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Bipolar Disorder and Addiction

More than 20 million Americans struggle with addiction every year. Many of those Americans also suffer from a mental health disorder that increases their risk of developing an addiction. For years, doctors have found connections between mental health disorders and addiction. Unfortunately, it can often be a challenge to definitively say which appeared first. Research…

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How Much Does Rehab Cost?

How much does rehab cost and how can I afford to get the drug detox I need to overcome my drug addiction? Getting into detox is one of the most important decisions you’ll ever make in your life. It is realizing what is wrong with your life—what’s holding you back from being the person you…

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The Best Prescription Drug Detox in Florida

If you are looking to beat this addiction, prescription drug detox in Florida can give you the start you need. What kinds of people struggle with prescription drugs? A wide range of people may struggle with prescription pills. The interesting thing is that different kinds of people struggle with prescription drug addiction for different reasons.…

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The Dangers of Synthetic Marijuana

Also known as K2 or Spice, some people see synthetic marijuana as a safe and legal alternative to marijuana. For a long time, Spice was an unregulated substance that was often marketed as a natural herbal incense, which could be smoked in order to mimic the effects of marijuana. However, Spice became a Schedule I…

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How Does Suboxone Addiction Start?

Suboxone is a beneficial drug used to treat people in the early stages of opiate use disorder. However, there’s also a risk of developing a dependence on suboxone. At Serenity House Detox & Recovery Florida, we treat clients with a suboxone addiction in Florida. If you need help, we welcome you to contact our admissions team to…

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Early Signs of Painkiller Addiction

Prescription medications played a terrible role in driving the opioid epidemic in recent years. The country continues to battle prescription drug addictions. Most people may not realize those legally prescribed painkillers are far more addictive than many people knew before taking them for legitimate reasons. These powerful drugs only mask pain and discomfort without curing…

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First Steps in Dealing with Drug Cravings

In less than one year after going through detox, 40 to 60 percent of people relapse. The bravery it took to confront the problem unravels, primarily because of powerful drug cravings. For people struggling with drugs and alcohol to remain clean and sober, it’s imperative to manage the addiction cravings that can last for more…

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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…