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Can there be a Cure for Addiction? 4 Reasons It’s Not That Simple

We live in a society of quick fixes. Historically, people have always sought the miracle cure, but often found it to be more complicated than previously thought. We do have new and useful solutions like the so-called “cocaine vaccine” for overdose, but the roots of addiction go deeper than just [...]

2019-08-17T23:42:25+00:00 August 17th, 2019|Addiction, Blog|

Dangerous Combinations: Energy Drinks and Alcohol

Energy drinks continue to remain very popular in the U.S. Drinks like Red Bull and Monster gross billions of dollars every year. And while their effects on health are in question, energy drinks are especially dangerous when combined with alcohol. Mixing stimulants with alcohol creates a state some call "wide [...]

2019-08-04T23:25:42+00:00 August 4th, 2019|Alcohol Addiction, Drug Information, Recovery, Rehabilitation|

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|

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|

West Palm Beach Drug Rehab | Most Common Addictions

While the major focus in the country right now is the rise in the addiction to heroin, there are many “common” substances that can lead to addiction. Let’s take a look at some of the most common substances that can cause addiction and may result in needing to go to [...]

2017-12-28T20:10:33+00:00 December 28th, 2017|Addiction, Blog|

West Palm Beach Rehab | Identifying Alcohol Addiction

It can be hard sometimes for people to tell if they have a drinking problem or even suffer from alcoholism. You might not even how much you are drinking or how it is affecting you and those around you. There are three types of drinkers: social drinkers, problem drinkers, and [...]

2017-12-20T20:29:00+00:00 December 20th, 2017|Alcohol Addiction, Blog, Recovery|

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 Rehab for Alcohol

Palm Beach Rehab for Alcohol Alcohol abuse affect more than 17 million Americans and alcohol can easily destroy your life. Our Palm Beach rehab offers a special program specifically for those struggling with alcoholism or alcohol dependence. Alcohol abuse can increase the risk of experiencing alcohol poisoning.  The Center for [...]

2017-09-13T21:10:44+00:00 September 13th, 2017|Alcohol Addiction, Recovery, Rehabilitation|