for those warm and sunny days. While summer is often a time for fun and relaxation, it can often be a difficult time for those on their recovery journey.
The good news is, there are a wide variety of summer activities that are exciting, unique, and sober-friendly.