Drug and Alcohol Addiction Treatment

Physical, Emotional and Spiritual Recovery

June 30, 2017
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Seeking Drug Abuse Treatment: Know What To Ask

The goal of drug and alcohol rehab is to help addicted individuals stop drug use and maintain sobriety while also learning the skills needed to cope with family, workplace and societal interaction. It’s crucial that the individual find a rehab … Continue reading

December 10, 2015
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Most Effective Treatments for Cocaine Addiction

Information is courtesy of National Institute on Drug Abuse Treatment of cocaine addiction must be comprehensive, and strategies need to assess the neurobiological, social, and medical aspects of the patient’s drug abuse. Moreover, patients who have a variety of addictions … Continue reading

November 4, 2015
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Drugs, Narcotics & Heart Problems/Heart Attacks

Can drugs/narcotics cause heart problems or heart attacks?  Yes, particularly drugs like cocaine and speed can cause pain in the heart area when used. An example would be “aortic valve stenosis,” which causes the heart to work harder to pump … Continue reading

May 27, 2015
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Scientists Get Closer To Making Anti-Cocaine Vaccine

What if a vaccine could end cocaine addiction, or at least eliminate the “addictive buzz” that cocaine causes in a dependency problem? Now, scientists are coming close to inventing just that, which is discussed more thoroughly in the journal Molecular Pharmaceutics by researchers … Continue reading

August 13, 2014
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Understanding “Phases of Addiction” Helps Addiction Treatment Research

In a recent experiential study from the University of Cambridge, researchers conducted an experiment using animal models (rats) to better understand how impulsivity, the brain’s dopamine system, and the “phases of addiction” interact amidst a cocaine addiction. The aim of … Continue reading

June 2, 2014
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Cocaine Addiction May Different In Men And Women

Addiction when concerning the different sexes can quite obviously have different factors involved. Before now, most of those factors revolved around the reasons why men and women were driven into drug abuse. Examples specifically for women could be rape, domestic … Continue reading

December 12, 2012
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Crack is Back, And a New Scourge Is On Its Way

In St. Lucie County, Fl, there is one sure way to gain an instant assessment on trending illegal drugs today. At the St. Lucie County jail, Trevor Morganti is the classification manager. He sits in on the first court appearances … Continue reading

November 5, 2012
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Cocaine Rehab In Orlando

Cocaine addiction is a serious disease which can be very hard to recover from. In many cities in Florida, cocaine is easily attainable; Orlando is no exception to this. After marijuana abuse, cocaine is the most widely abused drug in … Continue reading

August 31, 2012
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Cocaine Drug Problems Increase in South Florida

South Florida, Miami in particular, has a notorious reputation for being the drug capital of the United States. For years, cocaine addiction was on the rise while hundreds of people were being admitted for cocaine addiction treatment; or sometimes, emergency … Continue reading

July 12, 2012
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Cocaine Addiction

When it comes to addiction, what is it about cocaine that makes it so dangerous? After all, it was used in the original formula for Coca Cola; also, components of cocaine can be found in over-the-counter drugs for children, and … Continue reading

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