Drug and Alcohol Addiction Treatment

Physical, Emotional and Spiritual Recovery

August 29, 2013
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Addiction: Is There A Choice?

Addiction is a matter of choice.” “Addiction is out of your control.” One of those statements is wrong, right? After all, you can’t have control over something you have no choice over, can you? Genetic predisposition towards addiction means that … Continue reading

August 28, 2013
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Cambridge Scientist Researching Exciting New Approach To The Treatment Of Drug Addiction

In the University of Cambridge, Dr. Amy Milton studies “memory reconsolidation,” meaning the strengthening of memories upon retrieval. The scientist found that she could help stop relapse from occurring in drug addicted individuals by erasing memories associated to drug abusive … Continue reading

August 27, 2013
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Designer Stimulants Presented in Journal Of Addiction Medicine

New data was collected concerning the use and effects of hazardous designer drugs being sold over the internet and in the streets, which was once known as the “bath salts” craze. But there are many stimulant drugs that need to … Continue reading

August 26, 2013
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Web Addicts with Withdrawal Symptoms

Recent studies from Swansea and Milan Universities suggest that internet addicts experience withdrawal similar to that of drug and alcohol addicts; they can even relate to going “cold turkey” when coming off from the internet. Indeed, internet addiction is a … Continue reading

August 23, 2013
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Missing Enzyme Linked To Drug Addiction

Opioid addiction is one of the more serious drug addictions in the world: it causes deeply-rooted physical dependencies and cravings, unbearable (and painful) withdrawal symptoms, greater chances of overdose, hospitalizations and death. In short, these are the results of using … Continue reading

August 22, 2013
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Using Meditation to Aid with Drug Addiction

Drug addiction is a destructive disease that consumes practically every aspect of an individual’s life; it destroys long-held relationships, careers, and of course, leads to health problems. There aren’t too many viable solutions to drug addiction, except the very few … Continue reading

August 21, 2013
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Avoiding Loneliness in Recovery

What does it matter if you’re lonely? Many people are lonely and don’t use drugs or alcohol, what’s the big deal? If you’re in early recovery, being alone and lonely can be enough of a reason to start using drugs … Continue reading

August 20, 2013
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The Dangers of Boredom in Recovery

We are all, at one time or another, bored. For most people, it isn’t a big deal. But for those in recovery, boredom can be a negative catalyst leading to relapse. Avoiding boredom isn’t hard to do, but knowing your … Continue reading