Addiction Recovery Statistics

Addiction statistics are compiled by the National Institute on Drug Abuse.  According to them, 23.5 million people over age 12 needed treatment for substance abuse in 2009.  Unfortunately, only 11 percent of these individuals received treatment in a center that specialized in addiction recovery.  For those that entered treatment for substance abuse, the breakdown by…

Why Xanax is So Addicting

Prescription drug use outside of the way it was prescribed continues to rise in the United States.  While many medications are extremely useful when taken as prescribed, they can easily become dangerous when taken in excess or in a manner that does not reflect a physician’s intention. In 2008, 14,800 people died as a result…

What is Inpatient Drug Rehab Like

Fear of the unknown can cause many people to delay entering inpatient drug rehab.  Understanding what happens in rehab can make the decision to enter treatment easier and can relieve some of the anxiety associated with entering inpatient drug rehab. Luxury inpatient rehab with a non 12 step approach includes: A medically customized and controlled…