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Why You Shouldn’t Detox at Home

Addiction affects millions of Americans every year. Thousands of those people will eventually need to find an addiction treatment program. Recent statistics from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration indicate that an estimated 10% of all Americans older than age 12 require some type of outpatient or inpatient treatment for drug or alcohol…

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Why Medical Detox Facilities Work

Any time you develop a drug dependency, you will experience withdrawal symptoms when you stop taking that substance. Drugs that produce intense effects will cause more serious withdrawal symptoms, which in some cases are potentially fatal. Medical detox facilities can help you better manage withdrawal and increase your odds of recovery. Here’s why. How an…