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Dangerous Side Effects of Morphine

All opioids, like morphine, are naturally derived from the opium poppy plant. Studies show that around 12 percent of people who use prescription opioid drugs develop an addiction, and more than 100 people die every day from opioid overdoses in the United States. These statistics are staggering and why so many people see help through…

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Family Support Groups for Addiction

One of the most effective parts of getting treatment for drug or alcohol addiction is having access to an addiction support group for the person in need of treatment and their family. If you’re a family member of someone struggling with addiction, one who is currently in substance use disorder treatment, or they are in…

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Spotting the Signs of Codependency

Codependent relationships exist when someone influential in your life encourages self-destructive behavior. When you are battling an addiction, this is the last kind of person you want in your life. You want to sever ties with this person (or persons) and the behavior they encourage. At Solution Based Treatment, we work with all of our…

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Finding the Right Outpatient Treatment Options

Choosing an outpatient treatment program that is right for you is not a decision to be taken lightly. With so many options available, it can be challenging to determine which treatment program is right for you. Ultimately, the course of treatment you decide on has to work for you, your life, and your schedule. An…

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Understanding Relapse and Sobriety

Research shows that approximately half the people in recovery will relapse at least once. Following a treatment plan will help avoid relapse, and so will avoiding high-risk situations. If a relapse happens, it is not a failure. Don’t think your treatment plan isn’t working or that all your efforts have been in vain. Use relapse…

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5 Benefits of Inpatient Drug Rehab

A residential treatment program can be the foundation of your drug and alcohol treatment. It’s beneficial for moderate to severe forms of substance abuse where a person needs 24-hour support in a drug-free environment for a period of several weeks to several months. During this time, they have limited access to family, work responsibilities, and…

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Is Outpatient Rehab Right for Me?

Knowing what kind of treatment program is right for you is not a decision to be taken lightly. Weighing the options can be overwhelming. Ultimately, the course of treatment you decide has to work for you, your life, and your schedule. An outpatient rehab facility can be very beneficial for individuals with a mild substance…