Addiction Detox and Recovery Blog

Addiction Detox & Recovery Blog

7 Hacks for Healthy Holiday Eating

Eating healthfully takes resolve any time of year, but the holidays present a new set of challenges. When you are invited to celebration after celebration with friends and family, it's easy to forget the role that quality nutrition and proper [...]

February 15th, 2019|

The Digital Detox: It’s Not Just for Tech Addicts

Virtually anyone living in our plugged-in society can benefit from an occasional digital detox. What is a digital detox? It’s making a conscious decision to break free of “smart devices” for a designated period. Designed to give you a breather from your [...]

February 13th, 2019|

Being Eligible for Addiction and Recovery

Famous people, for the most part, live extraordinary lives. Wanting for nothing can afford one a unique lifestyle. Experiences most of us could hardly even imagine, let alone have, ourselves. However, just because one has seemingly unlimited resources, doesn’t mean [...]

February 11th, 2019|

Synthetic Marijuana: Safe, Legal and Addictive?

Over the past few years, while the country has been fixated on opioids, other deadly drugs became pervasive. Opioids are extremely deadly and highly addictive, deserving of much national attention. But it isn’t as if people stopped abusing other dangerous [...]

February 5th, 2019|

Opioid Relapse After Detox

It is an unfortunate reality that relapse is a part of a number of people’s recovery story. Sometimes multiple stents in recovery centers are required for the seed of recovery to take root. It is not something to be ashamed [...]

February 4th, 2019|

Finding Your Way In Recovery

Recovering from an alcohol or substance use disorder is one of the hardest things people will do in their entire life. Those impacted by the hooks of addiction know first-hand how deep their illness is rooted. Extricating oneself from addiction [...]

February 1st, 2019|

Cannabis Withdrawal and Detox

Marijuana, or cannabis, is arguably the most controversial drug in American history. The debate about the plant has been raging for decades. Recently, advocates have begun to outnumber cannabis opponents. This is despite the fact that much is still left [...]

January 31st, 2019|

Heroin Vaccine on the Horizon?

Is a vaccine for heroin addiction possible? When detoxing and treating opioid addiction, a few medications are likely to come into play. Buprenorphine is one such drug, most commonly prescribed in the form of Suboxone (buprenorphine and naloxone). The drug [...]

January 30th, 2019|

DIY Detox Can Be Dangerous

People caught in the grips of an opioid use disorder know that if they do not stop, then they will die. Most opioid addicts have lost friends to the disease, succumbing to overdose. They see the daily headlines of the [...]

January 24th, 2019|

Medical Detox: The Safest Path to Recovery

The road to addiction recovery can have various different starting points. Where one starts often depends on the severity, or progression of the disease. Addiction is a debilitating form of a mental health disorder, with no known cure. The condition [...]

January 17th, 2019|