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Yale Study Reveals Treating Drug Addiction in the ER Drastically Improves Chances of Getting Addiction Treatment

Researchers from Yale University wanted to know if treating people with drug addictions as soon as they arrive in emergency care would make a difference in getting them the drug addiction treatment they need. Out of 329 people total the researchers have concluded yes! Treating patients in the ER with...

How to Spot Alcoholism from a Mile Away and Get Help From an Addiction Detox Center Part Two

  If you missed Part One of this post be sure to check it out, and read about how excessive drinking does not necessarily equate to an alcohol use disorder.  How to Identify Alcohol Addiction at Its Root and Follow Up with an Addiction Detox Center     Now that we’ve...

How to Spot Alcoholism from a Mile Away and Get Help From an Addiction Detox Center Part One

Understanding How Drug Detox Centers Can Help Excessive Drinkers, But Knowing What Is and Isn’t Alcohol Addiction   If you’re like most of the populace you may think it’s a no-brainer to spot someone who is suffering from “alcoholism,” (staying up-to-date with the most recent decree by the Center for...

Neuroenhancement Drugs Like Adderall Endanger Teens

It’s no secret adderall has been long abused as a means to increase concentration, productivity, and improve performance at work and school. According to the Sun Sentinel, a Floridian newspaper, adderall abuse is becoming more common among high school students anxious to do well in their academic pursuits. High stress...

Dopamine Rich Meals Help Drug & Alcohol Addicts Recover From Addiction

If you are what you eat, wouldn’t you want to eat foods which help promote happiness? What about foods which can help patients with drug and alcohol use disorders overcome drug and alcohol addiction– what if you just want to be happy in general? Well then you should eat foods...

President Obama Comments on Marijuana Legalization in the Nation

The nation is almost split in two about the criminalization of marijuana. Our rate of incarceration is the highest in the globe, and the War on Drugs is helping attribute to the unsightly statistic undoubtedly. The criminalization of marijuana and other drug charges make it difficult for those suffering from...

The Working Class Is Abusing Adderall Right Under Our Noses

The ADHD medicine, adderall, is used to help those with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder conduct their days normally. But the working class is beginning to want in on its effects as a methamphetamine. Adderall gives those who consume it irresponsibility the ability to work for hours uninhibited. According to the...

The Amygdala May Affect the Effectiveness of Drug Rehabilitation

  Understanding the amygdala in the brain may be an essential key to providing exceptional drug rehabilitation treatment in top rehab centers. The amygdala is responsible for managing and processing emotions like pleasure, pain, and anger. (Did you know that people with enlarged amygdalas are more likely to burst into...

New Research Proves the Language We Use Everyday Can Prevent Those in Need of Addiction Treatment from Getting It

Maybe you’ve never thought about it, because it’s the language we use everyday. We’ve never thought we were hurting anyone before, because it was the social norm- expected of us. Well, not anymore. New research released from the U.S.’s Drug Czar Michael Botticelli, in conjunction with Dr. John F. Kelly,...

3 Ways to Help a Loved One Get Help For Substance Abuse

One of the most layered dilemmas surrounding drug abuse is knowing someone who needs help, and not being able to convince them to go to rehabilitation therapy. The Huffington Post recently published a list of suggestions for loved ones to help speed along the healing process. We have a few...

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