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Acupuncture for Drug Addiction Treatment

A life of recovery opens the door to many avenues of continued health. Many men and women recovering from substance abuse become their own advocates for better health and well-being. Acupuncture for drug addiction treatment is one way we foster a holistic approach to detox and health. The disease of addiction packs a disintegrating punch,…

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The Differences Between Dependence, Abuse, and Addiction of Prescription Drugs

Prescription drugs are safe to use for most people when they follow the doctor’s instructions. However, misuse can lead to abuse, addiction, and dependence, three similar but different outcomes. At Serenity House Detox Florida, we can help you overcome any level of addiction present. To learn more about our services, call our team today at…

Does Childhood Trauma Lead to Addiction?

For years, doctors have looked for connections between childhood trauma and substance abuse. It is not uncommon for those dealing with mental health disorders to self-medicate with drugs or alcohol. People dealing with depression or anxiety may abuse substances in an attempt to forget about their struggles. This trauma is often the first step to…

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Does Alcohol Detox Work in Healing Addiction?

Alcoholism is a severe disease that can destroy a person’s health and well-being. It also can ruin a career, a person’s social reputation, and relationships. People who become entangled in alcohol abuse often develop a severe dependency. They are interested in knowing – does alcohol detox work, and will it work for me? Alcohol addiction…

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Obstacles in Rehab to Overcome

Going through rehab is a tough process. Many rehab stays will last roughly 30 days. Depending on the severity of the addiction, it can last much longer. During that time at rehab, many people will have to overcome different obstacles in rehab. These can be anything from mental hurdles to the initial detox process. The…

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Top 5 Benefits of Outpatient Therapy

Addiction recovery programs typically fall into two categories: inpatient or outpatient therapy. Both types focus on rehabilitation, treatment, and care. When someone is ready to turn their life around and consider the available addiction therapy programs, it’s essential to select one that best furthers your goals and lifestyle. At Serenity House Detox Florida in West…

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What is Holistic Detox?

When you have an alcohol or drug use disorder, it skews every part of your life. Your addiction has a range of spiritual, mental, and physical impacts. So, an effective drug detox program has to account for the entire person. With holistic therapy, we introduce programs that help you develop other interests and focus on your…