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Quick Guide to Detox: How to Safely Fight Through Withdrawal

Detoxification, or detox as it’s most commonly referred to, is typically the first step in the treatment process for substance abuse. It’s a process that can last for several days or sometimes weeks. There are some programs which are designed to last only through the most difficult phase of the detox process, while others last […]

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Understanding Long-Term Rehab

For some addicts, their home environment may have helped shape their addiction, so the thought of returning home after rehab might be difficult to even contemplate. A return home may even mean a return to addiction for some. That’s where long-term rehabilitation programs come in; they are designed to help recovering addicts strengthen their sobriety […]

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Is Your Job Pushing You to Addiction?

According to data published by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) in 2015, there are some industries where alcohol or drug use are more prevalent that in others. While not necessarily a surprise, it’s interesting to see which people are more likely to develop a substance abuse problem and understand why. Looking […]

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