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Finding an Opioid Addiction Treatment Center in Atlanta

People from all walks of life use opioids here in Atlanta and around the country. Americans are currently living through an opiate and opioid crisis. While many people worry about the dangers of heroin and fentanyl, prescription opioids are equally addictive and often lead to the use of illegal opioids when people’s prescriptions run out.…

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What Are the Symptoms of Meth Withdrawal?

Methamphetamine, also known as meth, is a powerful and dangerous stimulant drug. People from all walks of life take meth every day for a range of reasons. For example, some may use meth to self-medicate for undiagnosed mood disorders or self-soothe unprocessed trauma and prolonged stress. Like other addictive substances, the safest way to stop…

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Types of Treatment for Painkiller Addiction

When painkillers are used appropriately, they can bring many benefits to managing and reducing pain. However, these medications also bring an increased risk of addiction and abuse. This is why painkiller addiction treatment programs are essential for those struggling with opioid addiction. At Atlanta Detox Center, our painkiller addiction treatment program gives people the perfect…

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What to Expect from a Women’s Meth Addiction Treatment Program

Meth use affects people from all walks of life, including women. Contrary to common belief, many people who use meth maintain jobs, school, families, and home life. Unfortunately, many women affected by meth use struggle to find safe, inclusive women’s addiction rehab programs to support long-term healing. Luckily, today there are meth addiction treatment programs…

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What Is DBT?

Mental health and addiction therapy are key tools for addiction recovery. Studies show that half of the people living with addiction also have co-occurring mental health disorders. Some of these mood disorders may be untreated, undiagnosed, or misdiagnosed. A lack of comprehensive mental health care, misdiagnosis, and undiagnosed can lead many people living with anxiety,…

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What to Look for in a Meth Addiction Rehab Facility

Commonly known as meth, methamphetamines are highly addictive. People from all walks of life across the United States struggle with meth addiction. Unfortunately, meth is so addictive people can develop dependency after a single use. Meth addiction rehab at an addiction treatment center is the safest and healthiest way to recover from meth addiction. If…

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7 Signs of Opiate Withdrawal

Natural opiates are derived from the opium poppy and are used to stop pain and give people euphoric experiences. Unfortunately, the United States is facing an opiate crisis. Natural opiates like morphine and synthetic opioids like OxyContin contribute to overdoses and death every day. An opiate detox center is the safest way to detox and…

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What to Expect from Benzo Detox

  Benzodiazepines, more commonly known as benzos, are a commonly prescribed class of prescription drugs. Doctors across the country prescribe benzos to people from all walks of life every day. Generally, benzos are designed for short-term anxiety relief or insomnia. Sometimes, benzos treat other conditions too. Because of their calming effect and ability to treat…

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Finding an Addiction Treatment Program for Women

Drug and alcohol addiction affects men and women from all walks of life, and everyone’s experience with addiction is different. For many people today, single-gender rehab can provide a safe, nurturing environment for recovery. Rehab centers across the country now provide comprehensive programs just for men or women. There are many aspects of a women’s…