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How Do I Find Addiction Treatment that Works?

November 4th, 2018|0 Comments

If you or a loved one is addicted to drugs or alcohol, there is help available. Modern addiction treatment facilities offer high-quality care based on scientific research and therapy, designed to truly help individuals suffering from substance use disorder. Unfortunately, [...]

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What is Suboxone?

October 24th, 2018|1 Comment

Our approach to treating drug abuse and addiction has changed dramatically over the past 60 years. While traditional methods of rehab and therapy are still the most common treatments (and still effective), Western medicine now offers medical treatment for opioid [...]

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What if 12 Step Doesn’t Work for Me?

October 2nd, 2018|0 Comments

12-Step, or the set of guiding principles for self-help groups and addiction recovery first outlined by Alcoholics Anonymous in 1939, is the most popular and common addiction treatment guideline in the world. Today, as many as 75%-95% of all [...]

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What is Alcohol Poisoning?

September 24th, 2018|0 Comments

Alcohol is the most commonly consumed substance in the world, with roughly 86% of the United States population drinking at least occasionally. At the same time, 24.5 million Americans suffer from an alcohol abuse problem, meaning that they frequently [...]

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What to Do When Your Child is Using Drugs

August 23rd, 2018|0 Comments

Whether you’ve caught your child with drugs or suspect they may be using, taking the right course of action and quickly, is crucial to preventing the situation from becoming worse. As a parent, your first instinct is likely to [...]

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What is a Sober Companion

August 3rd, 2018|0 Comments

Going into recovery on your own can be a difficult and often intimidating process. Leaving a residential addiction treatment program and going back into the world on your own is often more so, simply because many people often go [...]

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Opioid Addiction and the Elderly

July 24th, 2018|0 Comments

While most people believe the vast majority of addicts are between the age of 18-25, opioid addiction is an increasing problem among seniors who often receive highly addicting medications at points in their lives when they are most vulnerable. [...]

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The Most Difficult Drugs to Kick

July 8th, 2018|0 Comments

1 in 10 Americans, or roughly 23.5 million, are addicted to drugs or alcohol. With prescription medication like pain pills and valium, amphetamines including meth, and a range of dependence-inducing substances available over the counter, nearly everyone is constantly [...]