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5 Ways to Stop Being Lonely in Recovery

Addiction treatment in Florida gives you tools to move beyond substance use disorder. However, the recovery process occurs in a clinical environment where clients have little access to friends and family members. As you work through substance abuse treatments in Florida, you may find yourself a little lonely. Therefore, having a way to relieve that…

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Do All Rehab Centers Do a Substance Abuse Assessment During Admission?

The idea of getting a substance abuse assessment before entering rehab center treatment makes some people apprehensive. It is natural to feel this way, but the substance abuse assessment provides a baseline from which so much of your recovery begins. By knowing what to expect from this assessment, you’ll be able to let go of…

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Substance Abuse in Men & Women [Infographic]

  Men are More Likely to Eventually Use Drugs When Given the Opportunity One study conducted by the National Household Survey on Drug Abuse found some interesting results regarding which gender is most likely to accept an opportunity to use drugs. According to the study, men were more likely to be given the opportunity to…

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The Patterns of Drug Use

With addiction and overdoses reaching epidemic levels in the United States, you may wonder how to identify drug use patterns so you can find the right support for yourself or a loved one. Identifying drug use patterns can help you figure out if a loved one is potentially abusing drugs, which is the first step…