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What Can You Get Out of a Women’s Alcohol Detox Center?

Most people abuse alcohol to induce euphoric effects. They usually seek this effect when trying to relax from the stressors of life or even when celebrating. Prolonged abuse of alcohol can cause changes to brain chemistry which inevitably leads to addiction. Research shows that women experience the negative effects of alcohol abuse more quickly and…

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Zero Tolerance Policy

In order to recover from an addiction, abstinence from substance use is necessary. The best treatment centers understand that. That’s why Soledad House has a zero-tolerance policy. This policy is an effective way to help patients stick to their California addiction treatment plans. Understanding the Zero Tolerance Policy A rule of absolutely no tolerance means…

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Sober Living in San Diego

Now that you’re back on the right track, you’ve probably considered adding a social life back into your routine. The good news is that you can (and should) enjoy a sober living San Diego lifestyle to the fullest. Here are some tips to make the process a smooth one. Preparation Is Key Prepare yourself for…

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Benzo Withdrawal Timeline

Benzos are both physically and psychologically addictive and can cause severe and dangerous withdrawal symptoms. The benzo withdrawal timeline is longer than many other substances, meaning that you can continue experiencing lingering withdrawal symptoms for weeks after your last use. Benzo withdrawal can also cause seizures and depression, making it best to seek help from…

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What is Rehab Like?

While addiction is incurable, treatment can greatly improve your chances of recovery. Treatment can help you learn how to cope with triggers, stress, and cravings. But what is rehab like? Addiction is a chronic, progressive, and incurable condition that can destroy your physical, emotional and spiritual well-being. Accidental overdoses are now the leading cause of…