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How Can Dancing Help You Cope During this Pandemic?

COVID-related stresses can take a toll on anyone. Since the coronavirus outbreak, the number of people diagnosed with a mental illness or substance use disorder has risen. The best way to overcome this setback is to seek help from alcohol rehab in South Florida. There, you will learn many ideas on how [...]

2020-08-19T17:20:19+00:00 August 19th, 2020|Blog|

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|

Palm Beach Rehabilitation Center | How Does Addiction Affect My Body?

Drugs are chemicals. Whether they are obtained legally via a prescription from a doctor, or on the street, by definition a drug is a chemical that is made to affect the body in some way. Some drugs can even change a person's body and brain in ways that last long [...]

2017-12-08T16:08:32+00:00 December 8th, 2017|Addiction|

Addiction Recovery in Florida – Xanax & Benzos

Addiction Recovery in Florida - Xanax & Benzos During this time where the United States is plagued with an opiate epidemic, we are very focused the over doses pertaining to heroin. Prescription pills, heroin, fentanyl, and other opiates are killing people at an alarming rate. However, the dangers of abusing [...]

2017-09-07T21:20:33+00:00 September 7th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Xanax Addiction Help – Withdrawal Symptoms

Daily benzodiazepine use and abuse can also result in an addiction to benzos. Benzodiazepine withdrawal symptoms can be extremely severe, as well as potentially deadly and can often last longer than those of other drugs, such as opiates. Detoxing from benzos is more difficult than detoxing from heroin, and our [...]

Florida Xanax Rehab | Overcoming a Xanax Addiction

Xanax is a highly addictive prescription drug that can be very difficult to stop using without proper help. Keep reading to learn how our Florida Xanax rehab guides individuals through this grueling process. What is Xanax? Xanax is a benzodiazepine prescribed for treating panic disorder and anxiety. It is also [...]

What are benzos and are they addictive?

Benzodiazepines, also referred to as benzos, are a class of agents that work on the central nervous system, acting selectively on gamma-aminobutyric acid-A (GABA-A) receptors in the brain. GABA is a neurotransmitter that inhibits or reduces the activity of nerve cells (neurons) within the brain. Benzodiazepines open GABA-activated chloride channels, [...]

2017-06-21T14:55:48+00:00 June 21st, 2017|Addiction, Controlled Substances, Drug Addiction, Prescription Drugs|