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Healthy Coping Skills to Try During This Pandemic

If taking drugs is your way of coping during this pandemic, seek help now from drug rehab in South Florida to learn healthy coping skills. Coping skills are necessary to help us get through difficulties in life. Unfortunately, not all coping skills are healthy. Some can lead to addiction, while others [...]

2020-08-26T19:12:33+00:00 August 26th, 2020|Blog, Prescription Drugs|

Alcohol As Gateway Drug and Why It’s Dangerous

If you or your loved one is suffering from alcohol addiction, don't hesitate to seek help now at an alcohol rehab center in Florida before it's too late! A gateway drug is any substance that leads to the use of a more reliable or more potent medicine.  Alcohol is considered a gateway [...]

2020-07-29T18:04:20+00:00 July 29th, 2020|Blog, Prescription Drugs|

Alcohol Rehab Center in South Florida | Facts About Alcohol Abuse You Need to Know About

An alcohol rehab center in South Florida can provide you the care and treatment you need to successfully overcome your alcoholism. Trying to quit alcohol on your own can be difficult and dangerous, but doing it with professional help can make the process easier and more comfortable. Knowing more about [...]

2020-02-21T22:17:58+00:00 January 25th, 2020|Blog, Prescription Drugs, Rehabilitation|

Drug Treatment Centers in Florida | Why People Use Drugs in the First Place

Different people have different reasons why they use drugs in the first place. Some do it for recreational purposes, others for medical reasons, and some do it because of peer pressure. Whatever your reason may be, know for a fact that using drugs will only do you more harm than [...]

2020-09-28T15:56:35+00:00 January 9th, 2020|Blog, Controlled Substances, Prescription Drugs|

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 [...]

ADHD and Addiction 

Undiagnosed ADHD Causes Higher Risk A recent study found that more than 15 percent of adults with ADHD struggle with drug and alcohol abuse and/or addiction. Trouble usually starts around adolescence. Before age 15, those with ADHD are no more likely to experiment with drugs or alcohol. After age 15 [...]

Addiction and Delusional Disorder

Prolonged substance abuse can greatly increase the risk of delusional thinking. Drug or alcohol abuse can cause breaks from reality that can worsen over time. These delusions can cause dangerous behaviors and can lead to manipulation of others to obtain drugs. Studies have found that there is a link between [...]

Arrests, Lawsuits, and Taxation: The Latest in the Opioid Crisis

The opioid crisis in America continues to claim thousands of lives year after year.  Doctors have the enormously challenging task of prescribing opioid medication effectively and responsibly. Drug manufacturers also hold the responsibility for how their potentially dangerous product is distributed. Recently, both medical professionals and prescription drug makers and [...]

2019-04-28T00:45:37+00:00 April 28th, 2019|Controlled Substances, News, Prescription Drugs|

Fentanyl Patch Abuse

Fentanyl was developed as a powerful painkiller for patients who developed resistance to narcotic pain medication. It is powerful opioid that is 100 times more powerful than morphine and 50 times more potent than heroin. Fentanyl is usually prescribed to cancer patients and those with terminal, painful conditions. The drug [...]

2019-04-08T01:47:37+00:00 April 8th, 2019|Controlled Substances, Drug Addiction, Prescription Drugs|

Daily Use of Marijuana Can Cause Psychosis

Marijuana has been a hot button issue in the U.S. for several years. So far 10 states have decriminalized it for recreational use and a growing list of others have approved it for medical treatment. The popularity of marijuana seems to be increasing at a fast rate and its use [...]

2019-03-21T16:12:15+00:00 March 21st, 2019|Controlled Substances, News, Prescription Drugs|