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When are Treatments for Addiction Needed?

By Garry Harrell / February 27, 2018

Drug or alcohol addiction starts with abusing the substance, whether by using it more than recommended, getting it by illegal means or gradually taking more prescription pills than was prescribed. Abusing drugs can lead to physical dependence which ultimately leads to addiction. When someone is in the abusing stage, they are using them more often […]


Understanding Substance Addiction

By Garry Harrell / February 20, 2018

Drug dependence is a behavioral problem that is difficult to cure. For one thing, the patient should make a solid decision to quit drugs and start a clean life. No matter how much money is spent for the process and even if the best doctors are hired to help treat the addict if the patient […]


The Dangers of not Seeking Addiction Treatment

By Garry Harrell / February 15, 2018

It is painful to see a loved one going through addiction. As you see your family or friend’s life spiraling downward because of a certain substance that is destroying his or her life, you might feel helpless. Although there are many ways in which one can get treatments for addiction, the most difficult part is […]


Forms of addiction treatment

By Garry Harrell / January 30, 2018

There are treatments for specific drug addictions and abuse. But what if the patient is suffering from more than one addiction? What sort of treatment does this kind of patient need? People may become prone to multiple drug addictions due to many different prescribed drugs that treat illnesses. Moreover, those who are addicted to a […]