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4 Surprising Discoveries About MDMA

MDMA (methylenedioxy-methylamphetamine) is the active ingredient in the party drug Ecstasy, which is used illegally at raves, parties, and clubs to achieve a heightened sense of euphoria and a myriad of psychedelic effects. It's sometimes called the "love drug" because it affects serotonin levels in the brain, which lowers normal [...]

2018-06-05T19:32:42+00:00 May 24th, 2018|Drug Information|

What is Kratom, and why did the DEA make it a Schedule I Drug?

Kratom is a type of tree that grows throughout the countries of Southeast Asia. Extracts from the leaves of the tree have been used in regional folk medicine for a wide variety of ailments for hundreds of years, but two particular uses have sparked Western interest in it: pain relief [...]

2018-05-14T18:50:59+00:00 May 10th, 2018|Drug Information|

Recovery Center in Florida | Effects of Heroin

Heroin has become increasingly more popular over the years as the opioid epidemic has continued to grow. Most people that find themselves using heroin actually started with painkillers. Many people who are/were addicted to painkillers switched to heroin because it is cheaper and easier to get while having the same [...]

2017-12-29T21:07:23+00:00 December 29th, 2017|Blog, Drug Addiction, Drug Information|

West Palm Beach Drug Rehab | What Are Narcotics?

A narcotic is a drug or other substance affecting mood or behavior and sold for nonmedical purposes, especially an illegal one. A narcotic can be a drug that was actually prescribed legally but is being used illegally. Narcotics can be highly dangerous if there are abused or not used in [...]

2017-12-19T20:41:11+00:00 December 19th, 2017|Addiction, Blog, Drug Addiction, Drug Information, Prescription Drugs|

Palm Beach Treatment Center | What Is an Opioid?

Over the years, the opioid epidemic has hit an all-time high. About 20,000 people die from opioid overdose every year. Let’s take a look at what opioids are and why misusing them can be dangerous from your Palm Beach treatment center. What Is an Opioid? An opioid is a synthetic [...]

2017-12-14T16:04:20+00:00 December 14th, 2017|Addiction, Blog, Drug Addiction, Drug Information, Prescription Drugs|

Drug Rehab in Florida | Fentanyl Abuse

Drug Rehab in Florida | Fentanyl Abuse One dangerous and powerful drug that our drug rehab in Florida is seeing is fentanyl. It is one of the strongest prescription opiates available, nearly 50 times stronger than morphine. It is prescribed for surgery recovery and cancer patients. In can come in [...]

2017-09-05T14:51:56+00:00 September 5th, 2017|Drug Addiction, Drug Information|

West Palm Beach Drug Rehab | Heroin Statistics

West Palm Beach Drug Rehab | Heroin Statistics The nation is currently engulfed in an opiate epidemic that has never been seen before. Our friends and families are dying each day from overdoses. Help can be obtained through treatment at our West Palm Beach drug rehab. The heroin epidemic is [...]

2017-09-03T15:18:44+00:00 September 3rd, 2017|Drug Addiction, Drug Information, Rehabilitation|

Florida Recovery Center | Addressing Opiate Addiction

Addressing Opiate Addiction The need for a Florida recovery center is currently at an all time high due to the heroin problem in the United States. Heroin related overdose deaths have quadrupled since 2010. Many begin (estimated three out of four) abusing prescription opiate medication before turning to heroin. Medical [...]

2017-09-01T14:52:22+00:00 September 1st, 2017|Drug Information, 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|

Heroin Addiction Help | The Dangers of Speedballing

Many Americans are now suffering with heroin addiction, or some form of opioid dependence. As addicts dive deeper into illicit drug use, many will start experimenting with mixing other drugs together. One combination that is rising in popularity is the speedball, and many who may need heroin addiction help could [...]

2017-08-18T13:31:54+00:00 August 18th, 2017|Drug Addiction, Drug Information|