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How Can Prescription Drug Abuse Easily Turn Into Heroin Abuse?

How Prescription Drug Abuse Can Easily Turn Into Heroin Abuse

People often assume that prescription pain relievers are safer than illicit drugs because they are legal and prescribed by a doctor. What they don’t realize is that these medications can be just as dangerous as illicit drugs. That’s why it’s important to recognize the dangers associated with prescription pain relievers and why you should always […]

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5 Ways A Drug Intervention Specialist Can Help Your Loved One

5 Ways A Professional Interventionist Can Help

Often, the hardest step for someone who suffers from alcohol or drug addiction is to admit he or she has a problem. You may be wondering how to approach the subject with your loved one without causing anger or resentment, and you may feel you lack the proper tools to adequately address the issue. If […]

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Will My Loved One Be Comfortable During Detox?

Comfortable Detox-Pain Medication Detox Programs

One of the first questions that loved ones ask when deciding on a treatment center is if their family member will be kept comfortable during detox. Even if you don’t know a lot about the detoxification process, you’ve probably heard a thing or two about how uncomfortable it can be. Each drug has different withdrawal […]

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Who Is Outpatient Treatment Best For?

Who is Outpatient Treatment Best for

When you have daily responsibilities such as family, work or school, it’s not always possible to get extended time away for residential drug or alcohol treatment. For many individuals, the right approach is an outpatient treatment program. Of course, in cases of severe addiction, inpatient care is often the only option. However, outpatient treatment provides […]

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The Power Of Relapse Prevention Counseling And Tips To Prevent Relapsing

Relapse Prevention Counseling-Roland Williams-Summit Estate

Every individual who has successfully completed a recovery program is at some risk of relapse. This is why drug and alcohol addiction recovery is considered a process, rather than a one-time event. It continues for life. Because no one is completely cured from the temptations of addiction, relapse is unfortunately a possibility. However, it’s important […]

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5 Benefits Of Luxury Rehab For Overcoming Addiction

Benefits Of Luxury Rehab

Getting help for drug and alcohol addiction is a crucial step in the recovery process. Regardless of your socioeconomic status, it can be valuable to get treatment in a place that feels comfortable and familiar. Luxury rehab allows clients to have a treatment in a lush environment that doesn’t look different from how they live […]

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December Is National Drunk And Drugged Driving (3D) Prevention Month

National Drunk And Drugged Driving Prevention Month

The holidays are a time for friends, family and celebrations. Unfortunately, they are also the time when accidents involving drunk or drugged drivers increase. Because of this, the National Highway and Transportation Safety Administration had deemed December National Drunk and Drugged Driving Prevention/Awareness Month to help educate the public of the dangers of driving under […]

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The Role Of Mental Health In Addiction

Wildflower Closeup-The Role Of Mental Health In Addiction

The challenges of mental illness often go hand-in-hand with drug or alcohol abuse. This makes both conditions difficult to diagnose and to treat. The link between addiction and psychological problems is complex and not completely understood. What is known is that mental illness can increase the risk of drug abuse and alcoholism. Very often, the […]

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