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The Importance of Drug Rehab

Written on: June 30th, 2009 By:

The Importance of Drug Rehab Many people underestimate the importance of drug rehab. This is because unless you’ve personally experienced drug rehab, you don’t know what to expect. It seems like an expensive way to get sober when you could just decide to quit drinking or taking drugs and start going to 12-step meetings on […]

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Drug Rehab for Seniors

Written on: June 30th, 2009 By:

Drug Rehab for Seniors Senior citizens are a relatively overlooked population when it comes to alcoholism and drug addiction, and yet there are many variables that can contribute to the need for drug rehab for seniors. Some of the more dominant factors that contribute to substance abuse in the elderly include an abundance of free […]

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Drug Rehab for Men

Written on: June 29th, 2009 By:

Drug Rehab for Men Men and women have different needs, even when it comes to drug rehab. Whereas women are more comfortable expressing their feelings, societal expectations have always dictated when it’s “okay” for a man to express his. Using alcohol or drugs to stuff down emotional pain or discomfort is very common for men […]

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Drug Rehab for Women

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Drug Rehab for Women Women are emotionally and physically different than men. While this may seem rather obvious, it’s often overlooked when it comes to treating women for alcoholism and drug addiction. A woman tends to put the needs and wants of others before her own, which may lead her to turn to alcohol or […]

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Drug Rehab for Young Adults

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Drug Rehab for Young Adults Studies show that the heaviest drinking and drug experimentation is conducted by people in their teens to mid-twenties, not only in the United States but all over the world. Binge-drinking especially tends to be prevalent and its believed that one in five young adults could pass a clinical test for […]

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Drug Rehab for Teens

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Drug Rehab for Teens Considering drug rehab for teens requires considering whether substance abuse can be serious enough at such a young age to warrant drug rehab or alcohol treatment. The answer is an unfortunate yes. Alcoholism and drug addiction can strike people of all age, race, background, culture or socioeconomic status. Catching it early […]

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Diagnosing Addiction

Written on: June 29th, 2009 By:

Diagnosing Addiction According to a survey by the Center on Addiction and Drug Abuse (CASA), when it comes to diagnosing addiction a staggering nine out of ten physicians fail to correctly diagnose alcohol or drug abuse even when patients exhibit classic symptoms. Physicians cited numerous reasons for their inability in diagnosing addiction, including lack of […]

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Am I an Alcoholic

Written on: June 29th, 2009 By:

Am I an Alcoholic? No one utters the phrase, “Am I an alcoholic?” without having some serious reservations. This is not only because alcoholism is a disease that carries the major symptom of denial which shields the serious nature of it from the user, but also because the stigma associated with alcoholism is not a […]

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When to Consider Drug Rehab

Written on: June 29th, 2009 By:

When to Consider Drug Rehab How do you know when to consider drug rehab? You may have been consuming alcohol or drugs for years but lately you notice that once you get started, it’s hard to stop. You find that you’re concerned with there being “enough” and maybe you hide bottles or pills or baggies […]

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Drug Rehab and You

Written on: June 29th, 2009 By:

Drug Rehab and You If you are reading this, it’s likely you are considering help for a problem with drugs or alcohol. You may not yet be ready to admit you have reached the more serious level of alcoholism or drug addiction, you may not yet be ready to admit yourself into an inpatient drug […]

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