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When Does a Teen Need Detox?

Addiction is a severe mental health disorder that does not know any boundaries. People of all ages, genders, socioeconomic backgrounds, and ethnicities can develop an addiction disorder. If you have a teenager who has developed an addiction, you are probably looking for the best treatment option for him or her. We are here to help…

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How Meditation Can Aid Recovery

The addicted brain lives in a state of imbalance due to chemicals that rewire the mind during substance misuse. Meditation therapy can help you develop mindfulness, a form of awareness where you slow your thoughts and feelings and examine them objectively. At Serenity House Detox Florida in West Palm Beach, our meditation therapy program helps you enter…

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When Do I Need Methadone Detox?

If you have a methadone addiction, you need to find a methadone detox program to help you overcome your dependence right away. Trying to quit on your own often leads to severe withdrawal symptoms that may endanger your health and safety. At Serenity House Detox Florida in West Palm Beach, we have a luxury drug detox…

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How to Manage Drug Withdrawal Symptoms

Drug withdrawal symptoms can be a roadblock on your journey to recovery. The withdrawal phase is accompanied by immense discomfort, which can derail your efforts towards recovery. In this regard, it is necessary to seek medical assistance. Addiction treatment facilities such as Serenity House Detox Florida will offer professional support towards achieving long term sobriety…

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5 Benefits of Medical Detox

You have been struggling with drug addiction and have decided that it’s time to quit. However, you have read about the symptoms of drug withdrawal and are wondering what the best first step towards recovery is. Well, here is your answer: medical detoxification. Medical detox means eradicating a drug from your body under medical supervision.…

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What to Do for Drug Cravings

One of the main reasons why people revert to drug abuse is cravings. Drug cravings arise from involuntary neural responses to signals that have been connected to drug use through experience. They compel you to keep using drugs even when you know they are ruining your life, relationships, and health. Different psychological and environmental factors…

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How to Stage an Intervention

If someone you love is experiencing issues with addiction, it may be time to stage an intervention. However, most people haven’t experienced an intervention before. Therefore, they do not know how to stage an intervention. If you go about staging an intervention the wrong way, your friend or family member could become resistant. Sometimes it’s…

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Drug Addiction Help: First Steps

Dealing with drug addiction can be an incredible challenge. Getting help means you have a better chance at recovery. Understanding the steps involved in recovery, and appreciating the value of drug addiction help, can go a long way in embracing sobriety and maintaining that sobriety for a lifetime. At Serenity House Detox in Florida, we…

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Don’t Enable Your Heroin Addict

Addiction is a disease that doesn’t just affect the individual struggling with it. Drug and alcohol abuse touches the lives of everyone around the individual as well. Friends, family, loved ones, peers, and coworkers can all feel the effects of addiction. This is especially true when it comes to severe drug addiction, like heroin addiction.…

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What Do You Know About Synthetic Heroin?

Heroin, morphine, and opioids continue their presence in television news reports. These drugs are also often present in gritty crime dramas and movies dealing with addiction. You are familiar with these drugs. But what do you know about synthetic heroin? Synthetic heroin includes a wide variety of prescription medications used both legally and illegally in…