A Possible One Two Punch Against Addiction and Depression

As research continues into the world of addiction, mental health and their interrelationship, new possible pathways for treatment of both continue present promise for the future of successful therapy and that can help people suffering regain control of their sobriety and happiness. Some of this research focuses around Medication Assisted Therapy (MAT), which utilizes medications…

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Middle-Aged Women Fatal Overdoses On The Rise

Across the United States, drug addiction, overdose and fatal overdose rates are increasing seemingly by the day. Alcoholism, opioid addiction, heroin use, cocaine abuse, you name it, the statistics leading into 2018 don’t appear to show any signs subsiding. Of the increased usage, the CDC identified one group in particular that has seen a higher…

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Common Myths About Addiction

We are living in the information age. However, even though great information is readily available, there is also a lot of misinformation out there today. One of the topics that many people today are misinformed about is addiction. There are several common myths about addiction.  Myth: Drug Addiction is a Choice  Fact: A person’s drug…

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How to Successfully Complete Addiction Rehab in South Florida

If you or a loved one suffers from an addiction to drugs or alcohol, you may have learned that taking the first step toward addiction recovery is often the hardest. It can be difficult to admit that you have problem in the first place. Additionally, it can often be intimidating to even know where to…

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How Does Group Therapy Benefit Former Users During the Recovery Process

When you enter a drug rehab program, the first step is to detox. The detoxification takes away the mental focus on drugs and opens up for sober education on how to defeat addiction. Nevertheless, it can be difficult for each individual who is trying to recover from their addictions to find the wisdom they need…

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The Benefits of Residential Detox Facilities

Facing and overcoming an addiction is a major feat for millions of individuals worldwide each year. With severe addictions to alcohol, drugs, and prescription medications, eliminating substances can become potentially harmful or deadly when not done properly. Choosing a residential detox treatment facility is one way to minimize the risk of quitting any addiction cold…

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