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Alcohol Detox Symptoms

When you become addicted to alcohol, you need to drink to prevent alcohol detox symptoms. Sometimes, severe complications can arise from withdrawal symptoms, and without professional support to monitor and assist, these complications can be fatal. Although it’s one of the rarest alcohol detox symptoms, delirium tremors can result in seizures, hallucinations, and death. This…

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Marijuana a Gateway Drug for Teens?

Times are changing in America. With every election process, we see a different state move forward in the process of legalizing or decriminalizing recreational marijuana. Time and again, lawmakers debate the notion that pot promotes the use of other drugs. Many lawmakers and parents have outdated notions about marijuana, misunderstanding the substance and its impact…

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Spirituality in Recovery

Many people have unique beliefs and connections to the world around them. Some people prioritize a connection to the natural world, while others make it a point to have their everyday life embody their faith or philosophical beliefs. When healing from a substance use disorder (an addiction to drugs or alcohol), it’s important to consider…

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Why Is MDMA Addictive?

A substance use disorder (an addiction to drugs or alcohol) can arise from the abuse or misuse of many substances. Sometimes individuals will inadvertently develop a dependency. But when it comes to illicit drugs like MDMA (also known as Ecstasy or Molly), which are almost exclusively used for recreational purposes, addiction arises because of the…

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What Is Medical Detox?

For those struggling with addiction, finding the first step towards recovery can be difficult. After experiencing the harms associated with addiction, finding the best medical detox in Jacksonville, FL offers is a great first step. But, what is medical detox? To better understand what this treatment is, it is important to know the risks associated…

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Searching for Luxury Drug Addiction Centers in Florida

Substance use disorder is an addiction to drugs or alcohol. It is a serious disorder that doesn’t discriminate by age, sex, ethnicity, job, or wealth. Addiction is far from being the stereotypical poor man’s problem. In fact, most people who struggle with a substance use disorder are middle or upper class. Rehab programs have therefore…

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How to Find Opioid Addiction Help

In the last couple of years, we, as a nation, have gotten a not-so-subtle reminder of the dangers of opioid addiction. Americans deal with significant addiction issues involving prescription painkillers, heroin, and deadly fentanyl from coast to coast. Springing from the ongoing opioid epidemic spurred on by massive overprescribing initiated and encouraged by the pharmaceutical…

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What is a Speedball?

When people use and abuse drugs or alcohol, it’s often not just a single substance. Many who are addicted use a combination of drugs or alcohol to meet their needs in dependency and may require co-occuring disorder treatment. Addiction treatment professionals call this polysubstance abuse. Sometimes individuals will mix their substance of choice with another…

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How Does Detox Centers Work?

Many individuals who begin taking their first steps on the road to recovery often begin with detox. But how do detox centers in Florida work? The process often follows a familiar pattern for most individuals in recovery. Beaches Recovery works in conjunction with Tides Edge Detox to provide medically supervised detox for anyone struggling with…

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