Category Archives: Addiction Treatment

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How to Tell Your Child You Are Going to Drug Rehab in Florida

As a responsible parent, you want to always set a model example for your children. After all, they’ll grow up to act similarly to you. Perhaps you’ve been addicted to either a prescribed or an illicit drug. Perhaps you’ve tried overcoming addiction but now need medical help. It’s likely that

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How to Stage an Intervention

Addiction is a terrible force to have to overcome. It can be painful watching a loved one fall victim to drug or alcohol abuse. If someone in your life desperately needs help, staging an intervention can be the first step in their recovery. An intervention is a conversation between the

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Destructive And Deadly: 17 Most Dangerous Drugs In The United States Today

Drug addiction in the United States is only getting worse. 21 million Americans have a substance abuse disorder. Between the years of 2015 and 2016, overdose deaths rose by 19 percent and they’re only climbing more. In order to prevent addiction and overdosing, it’s important to know the most addictive

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How To Live With An Addict Who Refuses Treatment: An Emergency Guide

Being forced to sit back and watch one of your loved ones battle with drug or alcohol addiction is one of the hardest things you’ll ever have to do. It can be especially difficult when the person steadfastly refuses to get professional help for their problem. There are more than 14,000

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7 Signs Of Alcohol Poisoning And What To Expect During Recovery

Six people per day die from alcohol poisoning. Over 75% of them are between the ages of 35-64. Part of the problem is that it’s not always easy to recognize the signs of alcohol poisoning. Many people wrongly assume that all someone has to do is to “sleep it off.”

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Coping Advice For Parents of Addicts Who Still Live At Home

Have your child’s grades been dropping in school? Did they quit their favorite club or sports team? Are they sneaking around or acting defiant? If you answered yes to any of these questions, your child may be showing signs of drug addiction in teenagers. Trying to cope with your child’s

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How to Talk to Your Loved One About Going to Rehab

Are you concerned that someone you love is struggling with a drug or alcohol problem? Have you tried to convince someone to seek help only to be met with anger or resistance? While an estimated 22.7 million Americans need treatment for addiction, only about 2.5 million actually receive such help.

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How to Find an Alcohol Detox Program in Florida

A shocking 30% of Americans have abused alcohol or struggle to control their drinking. If you suspect that you’ve developed a serious drinking problem, we know that you want to get help. However, knowing where to turn, the best steps to take towards recovery, and even what to look for in

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10 Startling Facts About the Opioid Epidemic in Florida

Accidental drug overdose is the number one cause of preventable death in the United States. Tens of thousands of Americans die every year, many of which are in Florida. In response to the deaths, legislators of all levels are working to put new regulations in place for prescription painkillers. But

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10 Reasons to Undergo Drug Rehab in South Florida

Have you decided that you want to check yourself into a drug rehabilitation facility? Or are you in the process of helping a loved one to find a drug rehab center that will help them fight their battle with addiction? If so, you’re going to have more than enough options. There