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Sober During Quarantine | Inpatient Drug And Alcohol Treatment Center Boynton Beach

Isolation is a crucial component of addiction. It fuels the fire burning inside of you, craving to escape the moment with everything that's happening in the world today. Because let's face it, the world is a crazy and scary place right now. Some people deal with stress differently; they might eat, sleep, or maybe even [...]

By |2020-06-22T17:39:35+00:00June 22nd, 2020|Addiction, recovery|0 Comments

Help Prevent Relapse | Boynton Beach Inpatient Treatment Center

While recovering from a Substance Abuse disorder, relapse is almost inevitable. Relapse does not happen accidentally, no matter what you are recovering from the process does not change. There is a 40-90% relapse rate within the first year of recovery. There are ways to significantly reduce the chances of relapse by learning some warning signs. [...]

By |2020-03-03T16:33:03+00:00March 3rd, 2020|Addiction, Forgiveness, meditation, peer pressure, recovery|0 Comments

Xanax Addiction | Boynton Beach Inpatient Rehab

Xanax is a sedative Doctors prescribe to treat anxiety and panic disorder. It is a controlled substance and should only be available to those who have doctors' consent. Xanax is alprazolam. You may also know Xanax to be called "Benzo" short for Benzodiazepine. Alprazolam increases something called ( Gabba) Gamma-aminobutyric. Gabba is a neurotransmitter distributed [...]

By |2020-01-21T19:53:22+00:00January 21st, 2020|Addiction, recovery|0 Comments

Addiction Is Not A Choice | Boynton Beach Inpatient Rehab

One of the biggest debates among us today, Is addiction a choice or a disease? When someone uses drugs or alcohol for some time, it physically changes the brain. The frontal cortex shrinks. The frontal cortex is known as the “control panel” of how we function, controlling our emotions, expressions, judgment, and even problem-solving. When [...]

By |2019-11-08T20:37:46+00:00November 8th, 2019|Addiction, recovery|0 Comments

Are you an enabler? | Boynton Beach Inpatient Rehab |

Many of us have someone close to us addicted to drugs or alcohol; unfortunately, it is more common than not. We find ourselves trying everything in our power to help our addicted loved ones cope or provide them with what we think helps them. We have to stop and ask ourselves if the "help" we [...]

By |2019-10-12T15:26:54+00:00October 12th, 2019|Addiction, recovery|0 Comments

Functioning Addict | Boynton Beach Inpatient Rehab

When we think “addict” we automatically think, rock bottom, homeless or something tragic. This may be true in some cases but what we don’t realize is there is something called ‘High Functioning Addict’. We can not put all the addicts in the same category as a one-size-fits-all. Just because someone is not the addict we [...]

By |2019-02-26T21:29:04+00:00February 26th, 2019|Addiction, recovery|0 Comments

FDA approves new dangerous drug ‘Dsuvia’ | Boynton Beach Rehab

Just when we thought the drug epidemic could get no worse. As of November 2nd, 2018 The Food and Drug Administration approved Dsuvia. Dsuvia is a form of Sufentanil a synthetic opioid 10 times stronger than fentanyl found in epidurals. Although this drug has been approved by the Food and Drug Administration, chairman Dr. Raeford [...]

By |2019-01-23T17:11:31+00:00January 23rd, 2019|Addiction, recovery|0 Comments