What is Suboxone? Including Uses & Side Effects 10 June, 2019
Those who are addicted to the use of opioids and other prescriptions might be asking: "what is Suboxone?" Suboxone is a medication which requires users to have a prescription and is namely used in treating the addiction of other illegal substances. What's in Suboxone? The prima.
Naltrexone: What are the Side Effects? 10 June, 2019
Naltrexone is a drug which is commonly used in treating addictions and helping those who are suffering from withdrawal, looking to turn a page in their lives and become drug-free. Naltrexone is classified as an opioid antagonist, by blocking the receptors in the human body, an.
How Long Does Cocaine Stay in Your System? 24 May, 2019
In this blog post, we attempt to answer the common question "How Long Does Cocaine Stay in Your System?". This is a common question we get asked at our drug rehab clinic. By using the word “system”, we define this as meaning your blood, your urine and your hair. Great..
How Long Does Cocaine Stay in Your Urine? 22 May, 2019
In this blog post, we answer the question ‘how long does cocaine remain in your urine’. Whilst it is true to say cocaine is a fast acting drug, and the associated 'high' experienced when you consume cocaine is over in less than an hour, it would be incorrect to assume that co.
How Drug Addiction is a Disease 20 May, 2019
Drug addiction comes along with negative stigma. People tend to be more judgmental and lay blame on the drug addict. They are easy to ignore the fact that addiction is a disease with both internal and external challenges. Instead of pointing an accusing finger to the user, they s.
How Does Outpatient Rehab Work? 20 May, 2019
There are many options to choose from when it comes to addiction treatment. It can be confusing for those affected by addiction to decide on the right type of treatment suited to their needs. One of such popular treatment option is drug and alcohol rehab treatment. This type of t.
Is it Possible for a Recovering Heroin Addict to Drink Alcohol? 20 May, 2019
Heroin recovery is a lifetime process that calls for personal commitment and dedication. The recovery journey is always easier with a strong support network from family members and friends. While it’s possible to fully recover and enjoy improved health, drinking alcohol can lea.
The Role Families Play in Their Loved One’s Recovery 20 May, 2019
Finding out you are living with a family member with addiction problems can be troubling. However, it’s more troubling for the person trying to manage their life. Luckily, with the right guidance and sympathy, families can effectively manage to live with and care for an addicte.
The Benefits of the Paleo Diet for Addiction Recovery 5 March, 2019
You may wonder what exactly is the Paleo diet. In a nutshell, when you follow the Paleo diet, you must only consume those foods that were available during the Palaeolithic era. When was the Palaeolithic era? Between 2.5 million to 10,000 years ago. When the Palaeolithic era .
A Guide to NLP and Addiction Treatment 4 March, 2019
In this post, we examine how Neuro-linguistic Programming (NLP) may be utilised in treating substance abuse and addiction generally. For addiction treatment to succeed, a highly personalised approach must be adapted to the needs of each individual seeking treatment. What may w.