What You Should Know About Heroin Withdrawal

Heroin is an incredibly addictive and potent drug that many people struggle with throughout the United States and elsewhere in the world. This illegal drug also causes large numbers of overdoses every year, many of which are fatal. Many overdoses occur in people addicted to heroin who have tried unsuccessfully [...]

2018-01-30T01:40:27+00:00 January 16th, 2018|Detox, Recovery|

Addiction Treatment Facilities | Understanding the Detox Process

Addictive substances change the body’s physical and psychological functioning. Your body becomes so chemically dependent on the substance that it can have negative effects on your body and brain. The first step in ridding your body of the dependence is to go through a detoxification process. This blog will discuss [...]

2017-12-08T21:32:50+00:00 December 8th, 2017|Detox|

Florida Rehab Centers for Drug Addiction

Florida Rehab Centers for Drug Addiction Drug and alcohol addiction is affecting millions of people in the country. Florida rehab centers are available to help work with the complex issue of substance abuse. There are many questions involved in tackling this epidemic. Each person has their own journey through addiction [...]

2017-09-11T21:22:14+00:00 September 11th, 2017|Detox, Drug Addiction, Recovery, Rehabilitation|

Suboxone Rehab in South Florida | Buprenorphine Addiction

Buprenorphine (Suboxone) has been called a miracle drug for some users to ween themselves off of harder opiates like heroin or OxyContin. But it does have its setbacks, and does have physically addicting properties. Our Suboxone rehab in South Florida is equipped to help individuals overcome this dependence and live [...]

2017-08-15T20:03:27+00:00 August 15th, 2017|Controlled Substances, Detox, Drug Addiction, Drug Information, Prescription Drugs|

Alcohol Addiction Help | Alcohol Abuse & the Liver

Medical professionals often tell us that too much alcohol is bad for our bodies, but why is that? How does alcohol affects your liver after abusing your favorite cocktail or case of beer for months or years at a time? And how do you know if you might need alcohol [...]

2017-07-30T15:54:41+00:00 July 30th, 2017|Alcohol Addiction, Detox, Recovery, Rehabilitation|

Suboxone for Heroin Addiction

In 2002, the FDA approved the use of the Suboxone for heroin addiction. Suboxone is a combination of buprenorphine and naloxone. Buprenorphine has numerous advantages over methadone and naltrexone. As a medication-assisted treatment, it suppresses withdrawal symptoms and cravings for opioids, does not cause euphoria in the opioid-dependent patient, and it [...]

What is Alcohol Withdrawal?

Alcohol withdrawal is caused by a neurotransmitter rebound when an alcoholic stops drinking. Withdrawal from alcohol is dangerous, and our alcohol rehab in Florida is here to help those struggling with alcoholism. When alcohol suppresses the action of a neurotransmitter system over a long period of time the neurotransmitter system [...]

2017-07-13T15:34:12+00:00 July 13th, 2017|Alcohol Addiction, Detox, Rehabilitation|

Making the Decision to Get Sober | Florida Alcohol Rehab

If you ask 100 alcoholics why they decided to get sober, you are guaranteed get 100 different answers. When we decide to get sober, we make the commitment to change our lives for the better. The alternative for many of us suffering from alcoholism and addiction is not very appealing. [...]

2017-07-11T02:58:44+00:00 July 11th, 2017|Alcohol Addiction, Detox, Recovery, Rehabilitation|

The different types of Heroin Treatment | South Florida Drug Rehab

Every day, people who use heroin attempt to quit using the drug on their own without seeking heroin treatment. Few however, succeed, and end up relapsing as a result due to the powerful, addictive nature of this dangerous opiate. Learn More: Intro to Heroin Detox Simply put, heroin addiction is [...]

2017-06-30T16:19:11+00:00 June 30th, 2017|Addiction, Detox, Drug Addiction, Recovery, Rehabilitation|

Medication Assisted Heroin Addiction Treatment | Florida Drug Rehab

A variety of effective treatments are available for heroin addiction, including both behavioral and pharmacological (medications). Both approaches help to restore a degree of normalcy to brain function and behavior, resulting in increased employment rates and lower risk of HIV and other diseases and criminal behavior. Although behavioral and medication-assisted [...]

2017-06-29T15:24:02+00:00 June 29th, 2017|Addiction, Controlled Substances, Detox, Drug Addiction, Recovery, Rehabilitation|