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Taking Control: What to Expect From Intensive Outpatient Drug Treatment

Over 20 million American adults struggle with a substance use disorder. Substance use disorders can lead to severe physical and emotional consequences for both the individuals and their loved ones. When left untreated, they can result in death. Professional treatment allows individuals to recover from their addiction and gain appropriate coping strategies to reintegrate into society.…

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Black Balloons In Memory of Loved Ones

In this blog, the subjects of research and legislation and other factors that affect the future of south Florida rehab centers is often the focus, with a little dash of interesting stories about a survivor here or there throw in and a sprinkle of public education. However, people with substance use disorders aren’t always able…

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More Support For Holistic Treatment

Specialists in addiction treatment, from alcohol rehabs in Pompano to leading academic researchers, know that holistic treatment is the best approach to help a person cope with substance use disorder. The best substance abuse treatment Florida offers know that oftentimes addiction comes hand in hand with untreated mental health issues and can also be influenced…

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A Florida County’s Addiction Problem In The Spotlight

While First Step Behavioral Health aims to help people with it’s south Florida drug rehab center and alcohol treatment facilities, the story of the epidemic of addiction for the whole state is a concern that is important to follow. Even though Broward County drug rehab serves a distinct and defined area, geographical boundaries are of…

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Vicky Cornell Speaks To Congress On Addiction Treatment

In 2017, legendary rocker Chris Cornell, who gave Soundgarden their unique and beloved sound, committed suicide after years of struggling with drug addiction and mental health issues. Many people who don’t understand the nature of these things will ask questions from a place of confusion like, “Why would someone famous and well to do and…

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Power of the Many

Substance use disorder is continuing to gain concern from the general population. As everything from south Florida alcohol treatment centers filling up to the poster child of the addiction epidemic leading many to seek treatments for oxycodone withdrawal symptoms, the spotlight on addiction treatment and awareness continues to expand and get brighter, shining a light…

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