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Does Medicaid Cover Rehab? What I Learned

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What’s Inside: Medicaid Covers Addiction Rehab It covers a range of treatments including detox, outpatient, and inpatient services. How long and how much Medicaid covers, including therapy sessions and residential treatments. How to locate facilities that accept Medicaid. Navigating the world of healthcare coverage can be quite complex, especially when you are seeking help for addiction […]

Beware of Rainbow Fentanyl: Here’s Why

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What’s Inside: A colorful variant of the potent opioid, often resembling candy. Extremely potent, significantly raising the risk of overdose. Associated with a growing number of opioid-related fatalities. Comes in various deceptive forms. A confirmed and serious threat across various communities. In the ever-evolving landscape of drug abuse, a new and alarming variant of a […]

The 10 Benefits of Being Sober and Why It’s Worth It

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What’s Inside: Explore the comprehensive benefits of getting sober. Recognize how the benefits of staying sober can significantly improve your life. Understand the specific benefits of being sober from alcohol. Discover why being sober is better for both mental and physical health. Consider does being sober make you happier? Review the health benefits of going […]

Why Do Alcoholics Lie? Get Inside Their Minds

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What’s Inside: Exploring the underlying reasons. Frequency of dishonesty in alcoholism. Shifting responsibility to cope with guilt. Denial and concealment involved. The complexities behind false claims of sobriety. Lying is a behavior commonly associated with alcoholism, often causing confusion and distress among friends and family members of those struggling with this addiction. This article seeks […]

The Life-Changing Impact of Addiction Nurses

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What’s Inside: Understanding the role and impact of addiction nurses in recovery. Skills and training of drug addiction nurses and substance abuse nurses. How these nurses support and guide patients through recovery. The broader role of addiction nurses in community health and education. Addiction nurses play a pivotal role in the healthcare system, particularly in […]

Religion and Addiction: What’s the Relationship?

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What’s Inside: The connection between religion and drug addiction The influence of faith and addiction recovery Spiritual practices and their benefits in overcoming addiction Biblical perspectives on recovery and the importance of spirituality Addiction is a complex and multifaceted issue that impacts individuals physically, mentally, emotionally, and spiritually. In the quest for recovery, many find […]

Is a Gateway Drug Real or Just Hype?

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What’s Inside: Understanding Gateway Drugs Alcohol and Marijuana Critiques of the Theory Interpreting Substance Abuse Patterns Conclusion and Recovery Focus The concept of gateway drugs is a topic of significant debate within addiction science. To understand the intricacies of this theory and how it impacts individuals struggling with addiction, we’ll explore the prevailing questions surrounding […]

These Klonopin Side Affects You Need to Know About

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What’s Inside: Weight Changes Long-Term Cognitive Effects Emotional Regulation Blood Pressure Effects Klonopin, a medication under the benzodiazepine class, is often prescribed for its anticonvulsant and anxiolytic effects. Despite its therapeutic benefits, there are several Klonopin side effects that users must be vigilant about. Understanding these side effects is crucial, particularly for individuals in recovery […]

Do I Need Weed Addiction Treatment?

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What’s Inside: Understanding Weed Addiction Treatment 420 as a Trigger for Treatment THC Addiction and Treatment Signs and Symptoms of Weed Addiction Accessing Weed Addiction Help Weed addiction treatment is becoming increasingly recognized as necessary for individuals who find themselves unable to manage their use of marijuana. In the spirit of understanding and assistance, let’s […]

Celebrate World Health Day While in Recovery in These 10 Ways

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What’s Inside: Engage in Mindful Meditation  Participate in a Community Cleanup  Attend a Workshop or Seminar  Plan a Healthy Meal  Join a Fitness Class  World Health Day 2024 beckons us all to reflect on our health and well-being, a call that holds profound significance for individuals navigating the journey of recovery from addiction. Established by […]