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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…

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Why You Should Have a Relapse Prevention Plan

When someone has made the decision to seek recovery for drug or alcohol addiction, it’s important that this decision is respected and upheld. However, after completing a rehab program, it can be difficult to maintain sobriety. Environmental or social triggers can make it hard to stay away from drugs and alcohol. When you enroll in…

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Understanding Legalization of Marijuana in California

With the legalization of marijuana in California, its use has become more widely accepted. An increasing number of people are trying marijuana and using it regularly for recreational as well as medical purposes. While legal marijuana use is not necessarily dangerous, it’s important to understand the addictive nature of marijuana. Solution Based Treatment & Detox…

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Dangers of Crystal Meth

Methamphetamines, including crystal meth, are highly addictive and potentially dangerous to your health. There is no approved dosage that is legal or considered beneficial to take. Understanding the dangers of crystal meth can help you know if it’s time to seek a meth addiction treatment program. At Solution Based Treatment & Detox, our caring specialists…

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Recognizing Marijuana Withdrawal

Marijuana is the most commonly used illicit drug in the United States. As it becomes legalized for medical and recreational use in more and more states, it is becoming more socially acceptable. But this does not mean it is harmless; alcohol is a legally and socially acceptable substance, and the destructive nature of alcoholism is…