Drug & Alcohol Addiction Treatment

The latest news and information on drug and alcohol addiction Treatment.

August 24, 2017

The Problem With Benzodiazepines As Treatment In Addiction Recovery

Give an addict an addictive medication and tell the addict only to use it when they need to. Then, see what happens next. An addict will likely tell themselves that they don’t need the medication. […]
August 21, 2017

MDMA For Treatment Of Alcoholism

Twenty participants in England are going on the trip of a lifetime- through their minds. The world’s first clinical trial of the use of MDMA for the treatment of alcohol problems is about to take […]
August 18, 2017

Nope, Acupuncture Isn’t Nonsense. There’s Some Scientific Stuff Going On

If you think acupuncture is just having a bunch of needles stuck into- you’re right. Acupuncture is an ancient preventative medicine practiced by civilizations for thousands of years. Eastern medicine like acupuncture believes that emotional […]
July 28, 2017
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South Florida’s Opioid Problem Is So Severe, NPR Is Talking About It

There is a horror in South Florida, especially in our beloved local town of Delray Beach. The opioid epidemic has reached unthinkable proportions across the country. As the need for treatment has met sky high […]
July 27, 2017
opioid overdose

Signs of an Opioid Overdose

An opioid overdose goes through stages. First comes intoxication. The normal signs of opioid intoxication will appear as they lose control of their motor functions, slump down, and become immobile. They are somewhere between sleep […]
July 26, 2017
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The Signs of Alcoholism You Might Be Missing Because You Think They’re Normal

Every social event, birthday, corporate event, personal time, or time spent with family seems to include drinking. You find yourself planning your events not around the day of the event but the day after because […]
July 25, 2017
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Addiction to Prescription Pain Medication Start of Heroin Addiction for Many in Florida

Not too long ago, South Florida was a national headline focus regarding an addiction to pills. Pill farms, or pill mills, as they were called, were at every level of the medical system. Doctors were […]
July 24, 2017

How Benzodiazepines Came to be a Household Drug

Xanax, Valium, Klonopin, Lorazepam, Ativan, are just some of the brand names of benzodiazepines you might be familiar with. These sedative medications have become a fixation in popular culture, from fashion lines working their name […]
July 21, 2017
Benzodiazepines Don’t Play Well With Others

Benzodiazepines Don’t Play Well with Others

In May of 2016, Soundgarden and Audioslave frontman, as well as well known solo artist, Chris Cornell died by suicide. Controversially, there were immediate reports from his wife that after years of sobriety Chris admitted […]