Rehab is for More than Just Your Addiction

In many cases, addiction comes from self-medicating for an underlying mental health or physical condition. In this day and age, more and more people not only use alcohol and illegal drugs, but also prescription medications to treat themselves for anxiety, depression, and many other psychiatric disorders. Many people also become addicted to prescription painkillers after […]

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Is Alcohol Controlling Your Life?

Once addiction takes its hold, it can be extremely hard to release yourself from its grasp. If you or someone you love is currently struggling with addiction, or dealt with addiction in the past, then you’ve no doubt experienced the exhaustion and hopelessness that can come along with feeling like you’ll never get better. There […]

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Facts about Cocaine

Cocaine is an extremely addictive stimulant drug derived from the South American coca plant, which is found in the Andes Mountains. Short term effects include a sense of euphoria, talkativeness and energy, in addition to a number of adverse side effects such as an increased blood pressure and heart rate. Cocaine is extremely addictive and […]

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What Is a Detox Center

A detox center is a facility that exists to help someone that has a physical addiction get rid of all traces of their body’s dependency of the drug or alcohol that they are addicted to. When an addiction becomes severe enough, the person will enter a state where their body becomes dependent on the continued […]

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