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How To Talk To Your Kids About Drug and Alcohol Abuse

Opening the Lines of Communication About Drug and Alcohol Abuse Drugs and alcohol don’t discriminate against age. School children and teenagers alike are exposed to drugs and alcohol through school, parties, sports teams, etc. Parents have the opportunity to open the lines of communication about drug and alcohol abuse and encourage their kids to abstain…

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What Are Some Common Risk Factors for Addiction?

Drug use may start casually, however, it can turn into addiction very quickly. Abusing drugs often alters relationships, personal endeavors, goals, work, hobbies, and more. Knowing the risk factors for addiction can allow you to take precautions when abstaining or using drugs properly. Take a look at the list of symptoms and risk factors for…

The Five Types of People You’ll Meet in Drug Rehab

Five People In Drug Rehab You’ll Meet

After years of isolation, meeting people in drug rehab can be challenging. Once you lift addiction’s veil, isolation is not a healthy place. While the treatment environment is meant to be a place of introspection as you learn and work through problems, it’s also a place where you’ll learn to be social again with fellow…

Six Things to Know Before Attending Drug Rehab

Six Things to Know Before Attending Drug Rehab

Six Things To Know Before Attending Drug Rehab Denial is real. You have probably experienced this firsthand. Let your blinders go and trust the people who are closest to you. They experience first hand the consequences of your drug addiction, and they want you to experience a full recovery. The only way attending drug rehab…

Six Things Addiction Treatment Can Do for You

Six Things Addiction Treatment Can Do for You

What Can Addiction Treatment Do for You? 1.) Addiction treatment can literally save your life. Drug and alcohol abuse claims lives every day. Overdose, car accidents, or related diseases such as cancer, heart attacks, strokes, etc., are just a few of their consequences. If you’re addicted to drugs or alcohol, it should be no surprise that you’re…

15 Quotes You Must Read in Drug and Alcohol Recovery

15 Quotes For Drug and Alcohol Recovery

When it’s time to gain the rehab you need for alcohol addiction, finding the right treatment to suit your personal needs can be tough. It’s hard to differentiate the best alcohol rehab centers from less effective ones, particularly when many market themselves the same. Fortunately, it’s possible to find the best alcohol rehab centers for…

Ten Clear Signs You’re Suffering from a Drug Addiction

10 Signs You Have A Drug Addiction

Ways That Drug Addiction Manifests 1. Physical Appearance  Have you noticed that your physical appearance has changed dramatically? Rapid or sudden weight loss, unusual cuts and/or bruises, unexplained or unusual sores, redness in the face or skin rashes, red or irritated eyes, tooth decay or gum problems, odor on clothing or body are signs of drug…

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Individualized Recovery Program

Preparing Yourself for An Individualized Recovery Program Are you committed to an individualized recovery program? Sobriety isn’t a diet that you try and then give up— it’s your life! If you’re ready to take it to the next step, Beaches Recovery is here to help! At Beaches Recovery’s drug and alcohol addiction treatment center, we’re…

7 Signs That You're Addicted To Alcohol

7 Signs That You’re Addicted To Alcohol

Knowing When You’re Addicted to Alcohol Wondering if you’re addicted to alcohol? Here are 7 signs that you’re addicted to alcohol. 1. You have a high tolerance: Do you drink more than you used to? Are you able to consume much more than your friends without any effects? 2. When you stop drinking, you withdrawal:…