Technology for Recovery Has a Blind Spot

While more and more people are finding they are needing oxycodone treatment, with many people in south Florida seeking relief and heroin drug treatment in Broward, some individuals with good intentions are offering technological solutions to assist in the battle of addiction that killed more people from overdose in 2018 than car accidents. Removing any…

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The Science of Environmental Triggers of Relapse

While South Florida rehab centers that treat people for substance use disorders understand that environment plays a significant role in people who’ve undergone substance abuse treatment and relapse prevention, much of the public still holds onto the belief that a person relapses because either they’re morally incapable of making the ‘right’ decision or they simply…

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How Trauma Factors In

One of the reasons why seeking South Florida drug rehab centers over just attending a 12-Step program is that often times a person suffering from substance use disorder has more than just the use of the substance to work through. The National Institute on Drug Abuse surveyed just under 200 people within an inpatient treatment…

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West Virginia Bill Template For Other States

Substance abuse treatment in Florida, along with the rest of the country, faces many hurdles, especially with regards to access. The demand for south Florida drug rehab often outstrips the supply and more often, due to how it’s funded, is out of financial reach for many people. The opioid crisis in particular has hit West…

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Concept Gym Aims to Replace Bad Habits with Healthy Ones

After a person makes the decision to enter a Broward County drug rehab, treatment often involves attempts to reverse or change some habitual factors that come with substance use disorders. Often, various things will trigger a craving or there will be an ‘emptiness’ to a person’s day to day life where there used to be…

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The Odd Difference

Substance abuse treatment in Florida has a unique problem; treating oxycodone withdrawal symptoms has regulation roadblocks that prescribing oxycodone doesn’t have. When a patient comes into a hospital and has a need for pain medication, far fewer regulations are in place to restrict doctors in prescribing addictive substances like opioid-based medications like oxycodone, despite all…

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The Battle of Drug-based Drug Abuse Assistance

For a long time, there has been a stigma attached to illicit drug use. Many organizations, such as AA (Alcoholics Anonymous) and NA (Narcotics Anonymous) maintain that for someone to be ‘clean’, they cannot take any drugs, even medications, unlike south Florida drug rehab. However, these groups formed nearly 100 years ago, before the medical…

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