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My Family Problems with Addiction

Having a loved one who has an addiction to drugs or alcohol is extremely difficult for everyone involved. Whether it’s your child, spouse, or parent, you can see how drug or alcohol abuse causes family problems with addiction. Addiction can cause strain between family members in several ways. Sometimes, family members can contribute to the…

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How Do You Know if You’re Using Fentanyl-Laced Cocaine?

Millions of Americans abuse drugs every year. However, a growing trend by illicit drug dealers is to augment the drugs they sell by mixing fentanyl into them. If you or someone you care about has used cocaine or become addicted to it, you may know about the risk of fentanyl cut into the drug. This…

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Spirituality in Recovery

Are you a spiritual person, always looking to your faith for guidance in your life? If spirituality plays an influential role in your daily living, it should also be present in your addiction recovery. Many rehab programs provide spiritual options for treatment, such as through 12-step recovery. If you seek spirituality in recovery, you have…

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How to Fight Drug Cravings

When someone is struggling with drug or alcohol abuse, it can be not easy to imagine a path forward without the substance. Can you envision yourself living sober? With the help of a good-quality rehab facility, it’s possible. The addiction treatment programs at Beaches Recovery offer a broad range of therapeutic services to help individuals…

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How Does the 12 Step Program Work?

After seeing patients complete treatment for substance abuse, rehab counselors and clinicians send patients out into the world to test their sober wings. If they are fortunate to have received treatment from a premier rehab facility like Beaches Recovery, patients should be heading out with a number of aftercare tools at their disposal. At the…

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How to Handle Depression and Addiction

For many, mood and mental health disorders are gateways to addiction. Nowhere is this truer than with depression. In fact, for millions of Americans, depression and alcohol go hand-in-hand. If you are struggling with both depression and addiction, this article is for you. We’ll go over how these two mental health disorders exacerbate each other…

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Are There Decent VA Substance Abuse Programs?

Sometimes it feels difficult to find a decent substance abuse program. However, Beaches Recovery offers veterans the resources they need to heal. We understand that veterans have unique needs. Often, the treatments veterans need are quite different from those of non-veterans. Fortunately, we can help identify what proper VA substance abuse programs need to offer.…

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Gainesville Drug Rehab Centers

Are you looking for Gainesville drug rehab centers? How do you know a quality rehab when you see one? Can the recovery you seek take place in Gainesville? Or do you need to travel for effective rehab treatment? All of these questions can make your head spin. But fear not. The treatment you seek for…

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What is Cross Addiction?

Addiction is running rampant throughout the United States, and there’s a high relapse rate. The relapse rate isn’t because treatment doesn’t work but because of a variety of other reasons. One of the primary reasons is that people struggle with cross addiction and don’t address it. At this point, you may be asking yourself, what…

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Why North Florida Drug Rehab Centers

No matter where you live in the United States, addiction affects you and your loved ones just like it affects people from coast to coast. But how you end that drug dependence makes a significant difference in whether you gain the lasting recovery you seek. Consider North Florida drug rehab centers to step ahead of…