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Understanding Withdrawal Medications
Withdrawal medications are typically used during medication-assisted treatment for substance abuse and addiction treatment for drugs or alcohol. It’s important to understand exactly what withdrawal…
What Happens During Heroin Withdrawal
Heroin addiction is a serious problem in the U.S. and throughout the rest of the world. In fact, approximately 9.2 million people worldwide use heroin. Read more...
How Long Does It Take to Detox?
Any substance someone may be addicted may require detoxification, which involves removing addictive substances from the body. You may be asking yourself, “How long does…
What to Expect From an Opiate Detox
There are over 900 opiate-related deaths per week in the United States, on average. Millions of people are addicted to opiates such as heroin or prescription…
10 Questions You Should Ask a Rehab
Once you make the decision to seek help for addiction, you have to find a rehab facility that will fit your unique needs and ensure…
Alcohol Treatment Options Can Vary Depending Upon the Severity of an Individual’s Alcohol Problem
An estimated 88,129 people died from excess use of alcohol between 2006 and 2010. Alcohol abuse has become a prevalent issue in the United States over the…