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How to Help Someone With a Drug Addiction

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April 6, 2021

Whether it’s a close friend, a spouse or a family member, helping someone struggling with drug addiction is never easy. There is no magic formula that can force them to stop using and get the help they need. Yet, the compassion and support of loved ones may be what helps them break the cycle and […]

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Benefits of Choosing a Private Treatment Facility for Addiction Rehab

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March 23, 2021

If you’re struggling with addiction and ready to break this heartwrenching cycle, you have an important decision to make. Choosing the right treatment facility or addiction rehab center is an essential part of moving past addictive behaviors into a brighter tomorrow. Public programs are an incredible asset, helping those with little to no money for […]

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How Family Can Support Recovery

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March 9, 2021

Addiction doesn’t happen in a vacuum. It also affects the family of the person who’s struggling. Individuals suffering from alcohol or substance use disorder have relatives and friends who play both willing and unwilling roles in their lives. Consequently, advanced, compassionate treatment and recovery programs typically include a family component. This element ensures that the […]

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The Importance of Continuing Care After Breaking an Addiction

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March 2, 2021

Long-term recovery after addiction doesn’t involve getting to a specific destination. Instead, recovery is better seen as a journey. Every day is a new chance to embrace the mental, physical and social benefits that come with sobriety. For this reason, individuals who have been through inpatient and outpatient treatment and recovery programs need to take […]

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Drug Addiction and Youth (18-24)

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December 7, 2020

In today’s society, drug addiction continues to be a pervasive issue among young adults between the ages of 18 to 24. Addiction treatment providers must address the younger generation’s unique needs to create solutions and provide effective care. To move forward, it’s important to understand the evolving situation of youth and addiction, as well as […]

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