Tag: Addiction Recovery Program

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10 May

Overdosed, it’s a scary word that nobody likes to consider happening to someone they love. For the millions of people living with addiction themselves or who love someone with an addiction, it is a constant and legitimate fear, especially when so many people are overdosing on drugs across the country. Far too many people die […]

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03 May

When it comes to addiction recovery, one of the most important things a person can do is surround themselves with supportive people. If you have a loved one who is currently in treatment or has recently completed treatment, it would be a good idea to figure out how you can help support them as they […]

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03 March

When you think about the recovery process from drugs and/or alcohol, you likely think about the most commonly components it usually includes: abstinence, therapy, meetings, finding a support community, and so on. While these are all important, and do make up the core recovery process often suggested, there are additional practices you can incorporate that can further help you along your journey. One of these is utilizing creativity through […]

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24 February

According to a recent survey, 10 percent of adults in the United States will struggle with a drug or alcohol addiction in their lifetime. That equates to 20 million Americans battling an addiction at any given time. Once you learn this fact, it’s natural to wonder what the root triggers of addiction are. There’s a […]

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18 February

Alcohol withdrawal occurs when heavy drinkers greatly reduce or stop alcohol consumption. Although it most often happens to people with addiction, it can also happen to those who abuse alcohol. People can experience emotional and physical alcohol withdrawal symptoms during this process. The side effects can be scary if people don’t know what to expect. Alcohol Withdrawal […]

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18 February

When your loved one is experiencing a relapse, it can bring up challenging feelings. You feel as though you did everything right: you helped them get into and complete a treatment program, regain control of their life again and get on a new course for success. While you may have done everything in your power […]

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15 February

Recovering Addicts can be an extremely hellacious condition to struggle with. There are millions all around the nation that are dealing with severe addictions to all different types of substances. Addiction can often become pretty involved, which is why individuals often need to attend treatment to actually be able to overcome it. There are numerous […]

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15 February

Addicts as it stands as a significant crisis is such that people struggle immensely with it and with all of the other difficulties that go along with it. When the family members and loved ones of drug and alcohol addicts try to help their loved ones, they often run into the incessant trouble of the […]

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14 February

There is no doubt at this point that drug and alcohol addiction is truly a growing and expanding and extending issue and problem in this country, one of which just gets progressively worse and worse as the years pass by, and one of which absolutely should be addressed as soon as is possible lest it […]

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14 February

Lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD), also known as acid, is a potent, psychedelic drug known for the psychological effects it produces in users, which may include altered mood and personality, distorted perception, and a change in the person’s capacity to think rationally, communicate with others or even recognize reality. This “drug-induced psychosis” can be enjoyable and mentally […]

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