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The Valium Withdrawal Timeline: Step-by-Step

2019-10-03T10:53:30-07:00October 4th, 2019|

Valium is a type of benzodiazepine drug ("benzos") often prescribed to treat anxiety disorders and seizures. It can become highly addictive, though. As a benzo drug, it can have altering effects on the brain and its neurotransmitters. Because of this,

Chronic Pain and Opioid Diversion

2019-09-18T20:38:05-07:00September 19th, 2019|

With the ever-increasing number of opioid abuse cases in the United States, we have to look at where so much of this family of drugs are coming from. While heroin does account for a large percentage of the problem, a

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Drug Relapse: How to Prevent and Overcome a Relapse in Recovery

2019-09-20T14:07:51-07:00August 23rd, 2019|

Relapse іѕ соmmоn аnd hарреnѕ tо а lоt of people in recovery frоm drug or alcohol аddісtіоn. It’s really important to know how to prevent and overcome a drug relapse. A drug or alcohol relapse dоеѕ nоt mеаn thе еnd

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What Are the Signs of Flakka Use?

2019-09-20T14:14:43-07:00August 21st, 2019|

Broward County, Florida іѕ оnе of the hаrdеѕt hіt ѕtаtеѕ іn the US fоr dеаthѕ and рѕусhоtіс еріѕоdеѕ frоm а synthetic drug called Flakka. Flakka іѕ а ѕуnthеtіс саthіnоnе, whісh іѕ а сhеmісаl thаt іѕ ѕіmіlаr tо рѕусhоасtіvе dеrіvаtіvеѕ оf

Best Tips on How to Live a Sober Life

2019-09-20T14:24:00-07:00August 16th, 2019|

The ѕtrugglе оf аddісtіоn іѕ rеаl. But thе gооd nеwѕ іѕ thаt уоu аrе becoming аwаrе thаt thеrе nееdѕ tо bе ѕоmе сhаngеѕ mаdе-- if you're here reading this, you аrе оn уоur wау tо living sober. Find out the

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How to Stop Using Opioids

2019-08-07T16:59:04-07:00August 7th, 2019|

Opioid abuse is a significant and growing problem in America. If you’ve been caught up in the crisis and find yourself addicted to opioids without any idea of what to do about it, we’re going to talk through the options

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Alcohol Relapse Can Be Prevented. Here’s How:

2019-07-17T12:03:46-07:00July 17th, 2019|

The road to full recovery from alcohol addiction is not always as smooth as we would like it to be. The path to living a sober life is very challenging, every day for the rest of the person's life. Sadly,

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Dual Diagnosis Treatment in Costa Mesa Addiction Rehabs

2019-07-11T13:55:26-07:00July 11th, 2019|

The path to recovery is one of commitment and the right mindset to live a substance-free life. Finding a rehab program that aligns with your goals and values is the key to successful addiction recovery. Various treatment options offer the

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A Detailed Look at Yoga for Addiction Recovery

2019-06-24T19:33:27-07:00June 24th, 2019|

With the annual passing of International Yoga Day (June 21, 2019), it’s a potent time to take a look at yoga for personal health and healing. This includes yoga for addiction recovery. How Can Yoga Help Someone Overcome Addiction? Beyond

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Preventing Accidental Drug Overdose

2019-06-03T15:35:23-07:00June 3rd, 2019|

Drug overdose accounts for nearly 75,000 deaths every year (NIDA). Since 1999, drug overdose became the number one cause of death for people in the United States under 50 years old. That’s not a comforting statistic, especially if you or

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Relapse Prevention: 7 Common Triggers & How To Avoid Them

2019-02-20T21:47:11-07:00January 30th, 2019|

Recovering addicts are at extremely high risk for relapse because it is so difficult to fight ingrained behaviors, as well as physical, mental, and emotional addiction to substances.  According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), those in addiction