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Xanax Withdrawal Timeline

Xanax is commonly used in the US by doctors to treat psychological disorders such as anxiety, insomnia, and panic attacks. Addiction begins when someone uses Xanax as a recreational drug or consumes higher doses than their doctor’s directions. If you or someone you care about struggles with Xanax addiction, help is available at Atlanta Detox…

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Prescription Drug Detox in Atlanta

Overcoming prescription drug addiction can feel like an impossible mountain to climb. When people try to quit cold turkey on their own, they’ll often experience the initial withdrawal stages, which can cause them to return to their old habits. According to the 2017 Needs Assessment by the state’s Council on Alcohol and Drugs to implement…

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Choosing a Men’s Alcohol Detox Center

Alcohol addiction affects people from all walks of life every day across the country. Because alcohol is legal, alcohol addiction is often considered less serious than other addictions. Unfortunately, alcohol is just as addictive and dangerous as illicit and prescription drugs. Today, many men suffer from alcohol addiction. However, social stigmas make it difficult for…

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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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How to Prepare for Inpatient Detox Treatment

Finding the right addiction recovery program isn’t always easy. It can be challenging to understand and weigh treatment options, costs, and the time you really need for recovery. Making the right choice for you and your loved ones is essential. When it comes to types of recovery programs, inpatient or residential addiction treatment provides the…

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How Long Does Medical Detox Take?

Alcohol and drug addiction affect people in different communities across the country. Unfortunately, there are many stigmas around addiction and recovery that prevent people from seeking help. Many people try to detox from drugs or alcohol at home. This “cold turkey” approach often leads to relapse, other drug use, and overdose. Medical detox is the…

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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…