/Addiction

Drug Overdoses are Increasing in America

Why are more people overdosing on drugs?  It happens to be the number one killer of Americans under the age of 50.  Most of the overdoses are from taking opioids, prescribed painkillers or heroin.   Heroin is being laced with fentanyl, which increases the risk for overdose. Drug users are typically [...]

2017-11-03T20:05:58+00:00 November 3rd, 2017|Addiction, Controlled Substances, Drug Addiction, Prescription Drugs|

Three Small Steps to Stop Child Drug Use

You know your teen or young adult is using drugs or alcohol. You may feel completely overwhelmed, even hopeless.  How will you help him?  Even with your rules in place and all of your love, your child is not responding to your pleas. 1. Use Your Power For Good Take [...]

2018-07-08T01:52:18+00:00 November 2nd, 2017|Addiction, Drug Addiction, Teen/Young Adult|

Addiction During Pregnancy

Choosing to stop drug abuse because of a newly discovered pregnancy is obviously a sound decision. For expecting mothers this process requires the help of a willing physician. Whether one believes addiction is a moral failing or a disease makes a difference in how these moms-to-be are treated. Currently, many [...]

2017-10-28T16:49:27+00:00 October 28th, 2017|Addiction, Drug Addiction, Recovery, Rehabilitation|

Is Addiction a Disease?

For centuries, many people, including scientists and scholars, have believed addiction to be an issue of moral shortcomings. Alcoholics Anonymous in the 1940’s was the first to use the term disease when describing an alcoholic’s condition. “a chronic, often, relapsing brain disease that causes compulsive drug seeking and use, despite [...]

2017-10-20T18:02:48+00:00 October 20th, 2017|Addiction, Blog, Recovery|

Florida Alcohol Recovery | Nutrition and Eating Well

Nutrition and Eating Well Recovery is not only being freed from drugs and alcohol, it is also repair our minds and bodies. Through proper detox and treatment, addicts and alcoholics can begin to repair the damage done to their minds. Our Florida alcohol recovery program offers a healthy lifestyle approach [...]

2017-09-09T16:07:12+00:00 September 9th, 2017|Addiction, Alcohol Addiction, Recovery, Rehabilitation|

10 Signs of Heroin Addiction

[su_youtube url="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Kw84CGp-B4" autoplay="yes"] Do you suspect a loved one might be abusing heroin, or even have a full-blown addiction? Keep reading to learn more about the various signs of heroin addiction. The heroin epidemic is currently sweeping this country, and it is affecting everyone in some fashion. If you are [...]

2017-08-22T16:25:38+00:00 August 22nd, 2017|Addiction, Drug Addiction, Drug Information|

Florida Addiction Rehab | What is a Trigger?

A “trigger” is any situation or stressor that engages a thought, feeling, or action to use drugs/alcohol. Triggers lead to cravings and urges to use. When people decide to quit using drugs and alcohol, they are very likely to encounter situations that might “trigger” a desire to start using again. [...]

2017-08-15T22:21:19+00:00 August 15th, 2017|Addiction, Drug Addiction, Recovery, Rehabilitation|

Florida Drug Rehab | Helping a Loved One

Many addicts and alcoholics do not realize that they have a problem with drugs and alcohol until they are way over their heads. Our Florida Drug Rehab has been helping addicts and their families recover from addiction for years. Here's what you need to know: Addiction Affects Everyone Involved The [...]

2018-07-02T17:19:09+00:00 August 15th, 2017|Addiction, Drug Addiction, Recovery, Rehabilitation|

Florida Heroin Rehab | Early Recovery from Opiates

Living a life addicted to heroin is a cold, lonely life of misery, self pity, and hatred. Those of us who were engulfed in this tortuous lifestyle know that at certain points in during our addiction we felt completely hopeless. Our Florida heroin rehab has helped many addicts begin their [...]

2017-08-07T01:24:07+00:00 August 7th, 2017|Addiction, Drug Addiction, Recovery|