It is Not Only the Physical Ramifications Of
Substance abuse is anything but a victimless crime. Many people who are in favor of legalizing illicit drugs argue…
A Recovery Home is A Place Where Recovering Addicts
Recovering substance abuse addicts who are keen on seeking professional help to undergo drug and alcohol treatment…
Drug And Alcohol Abuse Are Clearly Considered
Drug and alcohol treatment involves rehabilitation at many levels, physical, social, economic, as well as spiritual.…
Residential Treatment
Sometimes residential treatment may be deemed a necessary step in the process of recovery from drug or alcohol addiction.…
Have You Ever Thought - Is Weed Addictive?
For those of you who smoke marijuana, have you ever sat and thought to yourself, is weed addictive? It's something…
Many Experts Believe That An Addiction is An
There are many different ways to go about undergoing substance abuse treatment. Overindulgence in illicit drugs can…
Drug Abuse Articles (91)
Treatment For Weed Addiction
If you've been smoking marijuana for a long period of time, you may now have reached a stage in your life when you are looking for treatment for weed addiction. This is a common thing that springs up in most peoples lives when they reach a certain point and only…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Drug Abuse   Mar 10, 2011  
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The Effects Of Smoking Weed
The effects of smoking weed will be different for every person that experiments with the drug. Some will enjoy the almighty high feeling of the buzz the drug creates, while others are frightened slightly with the effects from smoking marijuana. One of the sinister effects that smoking weed will do,…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Drug Abuse   Mar 25, 2011  
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Marijuana Addiction Symptoms And Signs to Look For
Ever wonder if someone's addicted to weed? There's a few things you can look out for that resemble some marijuana addiction symptoms. When you start to see several of them appear in somebody, it's a fairly rough guesstimate that they could have a sort of dependency to weed. Here's some…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Drug Abuse   Apr 17, 2011  
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How to Get Over A Weed Addiction
Are you ready to learn how to get over a weed addiction? You're about to learn how you can go about things so you can conquer your addiction to weed and stay off the pot for the rest of your life. You just need to want to achieve this within…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Drug Abuse   Mar 28, 2011  
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Residential Treatment Centers
Studies have shown that residential treatment is oftentimes the most effective way of rehabilitating someone who had been suffering from an addiction to drugs or alcohol. Let’s face it. Your addiction had to have been born and bred, fueled and reinforced, in part by your environment. The neighborhood where you…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Drug Abuse   Jun 01, 2011  
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How Substance Abuse Treatment Can Actually Work to the Advantage Of The Addicted Individual
Substance abuse treatment is available in many different forms. Different cultures, different religions, and different civil societies handle the question of how to deal with individuals who are found guilty of indulging in illicit drugs, in different ways. Some choose to deal with it in a harsh manner, imposing strict…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Drug Abuse   May 31, 2011  
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Is Marijuana Addicting?
If you've smoked weed for an amount of time, there will probably be a point where you find yourself asking "is marijuana addicting? There's usually good cause to ask yourself that question and probably do a bit of research on it to find out more about the addictive nature of…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Drug Abuse   May 09, 2011  
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Weed Facts: Is Weed Addictive Or Is It A Myth?
This is one of those never ending debates that goes on and on. It drives the life and soul out of you trying to establish the weed facts and get to the bottom of the underlying question most folks want to know about. “Is Weed Addictive?” The confusion is stemming…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Drug Abuse   Apr 03, 2011  
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The Bad Side Effects of Weed Addiction
There are many people who will say that there are no bad side effects of weed and no such thing as weed addiction. These people tend to be either recreational marijuana users or are people who are on the pro-legalization side of the debate. Ultimately, these people are both right…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Drug Abuse   Apr 18, 2011  
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A Residential Treatment Center Helps to Provide You With A Framework for Accountability
There are a lot of misconceptions about just exactly what residential treatment really is, what it entails, and what it is intended to accomplish. Some people harbor the misguided belief that a residential treatment center is somewhat akin to a mental institution, where people with deeply rooted psychological problems go…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Drug Abuse   Jun 01, 2011  
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Not A Drug Addict?
The title alone is very interesting. I know. I also know there are more than half of America, ( I don't know the actual amount of people), is guilty of at least one drug addiction if not more. Before I begin this article I want everyone who read this to…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Drug Abuse   Aug 30, 2011  
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Residential Treatment
Sometimes residential treatment may be deemed a necessary step in the process of recovery from drug or alcohol addiction. Depending on the severity of your case, it may not be enough for you to simply attend regular counseling sessions. Sometimes you need someone who can intervene in your life and…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Drug Abuse   Jun 01, 2011  
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What Can You Expect Out Of A Drug And Alcohol Treatment Program?
Drug and alcohol treatment is one of the hallmarks of a society that values the right of the individual to earn a second chance in life. Unlike other crimes, in which the punishment might be lifetime incarceration, drug and alcohol abuse is regarded as a crime in which the abuser…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Drug Abuse   Jun 13, 2011  
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Prescription Drug Deaths Higher Than Traffic Accident Deaths
Prescription drug abuse, especially in regards to narcotic drugs has increased so dramatically that drug deaths connected to those drugs are now numbering higher than traffic fatalities in the United States. As recently as 2009, vehicle crashes were the number one cause of accidental death but that number has now…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Drug Abuse   Mar 18, 2012  
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What Are Some Of the Services That A Drug Residential Treatment Center Provides?
If you or someone you know has been suffering from drug or alcohol addiction, then you may want to consider the option of checking in to a residential treatment center. A residential treatment center, without a doubt, makes for an excellent venue for the pursuit of a singular aim: to…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Drug Abuse   Jun 01, 2011  
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Are You Being Tricked Into Thinking That Some Drugs Are Not Dangerous?
To avoid abuse of drugs is preferable being well informed. Nowadays one of the main problems is that among an increasing amount of people some drugs are considered “soft” drugs and therefore, this belief deceives them to think that this drugs are not dangerous. By the questions most people are…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Drug Abuse   Dec 21, 2011  
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How Does Alcohol Affect the Brain?
also called as binge drinking, causes blackouts or total unresponsive to stimuli. Alcohol mainly affects by changing the levels of the neurotransmitters of the brain. Blurring of vision and slurring of speech is two common signs of alcohol intake. Intake of alcohol causes an increase in levels of inhibitory neurotransmitters…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Drug Abuse   Jan 09, 2014  
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A Very Effective Institution In the Rehabilitation Of Drug Addicts
Substance abuse treatment plays an extremely important role in our society today. Despite the best efforts of our governments and educational institutions to enlighten people on the dangerous consequences of substance abuse, far too many people fail to heed the warnings and disregard the advice they have been given, only…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Drug Abuse   May 31, 2011  
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Have You Ever Thought - Is Weed Addictive?
For those of you who smoke marijuana, have you ever sat and thought to yourself, is weed addictive? It's something a lot of younger people tend to think about after having used it for quite some time. When they find themselves having cravings to smoke a bong, or roll a…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Drug Abuse   Feb 27, 2012  
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Importance Of Family In Substance Abuse Treatment
Intended for family unit & acquaintances of drug and alcohol addicted persons, address the dependence are single of the mainly not easy aspect of serving the addicted personality look for handling. Frequently, in excess of time, every day relations participation has single manage to allow the addict. Family unit normally…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Drug Abuse   Apr 15, 2016  
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A Drug Rehabilitation Institution is What is Known As A Recovery Home
No matter how much money has been pumped into our education system to enlighten our youth about the ill effects of drug and alcohol consumption, we see that substance abuse is still rampant in our society to this day. Therefore, our efforts at drug and alcohol treatment need to keep…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Drug Abuse   Jun 13, 2011  
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The Easy Way to Develop Will - power to Overcome Addiction
Most people say "I cannot quit" because they lack the willpower to quit. Perhaps you've even claimed it yourself. This is the number one indication of giving up. Self-determination is the power or ability to make a decision for oneself or resist against temptation without influence from outside. When talking…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Drug Abuse   Jun 17, 2012  
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Rehabilitation Of Individuals Suffering From Substance Or Alcohol Abuse
Residential treatment centers offer an excellent venue for the rehabilitation of individuals suffering from substance abuse or alcohol abuse. Let’s take a look at some of the services that a typical residential treatment center might offer: 1. Counseling For Individuals You can seek counseling from professional psychologists in a private,…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Drug Abuse   Jun 01, 2011  
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Do You Have An Addiction To Weed?
An addiction to weed is frowned by many a marijuana smoker. People insist that there there is no such thing as an addiction to weed. The part they miss out when they make such a bold statement is that the problem is more accurately described as being a psychological dependency…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Drug Abuse   May 10, 2011  
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An Addiction To Weed Explained
Have you heard the rumor going around about weed addiction? The debate over whether it is or isn't addictive? That's been the topic of many a debate online for quite some time now. Folks have been debating the issue for probably years and still there seems to be known rhyme…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Drug Abuse   Feb 22, 2012  
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Staying Calm During Recovery
By Cristina Utti The road to recovery can often feel overwhelming and scary. Many of us have used alcohol or drugs to unwind after a stressful day, or to cover up painful feelings and emotions. When we are letting go of our addictions, including anything from cigarettes to coffee to…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Drug Abuse   Sep 28, 2015  
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Some Believe That Drug And Alcohol Abuse is An Excusable Crime
The issue of how to deal with the issue of drug and alcohol treatment is the subject of great controversy in our society today. Many people today align themselves with both sides of the spectrum, when it comes to how to address this issue. For example, on one extreme, we…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Drug Abuse   Jun 13, 2011  
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Alcoholism is Due to Many Genes
Many questions have been asked as to whether alcoholism is something that is developed through experiences and surroundings or if it is something hereditary. Finding the cause of alcoholism would lead to understanding how to quickly stop the addiction and the withdrawal symptoms. It was thought to be that heavy…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Drug Abuse   Mar 21, 2012  
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Salvia: the New Non Illegal Drug Younger People Are Increasingly Using
Salvia Divinorum, a native plant from certain zones in México, used as an ornamental plant is some places, has become very popular recently as a “soft” drug. It is a plant that grows to over a meter high, is has large leaves and white or violet flowers. It has been…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Drug Abuse   Nov 28, 2011  
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Alcohol Rehab Clinics Available In London
Alcohol rehab facilities provide a safe place for alcoholics to deal and cope with their alcohol addiction and dependency. Getting into a professional treatment facility in London is far safer than attempting alcohol detox and rehab on your own, although self-help for those who are not too deep into alcoholism…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Drug Abuse   Jan 11, 2014  
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