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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 [...]

2020-02-25T16:07:52+00:00 July 14th, 2019|Controlled Substances, Drug Addiction, Recovery, Rehabilitation|

What is Alcohol Use Disorder?

How do you know if you have a drinking problem? What makes a person an alcoholic? Is there a difference between alcohol abuse and alcoholism? Is alcohol a drug? If you've considered any of these questions concerning your own drinking, you might have a problem. Alcohol abuse can range from [...]

2019-06-29T23:35:59+00:00 June 29th, 2019|Alcohol Addiction, Recovery, Rehabilitation|

Are We Overlooking Solutions to the Opioid Crisis?

Recently, the President’s Council of Economic Advisors (CEA) published a report on the underestimated cost of the opioid crisis in America. Curbing illicit drug trafficking, reducing over-prescription by doctors, and cracking down on drug distributors are all major focus points of the report. While these are all good intentions, there [...]

2019-06-27T20:48:07+00:00 June 27th, 2019|Drug Addiction, News, Recovery, Rehabilitation|

3 Ways to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day Sober

With St. Patrick’s Day ahead of us this weekend, it’s time to celebrate all things Irish! But for those in recovery, this boozy holiday can mean trouble. Most holidays are a time for celebration and cheer and while alcohol is usually present, it’s not the key ingredient for getting in [...]

2020-02-25T16:13:08+00:00 March 15th, 2019|Alcohol Addiction, Blog, Recovery|

Are Nonalcoholic Beverages Safe to Drink in Recovery?

Nonalcoholic and alcohol-free beverages can seem like a good option for recovering alcoholics to turn to, but the dangers of relapse are much greater than the benefits. Your favorite NA beer or “mocktail” might seem like it helps curb your craving, but it is really hurting your recovery. Research has [...]

2019-05-02T18:21:24+00:00 February 13th, 2019|Alcohol Addiction, Recovery, Rehabilitation|

Recovery Center in Florida | How Does Alcohol Affect My Body?

Sometimes it can be nice after a long day or week at work to enjoy a drink or two and relax. Drinking too much, or too often, can have a major negative impact on your body. In addition to the possibility of its addictive nature, it can also slowly destroy [...]

2017-12-15T17:54:38+00:00 December 15th, 2017|Alcohol Addiction, Blog|

Florida Alcohol Recovery | Nutrition and Eating Well

Nutrition and Eating Well Recovery is not only being freed from drugs and alcohol, it is also repair our minds and bodies. Through proper detox and treatment, addicts and alcoholics can begin to repair the damage done to their minds. Our Florida alcohol recovery program offers a healthy lifestyle approach [...]

2017-09-09T16:07:12+00:00 September 9th, 2017|Addiction, Alcohol Addiction, Recovery, Rehabilitation|

Florida Drug Rehab | Helping a Loved One

Many addicts and alcoholics do not realize that they have a problem with drugs and alcohol until they are way over their heads. Our Florida Drug Rehab has been helping addicts and their families recover from addiction for years. Here's what you need to know: Addiction Affects Everyone Involved The [...]

2018-07-02T17:19:09+00:00 August 15th, 2017|Addiction, Drug Addiction, Recovery, Rehabilitation|