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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 […]

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Inpatient and Outpatient Addiction Treatment

By Garry Harrell / February 10, 2018

When a person near and dear to you suffers from addiction, you would want to do anything in your power to help him get over it. Addiction is a very difficult situation to go through and affects not just the person themselves but the people around him or her as well. This is why it […]

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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 […]

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Addiction treatment methods

By Garry Harrell / January 25, 2018

Drug addiction can be defined as a complex illness which is characterized by uncontrollable and intense cravings for drugs. Individuals that are addicted to drugs are most likely to seek and use them even during times of devastating consequences. The path to drug abuse or addiction begins when the person voluntarily chooses to engage in […]