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10 Jan
Can I Treat Myself, Or Do I Go To Rehab For Drug Addiction? One of the biggest questions someone who wants to quit using drugs has is "How can a rehab treat drug addiction?" Some people feel too far gone. Others have seen friends and family go through rehab only to relapse and think it's pointless. Recovery is never beyond redemption; you can find a rehab that offers professional treatments for specific drug addictions and that can assist during withdrawals to get you [...]
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06 Jan
Benefits of Rehab Away From Home Once you make the decision to stop using drugs, there are many things to consider. Benefits of rehab away from homeDeciding whether you should stay locally or travel away from home is a primary concern. And although staying close to home may sound like the best idea, there are also some strong benefits of rehab away from home. The Out of Sight FactorOne of the most important benefits of rehab [...]
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19 Dec
Types of Drug Addiction Treatments That Work There are many types of drug addiction treatments to consider when seeking help. Recovery isn't a straight shot and no one's path to sobriety is the same. Researching the types of drug addiction treatments makes the process less scary. It lets you know what to expect, but it also helps you decide what you need. When you are familiar with different types of treatment programs, you can tailor your approach [...]
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15 Dec
Is Recovery from Drug Addiction Possible? You know you have a problem and want to stop. But you keeping asking yourself, "Is recovery from drug addiction possible?" The journey back from drug addiction can be difficult, but no matter how far gone you may feel, recovery is possible. Is recovery from drug addiction possible?The negative impact that drugs have on the brain and mental health are well documented, but ongoing substance abuse also takes a [...]
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24 Nov
Effects of Alcohol – Some Are Not As Shocking Drinking is a large part of many cultures around the world. The taste is a factor many people like, but it's the effects of alcohol on the drinker that make it so popular. It's okay to drink responsibly once and awhile. But it's easy for things to get out of hand. A 2013 study by the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health found that Canadians drink 50 percent more than [...]
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01 Sep
Are There Any Benefits To Treating Alcoholism At A Rehab? | CCFA Benefits Of Treating Alcoholism At A RehabFor some alcoholics, quitting their addiction just takes a lot of willpower. One day they simply decide that they're done drinking and never have another sip. For many others, alcohol abuse isn't something that can be cured by determination alone. Whether you've been drinking heavily for a year or for decades, alcohol rehab grants you the opportunity to not only stop drinking but also [...]
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24 Aug
Public Rehabs vs Private Rehabs | What Do I Do? One of Canada's greatest features is its free healthcare. But having such a generous government means that there are often problems with accessibility. And having such an option brings you to ask which one should you go for? Public rehabs vs private rehabs?If you need to go to a hospital, you can do that with relative ease. Getting into a residential public rehab centre is a different story. People [...]
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16 Aug
Is It Possible To Quit Alcohol Without Getting Frustrated ? Once someone becomes an alcoholic, it's hard to imagine how they could live a sober life again. Even after their addiction impacts their relationships, job and self-esteem, quitting alcohol altogether feels far more like a fantasy than an actual option. So, is it possible to quit alcohol? Depends on a few things:Cure for AlcoholismAlthough some websites may try to convince you otherwise, there is no magical cure to make [...]
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02 Aug
Alcohol Withdrawal Symptoms and Signs You've thought about quitting alcohol for good. Maybe you've even tried it in the past, but your alcohol withdrawal symptoms like tremors, sweating, vomiting, puking were too harsh to take. The body's and mind's response to life without the substance it has become dependent on causes physical and emotional distress. If you're here now, chances are you're serious about making a difference in your life. If you or a loved [...]
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30 Jun
How To Stop Drinking Alcohol On Your Own – Secrets Exposed How to Stop Drinking AlcoholAlcohol addiction is a complicated problem. Millions of people around the world struggle with it, many for their entire lives. Alcoholism impacts every aspect of a person's life. An alcoholic suffers mentally, emotionally and, ultimately, physically and once it's takes a toll, almost everyone wants to know how to stop drinking alcohol.Some of these methods were used by sober-today celebrities. And now we are exposing [...]
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