Alcohol withdrawal brain fog

Why Alcohol Withdrawal Causes Brain Fog

Getting through the stages of withdrawal in alcohol rehab can put you through some nasty symptoms and side effects. Without professional alcohol addiction treatment, it can be nearly impossible to avoid relapse on your own. Brain fog from alcohol withdrawal can be one of the most challenging symptoms to experience during recovery. Find out more…

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What to Expect during Relapse Prevention Therapy

Completing a rehab program can feel exciting, and it is indeed something worth celebrating. Maintaining sobriety long-term, however, can be challenging especially for those who are returning to homes that may not fully support a sober lifestyle. With relapse prevention group therapy, you can discuss challenges with like-minded peers and therapists who understand. Cognitive behavioral…

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The Most Effective Substance Abuse Treatments

There is no “one size fits all” treatment for drug and alcohol addiction. However, some approaches and methodologies have shown consistent benefits. Understanding your options for substance abuse treatment programs can make it much easier to get started with and stick with recovery. At Solution Based Treatment & Detox, our team can help you make…

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Risks of Mixing Prescription Drugs and Alcohol

Alcohol abuse doesn’t only involve drinking alcohol. For some, it can include other drugs mixed with alcohol. Prescription drug abuse is a growing problem in the United States, and for those mixing pills with alcohol, the consequences can be serious. Solution Based Treatment & Detox is a full-service substance abuse center near San Diego. If…

signs of benzo addiction

Signs of Benzo Addiction

Drugs that are prescribed to treat people’s anxiety, seizures, or insomnia often contain benzodiazepines, which can be highly addictive. Although these medications are meant to help, addiction can give people more problems than they started with. Consequently, this causes greater stress and feeds into cycles of addiction. The good news is that benzo addiction is…

cocaine and mental health

How Cocaine Impacts Mental Health

Addiction to any substance can have an impact on one’s mental health, and cocaine is no exception. Cocaine use comes with challenging physical symptoms, but mental health symptoms are also important to address. Being aware of the effects cocaine abuse can have on your mental health will provide key insights into what is needed for…

Sober Goals

Setting Sober Goals for Recovery

Those seeking recovery from a drug or alcohol addiction have already realized that they are not satisfied with their own habits. Setting goals is an important part of getting sober and staying sober. It helps to have something to work towards and look forward to. However, forming a plan and setting goals can be challenging…