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Drug Rehab Center in Florida | Why You’re a Better Person When Sober

Drugs can alter the way you behave, think, and act, making you unstable and more susceptible to danger. This change can drive people away from you, even your loved ones, as they may no longer feel safe around you. If you or someone you know is suffering from drug addiction, [...]

2019-10-31T15:21:00+00:00 October 31st, 2019|Alcohol Addiction, Blog, Drug Addiction|

Recovery Center Florida | Different Kinds of Treatment or Aftercare Programs to Permanently End Addiction

Every addicted individual is a unique case, that’s why there’s no single path to recovery. It’s also the reason why counselors individualize treatment plans and aftercare, and why there are different recovery programs available. In this article, we will discuss to you the 5 different kinds of treatment or aftercare [...]

2019-10-31T14:52:10+00:00 October 31st, 2019|Adventure Therapy, Alcohol Addiction, Blog|

Drug Treatment Centers in Florida | Parts of Your Brain Affected by Drug Use

Most addicted individuals believe that they can overcome drug addiction alone but drugs can modify important areas of your brain that are crucial for life-sustaining functions. It alters it in a way that makes you obsessively crave for drugs and quitting almost impossible. It also impairs your ability to make [...]

2019-10-30T17:34:59+00:00 October 30th, 2019|Alcohol Addiction, Blog, Detox|

Alcohol Rehab South Florida | 3 Rehab Fears and How to Deal with Them

Fear may plague the mind of an addicted person. The kind that prevents you from getting the treatment you need and deserve. If your fears are stopping you from getting into alcohol rehab South Florida treatment, now is the right time to learn how to deal with them. You can [...]

2019-10-29T13:53:13+00:00 October 29th, 2019|Alcohol Addiction, Recovery, Rehabilitation|

Alcohol Rehab Center in South Florida | 4 Misconceptions on Alcoholism

You may believe that alcohol is the main culprit behind alcoholism, but it's more complex than that. Alcohol alone isn’t the reason why so many individuals have developed an addiction, and have entered an alcohol rehab center in South Florida. With so many misconceptions about alcoholism, it’s difficult to differentiate [...]

2019-10-28T20:52:47+00:00 October 28th, 2019|Addiction, Alcohol Addiction, Recovery|

Alcohol Abuse and Depression

Many people might use alcohol to help improve their mood. But when does “drowning your sorrows” in alcohol become dangerous? Can alcohol really cause depression? Having a drink or two to relax after a stressful day is certainly ok. But when alcohol becomes necessary dealing with painful emotions, Alcohol Use [...]

2019-07-28T14:09:34+00:00 July 28th, 2019|Alcohol Addiction, Recovery|

5 Reasons Why People Continue to Use Drugs

Why do people continue to abuse drugs and alcohol despite the negative consequences? Why would a person continue to use something that can inherently harm them? One explanation is that addiction is a consequence of falling victim to decision failures. An addicted person simply overvalues pleasure and undervalues consequences. While [...]

2019-07-22T01:01:08+00:00 July 22nd, 2019|Addiction, Alcohol Addiction, Drug Addiction, Recovery|

Is There an “Alcohol Gene?”

Is there such a thing as an "Alcohol Gene?" How responsible are your genes for a predisposition to alcohol abuse? How responsible is your surrounding environment? Simply put, there is complex relationship between genetics and environmental factors that contribute to Alcohol Use Disorder.  Genetics and heredity are very closely linked. [...]

2019-07-20T16:25:06+00:00 July 20th, 2019|Addiction, Alcohol Addiction|

Self-Medication

The term “self-medication” has trivial and negative connotations. Many would use it as a joke about using alcohol or drugs as a coping mechanism. However, “self-medication” has become a household term that detracts from the real emotional suffering that accompanies addiction. Although the theory behind self-medication (Self Medication Hypothesis) has [...]

2019-07-14T23:50:45+00:00 July 14th, 2019|Controlled Substances, Drug Addiction, Recovery, Rehabilitation|