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Why the Best Detox Treatment Centers are in Florida

There are detox treatment centers throughout the country, but not all of them are the best choice when you’re trying to get clean and sober. Detoxification is a crucial part of the recovery process for anyone who is ready to have a fresh start at life. Long-term addiction makes your mind and body extremely dependent…

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Recovery Month 2016: Our Voices, Our Stories, Our Recovery!

Healing Begins Here By Kim Fielding-Payne Staff Writer, Beaches Recovery Services, LLC Every September, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration  (SAMHSA) sponsors Recovery Month to increase awareness and understanding of mental and substance use disorders and celebrate the people who recover. This year’s theme Our Voices, Our Stories, Our Recovery shines a light…

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Why Rehab in Florida is Better

Throughout the nation’s addiction treatment industry, the state of Florida is widely regarded as the “rehab capital of the world.” In fact, there are patients who travel from other parts of the world to get treatment at some of Florida’s top treatment facilities. If you are struggling with an addiction and are currently considering your…

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Oxycontin vs Oxycodone: What’s the Difference?

When it comes to recreational drug use, opiate-based drugs like heroin, Oxycontin and other oxycodone-based painkillers can be dangerous. Let’s analyze Oxycontin vs oxycodone. Oxycontin vs Oxycodone Oxycodone is an opiate compound. In its purist form, oxycodone forms Oxycontin. If oxycodone is mixed with some type of analgesic like ibuprofen, acetaminophen or aspirin, it creates other…