A line of cocaine and alcohol sit on a table

Is Using Cocaine and Alcohol Together Dangerous?

Many people who abuse drugs have their substance of choice. However, this doesn’t mean they only use that substance, just that they often prefer one particular drug. While they have a favorite, they may have no problems mixing various substances. This type of drug abuse poses additional problems. If you don’t know how combining cocaine…

A woman hugs a blanket while dealing with depression and anxiety

How Are Depression and Anxiety Different?

Depression and anxiety are common issues for those dealing with substance abuse. And in fact, the two mental illnesses actually share a lot of similarities. However, how are they different? Moreover, how do these issues affect people with substance abuse problems? Understanding Depression and Anxiety Everyone experiences bad days from time to time. However, mental…