Drug and Alcohol Addiction Treatment

Physical, Emotional and Spiritual Recovery

September 30, 2014
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NIDA Implementing Social Media Monitoring for Drug Abuse Trends

The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) is attempting to monitor social medial and the internet for better surveillance of illicit drug abuse trends. the monitoring program is called the National Drug Early Warning System (NDEWS), developed by the University … Continue reading

September 29, 2014
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Writing Can Help Addicts In Their Road to Recovery

National Recovery Month is a time when recovered addicts have the special opportunity to reach out and bring something new to the table, hoping it will help inspire someone else to change his or her life around and get clean … Continue reading

September 26, 2014
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What Happens To The Brain After Pro-longed Cocaine Use

Pro-longed cocaine use can cause the brain to adapt to constant intake of the drug, causing the reward pathway less sensitive to “natural” reinforcers. As the individual gains tolerance to the drug, the brain begins to tell the body that … Continue reading

September 25, 2014
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Florida Center for Recovery at The Breakers Palm Beach for the Annual Conference Moments of Change

 Community Event – “Moments of Change Conference” 09/29/2014 12:00 AM – 10/02/2014 12:00 AM   We are proud to announce that My Florida Center for Recovery will be participating at the annual conference at The Breakers in Palm Beach for … Continue reading

September 24, 2014
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Hydrocodone Is Less Attractive Than Oxycodone, But Still As Popular

Research studies have found that Oxycodone and hydrocodone are the main drugs of choice for 75 percent of those addicted/dependent on opioids. Oxycodone is overall the more popular drug, due the quality of the high it causes. Hydrocodone, although has … Continue reading

September 23, 2014
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The D.E.A. Reclassifies Drugs That Have Hydrocodone

On August 22nd, 2014, the Drug Enforcement Agency ruled that products using/combining hydrocodone (an opioid medication) would be reclassified as a Schedule II drug, an action attempting to take more restrictive measures for dangerous powerful medicines such as hydrocodone. This … Continue reading

September 22, 2014
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NOPE Task Force 8th Annual National Candle Light Vigil

NOPE Task Force 8th Annual National Candle Light Vigil 10/23/2014 6:00 PM – 10/23/2014 8:00 PM NOPE  Task Force lights up the night to remember those lost to and suffering from the disease of addiction. Many lives have been destroyed … Continue reading

September 19, 2014
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Dealing With The Urge To Walk-Out on Rehab

It’s not rare for clients to check out of rehab and leave early before completing their program. Due to many pressures being faced in recovery, which affect the recovering addict both physically and mentally, there might come a time when … Continue reading