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How to Create an Effective Relapse Prevention Plan

Relapse is generally not attributed to one single event. Often times, there are many red flags and warning signs that precede the relapse. These warning signs are commonly indicative of the individual returning to old perceptions, emotions,...
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Helping an Addicted Loved One

Loving an addict is hard. You may feel hopeless as if nothing you do will be able to help them. When you love an addict, it may seem as though they care more about drugs and alcohol than anything else in the world. When addiction places it’...
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Substance Use Disorder Treatment Palm Beach

What Is Substance Use Disorder?

Addiction is commonly referred to as a substance use disorder. Substance use disorder is a disease that manifests in the brain and behaviors of those affected. Since this disease leads to a lack of control over substance use, whether it be...
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Signs Someone is Using Meth

8 Signs that Someone is Using Crystal Meth

Are you worried that a loved one is using crystal meth? Being a friend, spouse, or family member of someone who is using crystal meth can be a terrifying thing. However, if you are unsure whether or not your loved one is using crystal meth,...
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Getting Treatment for Xanax Addiction

Xanax is the brand name for a drug called alprazolam. Part of the benzodiazepine family, Xanax is a drug that affects the central nervous system, slows brain activity, and ultimately causes relaxation. This medication is generally prescribe...
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What to Expect at an Alcohol Treatment Center - A glass of beer on a table - Limanski's Pub

What to Expect at an Alcohol Treatment Center

If you are struggling with alcoholism, your recovery begins from the moment you check into treatment. Upon arrival, it is often expected that you have been through a lot leading up to finally reaching the treatment center, so generally, sta...
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Dependence Vs Addiction: What Is The Difference

Is there a difference between dependence and addiction? Although it is subtle, there is indeed a difference between the two terms. In fact, this is one of those “grey areas” that can often be difficult to understand.(2)   Both te...
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Drug rehabilitation

6 Signs that You Need to Go to a Drug Rehab

While living in active addiction, it can be hard to tell whether or not a problem has become severe enough to warrant checking into rehab. Your mind may be clouded by substances, denial, and fear. However, it is crucial to get help sooner t...
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