/Alcohol Addiction

10 Signs of Alcoholism

[su_youtube_advanced url="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Kw84CGp-B4" autoplay="yes" rel="no"] In order to identify the warning signs of alcoholism, we need to address what alcohol is, and how it works in the body. What is alcohol? Alcohol is a central nervous depressant and is a substance that affects each organ in the body. It is a [...]

2017-05-30T14:46:17+00:00 May 30th, 2017|Alcohol Addiction, Blog, Recovery, Rehabilitation|

Leaving my hometown to go to rehab was the best choice I ever made

"You are where ever you go" is a phrase I heard more than once throughout my life prior to making a change. It was only when I had finally gotten sober that I realized what that phrase really meant. Much of my using was spent pointing the finger at other [...]

What to Expect When Searching for a Drug and Alcohol Rehab

Searching for the drug and alcohol rehab you need can be an overwhelming process. There are so many rehabs to choose from and decisions must be made before even narrowing the field enough to pick up the phone and make that life-changing call for recovery. Making the process even more [...]

2016-07-29T19:28:53+00:00 July 29th, 2016|Alcohol Addiction, Blog, Drug Addiction|

Keys to Long-Term Recovery

Drug addiction leads to many negative changes in a person's life. To turn these changes around, long-term rehab is needed to help guide you to a healthier, more fulfilling life. Rehab may be an inpatient, outpatient or intensive outpatient program and should offer an opportunity to explore ways to maintain [...]

Drug Rehab In Northeast vs. Drug Rehab In Southeast US

There are many drug rehab centers all across the United States. However, where you go for treatment can drastically affect what kind of help you receive. The most noticeable difference is between drug rehab in the Northeast vs. drug rehab in the Southeast. If you live in the Northeast and you're [...]

2016-07-15T14:43:11+00:00 July 15th, 2016|Addiction, Alcohol Addiction, Detox, Drug Addiction, Rehabilitation|

Can I Just Stop Drinking Or Do I Need To Go Through Alcohol Rehab?

People who struggle with alcohol addiction often do so on their own. That's why some of them might consider quitting alone as well. It’s important to stop drinking, but if you're considering trying to quit on your own, you could be putting your health and future sobriety at risk. Without [...]

2016-07-13T14:17:20+00:00 July 13th, 2016|Alcohol Addiction, Detox, Recovery, Rehabilitation|

How Does Medical Detox Help You Through Addiction Treatment?

When you're first facing addiction treatment, it's hard to know what programs you'll need to go through. While a few are able to move into an inpatient program immediately, most people have to go through medical detox first. What Is Medical Detox? People who go through a detoxing program are [...]

How An Intensive Outpatient Program Can Help You

When considering addiction treatment, it's hard to know what certain programs do, when to enter them, or how long they last. An intensive outpatient program is no exception. While treatment centers can help you with the specifics, it’s good to have some information in advance. That way you will have [...]

Alcohol Abuse in Older Adults in Florida – Your Parent May Need Rehab

Addiction is an illness that can impact people of all ages, and in many cases it may be seniors who suffer most from alcoholism. Alcohol abuse in older adults is something that isn't discussed enough, but it can be a major problem for the elderly. Parents and even grandparents can [...]

2016-06-01T19:58:50+00:00 June 1st, 2016|Addiction, Alcohol Addiction, Detox, Rehabilitation|

What Should I Expect from a Drug Rehab Center?

What To Expect From a Drug Rehab Center The main feature patients should expect from a drug rehab center is a personalized treatment plan that addresses the whole body and mind, not just the issue of addiction. Most rehab centers offer programs within that model such as inpatient, intensive outpatient, [...]

2016-06-01T17:48:25+00:00 June 1st, 2016|Addiction, Alcohol Addiction, Detox, Drug Addiction, Rehabilitation|