Drug Rehab Centers in Florida | Signs That Its Time to Go to Rehab

When you’re trying to deal with substance abuse, the first step to recovery is participating in a proven treatment process for permanently overcoming addiction. There are various drug rehab centers in Florida that offer various treatment programs that are tailored to cater to the different needs of every individual battling [...]

2019-10-18T19:38:50+00:00 October 18th, 2019|Addiction, Adventure Therapy, Blog|

Alcohol Rehab Center in Florida | Main Types of Alcohol Problems

Alcohol is a legal substance often abused by many. Around 138.3 million Americans drink alcohol and about 17.3 million of them are reported to have heavy alcohol use. Too much alcohol does not only alter your behavior, but it can also lead to serious health problems, incurable diseases, and even [...]

2019-10-18T19:23:20+00:00 October 18th, 2019|Blog, Drug Addiction|

Recovery Center Florida | The Stages of Addiction Recovery

Addiction is an insidious disease influenced by many factors. Despite sharing certain similarities, every addict is a unique case. No two people follow the same path to recovery, which is why there are various treatment programs available in recovery center Florida. But even with so many different factors and influences, [...]

2019-10-18T19:01:40+00:00 October 18th, 2019|Blog, Drug Information|

Rehab Center in Florida | Why Going to Rehab is Beneficial for You

When substance abuse starts to negatively impact your life and the lives of the people around you, it’s time to seek help. There’s a way to be free from addiction, and getting professional help from a rehab center in Florida is a great way to start. Not only can this [...]

2019-10-18T18:29:44+00:00 October 18th, 2019|Blog, Rehabilitation|

Why is an Effective Opioid Addiction Medication being Restricted?

Buprenorphine, found in the popular drug Suboxone, has been proven to be effective for opioid addiction treatment. So why is it increasingly harder to get? Doctors and pharmacists alike run into problems when prescribing the drug for opioid addiction treatment. Restriction on both doctors and pharmacies keep the drug hard [...]

Do I Have a Technology Addiction?

From the toddler gripping the colorful screen of a tablet, to the teen locked in their room attached to a computer, to the adult with their eyes glued to a phone during social interactions; we are aware of the pervasiveness of technology around us. Although technology addiction is not presently in [...]

2019-08-23T15:09:00+00:00 August 20th, 2019|Addiction, News, Teen/Young Adult|

Can there be a Cure for Addiction? 4 Reasons It’s Not That Simple

We live in a society of quick fixes. Historically, people have always sought the miracle cure, but often found it to be more complicated than previously thought. We do have new and useful solutions like the so-called “cocaine vaccine” for overdose, but the roots of addiction go deeper than just [...]

2019-08-17T23:42:25+00:00 August 17th, 2019|Addiction, Blog|

Is there an “On Switch” for Addiction?

Is there such a thing as an “addiction switch?” Recent scientific studies have identified DeltaFosB (ΔFosB) as a driving factor for addiction in the brain. This “molecular mechanism” is created in the brain by prolonged exposure to addictive drugs or compulsive behaviors. Over time, ΔFosB can cause addictions to become [...]

2019-09-08T15:40:16+00:00 August 17th, 2019|Addiction, Controlled Substances, Drug Addiction|

Dangerous Combinations: Energy Drinks and Alcohol

Energy drinks continue to remain very popular in the U.S. Drinks like Red Bull and Monster gross billions of dollars every year. And while their effects on health are in question, energy drinks are especially dangerous when combined with alcohol. Mixing stimulants with alcohol creates a state some call "wide [...]

2019-08-04T23:25:42+00:00 August 4th, 2019|Alcohol Addiction, Drug Information, Recovery, Rehabilitation|

Alcohol Abuse and Depression

Many people might use alcohol to help improve their mood. But when does “drowning your sorrows” in alcohol become dangerous? Can alcohol really cause depression? Having a drink or two to relax after a stressful day is certainly ok. But when alcohol becomes necessary dealing with painful emotions, Alcohol Use [...]

2019-07-28T14:09:34+00:00 July 28th, 2019|Alcohol Addiction, Recovery|