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May Is Mental Health Awareness Month

May 19th, 2020
May Is Mental Health Awareness Month

What Is Mental Health Awareness Month? Mental illness impacts millions of Americans, but it’s sometimes considered a taboo subject. As a result, many people remain uneducated about the widespread nature of mental illness, how it…

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Memorial Day: Staying Sober And Remembering Those Who Served

May 18th, 2020
Memorial Day

Memorial Day is a holiday to remember soldiers who gave their lives fighting for freedom. It’s also recognized as the beginning of summer and is often celebrated with barbecues, beach parties, and family get-togethers. Unfortunately,…

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Alcoholism And Treatment For Construction Workers

May 14th, 2020
Construction Workers

Over seven million people work in the construction industry in the United States. A significant percentage of these people abuse alcohol. There are several reasons that alcohol abuse is common among construction workers, and many…

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Mother’s Day: Understanding The Impact Of Addiction And Recovery On Mothers

May 7th, 2020
Mother’s Day: Understanding The Impact Of Addiction And Recovery On Mothers

For a mother with an addicted child, Mother’s Day can be a hard time of the year. Instead of cards or flowers, she may get a reminder of the struggle her child faces with drugs…

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Virtual Care For Behavioral Health Services

May 6th, 2020
Virtual Care For Behavioral Health Services

Even before the COVID-19 pandemic began, there was already a strong and growing demand for virtual care, especially in the field of behavioral health. The emergence of strict social distancing guidelines only increased the call…

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7 Tips For Celebrating Cinco De Mayo While Sober

April 30th, 2020
7 Tips For Celebrating Cinco De Mayo While Sober

If you’re recovering from addiction, Cinco de Mayo celebrations can be a little challenging. Some of the changes brought about by the pandemic reduce the risks associated with the holiday, while others may make the…

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Addiction And Treatment For Athletes

April 22nd, 2020
Addiction And Treatment For Athletes

Athletes face constant pressure to perform physically, whether they feel up to it or not. This pressure can take an emotional toll on them, too. Many athletes suffer from stress and depression but are afraid…

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Typical Rules While Staying At A Drug Rehab Center

April 14th, 2020
Typical Rules While Staying At A Drug Rehab Center

Drug rehab centers teach people how to live without drugs and alcohol. When a person enters a residential rehab program, they move into the treatment facility, leaving their home life behind. The highly structured environment…

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What Is Telemedicine/Telehealth And How Does It Work?

April 8th, 2020
What Is Telemedicine/Telehealth And How Does It Work?

Telehealth literally means “healing at a distance,” allowing for improved outcomes and increased access of care to patients in any location of the country. These services provide a connection between patients and healthcare networks to…

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Celebrating Easter With A Loved One Who Just Got Out Of Rehab

April 6th, 2020
Celebrating Easter With A Loved One Who Just Got Out Of Rehab

With your loved one newly sober, you won’t want to plan any activities that could put their sobriety at risk. Here are some tips to help you plan an Easter celebration that will be both…

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Drug Rehab Success Rates

March 30th, 2020
Drug Rehab Success Rates

It’s difficult to measure success rates in drug rehab programs. Some rehab centers don’t mention their success rates, while others boast high rates that seem too good to be true. Any rehab center that claims…

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Why Does Drug Rehab Sometimes Not Work?

March 25th, 2020
Why Does Drug Rehab Sometimes Not Work?

Addiction is a devastating disease that is very hard to overcome alone. For many people struggling with addiction, drug rehab is the bridge to recovery. Unfortunately, drug rehab doesn’t always work. That doesn’t mean that…

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Why You Should Not Put Off Addiction Treatment

March 18th, 2020

Like hospitals and other healthcare providers, addiction treatment is an essential health need, and all four of our campuses remain open to provide life-saving and transformative care. Addiction never takes a day off, even though…

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What Is a Drug Rehab Center? How Does Drug Rehab Work?

March 16th, 2020
What Is a Drug Rehab Center? How Does Drug Rehab Work?

A drug rehab center is a facility devoted to treating the disease of addiction. There are many types of drug rehab centers that offer different environments, levels of care, and treatment methods. What Is An…

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Staying Sober During St. Patrick’s Day

March 12th, 2020
Staying Sober During St. Patrick’s Day

The “Party” Atmosphere On St. Patty’s Day For many people, St. Patrick’s Day represents a chance to let loose and party. Many St. Patrick’s Day events involve alcohol or even drugs. In fact, some establishments…

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