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20-Nov-2017

Will My Health Insurance Cover the Cost of A Gay Drug Rehab Center?

Choosing to go to rehab is a courageous step for you to take when you are sick and tired of being sick and tired and want to start the journey of recovery. Unfortunately, the daunting task after deciding to go to rehab is figuring out how to pay for it. Most insurance companies cover at least some portion of the cost of addiction treatment. If you identify as gay, a LGBT-specific rehab center will be in your best interest.

  • You will be surrounded by peers who can relate to you.
  • The staff will be equipped to work on your underlying issues of your addiction that have to do with being gay.
  • You do not have to worry about being…
17-Nov-2017

As a Gay Male, Wouldn’t It Just Be Better For Me To Go To An Outpatient Drug Rehab?

Choosing to seek treatment is a courageous step for you to take in the genesis of your recovery. Contrary to popular belief, recovery is a lifelong process, not merely the duration of your treatment. Many people go to inpatient drug rehab to start their recoveries. However, as a gay male, going to inpatient rehab may be more complicated because you most likely have several concerns regarding your sexual orientation and the inpatient rehab center.

  • How you will be classified for sleeping and housing arrangements.
  • Being stigmatized by the staff and other clients.
  • Being harassed or mistreated because of being gay.
  • The staff and other clients not understanding your underlying issues that specifically have to do with being gay.

All of…

15-Nov-2017

What Is The Gay and Lesbian Recovery Scene Like in South Florida?

Florida is renowned for being the addiction recovery capital of America. Since it is a popular recovery location, there is a large cohesive recovery community. Being an active part of a recovery community is essential for your recovery because you will benefit the most by communicating your problems and finding solutions to your problems with people who have been in your situation and therefore can empathize with you.

As a gay or lesbian person, you most likely have had underlying issues in your addiction that specifically relate being gay or lesbian. When you decide to embark on the journey of recovery, you will most likely be presented with issues that specifically relate to being gay or lesbian.

  • Being bullied and…

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“Vogue” – Impoverished Women of Color & Trans Experience – My 1st Glimpse of Me

The basic human need to be watched was once satisfied by God.

In 1990 Madonna released her single “Vogue”. A window into a microcosm was opened for mainstream society peering at a staple and genius solely invented by the LBGTQ community. 1991’s Jennie Livingston’s documentary film “Paris is Burning” was the first time I witnessed a representation of people I found myself in and as a questioning teen it was…

Fentanyl in Florida

As of October 2017 a law has been in effect in Florida that allows for drug dealers to be charged with felony murder if synthetic drugs they sold led to a death by overdose. Over the past decade the trend of either mixing lethal synthetic opioids into heroin or selling the synthetics themselves as heroin has spurred a drastic rise in overdose deaths throughout the U.S.

These synthetic opioids are exponentially more powerful and dangerous…

Do I drink too much alcohol?

Perhaps you have found yourself wondering, do I drink too much alcohol? Chances are if you are questioning your drinking habits, there is a problem. Alcohol has ingrained itself in LGBTQ social culture as a mainstay at get-togethers, clubs, and functions. It is easy to develop a problem with alcohol without realizing it before it’s too late.

The Facts

According to a government publication focused on drug and alcohol consumption of members of the LGBTQ community, sexual…

West Virginia Opioid Crisis

Kermit is a dot on the map. It’s a town in West Virginia with a population of about 400 people. Over a two-year period, one pharmacy in Kermit was flooded with almost 9 million pills of addictive opioid painkillers from wholesale prescription drug distributors. Other small towns in West Virginia have also experienced receiving exorbitant amounts of powerful opioids from wholesale distributors. From 2006 to 2014, the Family Discount Pharmacy in Mount Gay-Shamrock received…