Drug and Alcohol Addiction Treatment

Physical, Emotional and Spiritual Recovery

February 28, 2014
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Whether It’s Drugs, Booze, Sex, or Gambling, The Brain Can’t Tell The Difference

There are constant debates about the difference between types of addictions, such as addictions to drugs, sex, gambling, or alcohol—the problem is that many scientists believe there is a similar event occurring in the brain that causes an individual to … Continue reading

February 27, 2014
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Importance of Motivation in Addiction Recovery

If you want to be successful in the fight against your own addiction, what’s needed? It’s probably the oldest question in the book, and yet nobody can answer it with absolute precision. However, there is one thing that everyone agrees … Continue reading

February 26, 2014
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Adults As Likely As Teens To Mask Drug Use

Adults and teens are perceived as the opposite: the “responsible ones” and the “inexperienced learners.” But drug use doesn’t seem to apply to that contrast nowadays, especially with the rise of even more dangerous drugs like prescription painkillers, stimulants, and … Continue reading

February 25, 2014
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Can E-Cigarettes Help A Person Quit Smoking?

An electronic cigarette, also known as e- cigarettes is a smokeless device which runs on battery power to deliver nicotine and flavorings in the form of water vapor to the lungs of the smoker. First emerging several years ago, the … Continue reading

February 24, 2014
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Stimulants in Bath Salts Produce Effects Similar To MDMA

A research study conducted by NIDA’s (National Institute of Drug Abuse) Intramural Research Program showed that mephedrone and methylone act on the brain like MDMA, also known as ecstasy. Mephedrone and methylone are two stimulants found in bath salts, so … Continue reading

February 21, 2014
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Inspirational Message of The Week

When we love, we always strive to become better than we are. When we strive to become better than we are, everything around us becomes better too.   For more information on addiction treatment programs and services, please contact one of … Continue reading

February 21, 2014
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Vital Research Study Sheds Light On ‘CUD’ and ‘SAD’

A recent study has shown a much larger relationship between cannabis use disorder (CUD) and social anxiety disorder (SAD). SAD is a disorder in which an individual feel anxious around peers or in a public setting in general. Particularly, SAD … Continue reading

February 20, 2014
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Is Marijuana Addictive?

The debate over marijuana’s addictive potential is one that has been met with adamant argument from both sides. The pro-marijuana crowd often uses the non-addictive label of the drug as one of their main platforms. If it were true, this … Continue reading

February 19, 2014
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Cocaine Addicts and Emotional Lows

Many people believe that when a cocaine addict is looking for their next fix or hit of cocaine, they are seeking the euphoric effects of the drug that give pleasure to the issue; however, studies show there is another side … Continue reading