What is the Difference Between Crack and Cocaine

what is the difference between crack and cocaine

Crack and cocaine are the same drug, but are available in different forms. Cocaine is a white powdery substance that is snorted, whereas crack is a rock that is either smoked or injected. Both forms of cocaine are highly addictive and harmful.  What is the Main Difference Between Crack and Cocaine? The main difference between […]

Men’s Rehab Program and Men’s Alcohol Rehab

men's rehab program

Outpatient rehab programs with Next Step Recovery help men begin their addiction recovery journey from the comfort of home. Our Intensive Outpatient Program provides both flexibility and convenience and caters to the specific needs of each individual client we help. In this article, you’ll learn how a men’s rehab program can help with addiction recovery […]

Why Can Men Drink More Than Women

why can men drink more than women

Did you know that men are twice as likely to develop alcoholism compared to women? In fact, according to the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), almost 58% of adult men report drinking alcohol in the past 30 days compared to 49% of women. Men are also more likely to binge drink. While the […]

How Does Addiction Start?

How Does Addiction Start

Addiction doesn’t happen overnight, and it can affect any individual of any background, age, or economic level. Because of the broad spectrum of people that are affected by addiction, it can be difficult to understand how your loved one ended up with a substance use disorder, or to pinpoint the moment the addiction developed. You […]

Addiction in Women Versus Men

Addiction In Women Versus Men

Addiction is a disease that affects people of all ages, genders, nationalities, and races. With that said, there are some differences between the sexes. Whether you are male or female, though, if you are struggling with addiction, it is important to seek help. For men, Next Step Recovery is here to provide you with the […]

Road to Recovery Program for Men

Road To Recovery Program For Men

Addiction is a difficult disease to overcome—especially on your own. With the help of a team of professionals, though, it’s possible to not only stop using but also live a happy and fulfilling life. By making the decision to seek help, you’ve already begun your journey of sobriety. The next step is getting enrolled in […]

Drug Addiction Types

Drug Addiction Types

Overcoming addiction can be extremely difficult. This is especially so if you try and stop the use of addictive substances on your own. Instead, it’s best to seek the help of a team of professionals to ensure your safety and success. Next Step Recovery provides our patients with comprehensive recovery services that increase their chances […]

How to Help a Son with Addiction

How To Help A Son With Addiction

Addiction is a difficult disease to live with. It is also difficult on the friends and family members of the individual that is suffering from the disease of addiction. If you have a son that is addicted to a substance, you may not know what actions you can take to get them the help they […]

NSR of Asheville’s Transitional Living Homes

NSR of Asheville’s Transitional Living Homes

We are reaching out to the community to share information on Next Step Recovery of Asheville’s transitional living homes, a 501c3 non-profit we support,  and why it is important to choose a safe, supportive environment to recover. Details on our organization and its mission are available here. “A safe, supportive environment is among the most […]

May is Mental Health Awareness Month

May is Mental Health Awareness Month

We would like to remind our community that May is Mental Health Awareness Month. During this month, everyone is encouraged to be mindful of mental health and how it affects the lives of both those who are forced to live with a mental illness and those around them. Each year we fight against the stigma […]