Coping with Food Cravings in Florida Drug and Alcohol Rehab

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When you are thinking about giving up drugs or alcohol, you may not give much thought to your diet. However, there is a good chance that you have not been providing your body with proper care and nutrition for some time. When drugs and alcohol take priority, eating a well-rounded diet usually falls by the wayside. Once you begin recovery … Read More

Building a Support System after Florida Drug Rehab

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One of the most important things that you will learn in a Florida drug rehab is that the power of addiction is too strong to be broken in isolation. Substance abuse treatment works because you participate in a group effort whose goal is to change destructive behaviors. But what happens when you walk out the door of that rehab? Building … Read More

Which Florida Addiction Treatment Option Is Best for You?

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When you decide that you have had enough and want to get help for an addiction issue, you may find that there are several choices to make regarding a Florida alcohol and drug rehab. For those looking for addiction treatment, the array of different treatment options may be confusing and even off-putting. Here are the various treatment options available as … Read More

How Much Does Florida Drug Rehab Cost?

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For many who struggle with addiction, the cost of addiction treatment may seem prohibitive. Whether the addict or alcoholic has finally thrown in the towel and is ready to seek help or loved ones want to find a place to help their family member find recovery, thinking about the cost of a Florida drug rehab can be intimidating. There are … Read More

The Relationship between Aggression and Addiction in Florida Substance Abusers

Though some addicts do not exhibit aggression, many violent crimes are committed while the perpetrator is under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Why? In some cases, there is a strong connection between substance abuse and aggression. How are these two things related? Where can an addict turn for treatment for anger issues as well as addictions in Florida? The … Read More

Florida’s PMDP Program Set to Stem the Opioid Tide

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The rate of drug overdose deaths in Florida continues to climb according to a recent report released by the state medical examiner’s office. The report found that the number of drug-related deaths in Florida increased 22 percent between 2015 and 2016 and the number of opioid-related deaths (5,726) soared by 35 percent. In 2016, more Floridians died due to prescription … Read More

How to Overcome Loneliness in Florida Drug Rehab

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Loneliness and the feeling of being unwanted is the most terrible poverty. – Mother Teresa A common thread running through the stories of recovering addicts is a feeling of overwhelming loneliness. From the outside, many people who drink and use drugs appear to be the life of the party with a host of close friends, while inside they feel as … Read More

Florida Fentanyl Represents Danger to Addicts and Officers

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Deaths attributed to cocaine cut with fentanyl are on the rise in Florida. This deadly mix is responsible for a 97 percent increase in overdose deaths in 2016. This article examines why the growing prevalence of cocaine cut with fentanyl represents such a danger both to those who have substance abuse disorders and law enforcement officers who encounter fentanyl in … Read More

The Role of Acceptance in Florida Addiction Recovery

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Few people think about acceptance when they are getting what they want, or life is going according to plan. When you are in pain and cannot seem to find a solution with all the willpower you can muster, something has to change. In a perfect world, you can make your choices and not suffer severe consequences. There would be no … Read More

Do You Know a Dry Drunk in Florida?

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If you read any recovery-based literature, go to an Al-Anon meeting, or hang out in the rooms of Alcoholics Anonymous, you may have run across the term “dry drunk.” If you have a loved one who has stopped drinking, you may be thrilled for a time. When someone you care about gets rid of a destructive habit, everybody wins. At … Read More