Qualities of the best drug detox centers

What Makes the Best Drug Detox Centers? [Infographic]

Recovery from drug or alcohol addiction is far more likely to be successful when professional rehab is part of the equation. The best drug detox and a quality drug rehab mean a center that offers a comprehensive suite of services that have been designed to provide outpatient and residential addiction treatment in Florida effectively. Luxury drug…

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How Does Cocaine Affect the Brain?

So, how does cocaine affect the brain? A new Mt. Sinai School of Medicine cocaine addiction study finds cocaine users’ brains have a diminished ability to comprehend loss, a cognitive ability crucial to healthy decision-making. The cocaine addiction study, published in The Journal of Neuroscience, measured the brain activity of cocaine users with an EEG…

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Drug Interactions with Alcohol

New research by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism shows that half of America’s drinkers combine prescription drugs with alcohol. These dangerous drug interactions can result in significant health issues and even death in some cases. The study, which appeared in the February 2015 issue of Alcoholism: Clinical & Experimental Research, featured an…