What are the Keys to Success for Life After Drug Rehab

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You feel it. Your initial treatment has ended, and you are facing “normal life” once more. You’ve heard the stories. Relapse. It feels like this looming fate takes so many. You know it could threaten your story, but you desperately do not want to give into it. What do you do? Once your time in rehab has ended, here are some essential steps … Read More

What You Need To Know About Amphetamines

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As is the case with many drugs, there are some telltale signs of use and abuse when it comes to amphetamines. In order to be able to identify these signs, you must have a full understanding of what these stimulants are, how they work, and how they affect a person’s body and mind. What are amphetamines? Amphetamines are a type of … Read More

What to Look for in a Dual Diagnosis Treatment Facility

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Co-occurring disorders. Dual diagnosis. Co-morbidity. The condition goes by a variety of names, but the situations all involve two disorders: a mental health disorder and an addictive disorder. This is not an infrequent occurrence. According to a recent study from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Association (SAMHSA), about 8 million adults in the U.S. received such a diagnosis. Such … Read More

How Long Does Codeine Stay In Your System?

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Codeine is an analgesic drug in the opioid family typically prescribed for the relief of mild to moderate pain. It is also used for cough suppression, diarrhea, and other secondary treatments. Codeine is commonly combined with other medications such as acetaminophen (Tylenol 3 with Codeine) or the anti-nausea drug promethazine (Phenergan with Codeine). Those taking the drug may wonder, how … Read More

What You Can Expect to Pay for Rehab

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When you’re searching for the right treatment center for you or a loved one, you’d hate for the price to stand in the way of getting the right kind of treatment. Often, people will let the price of treatment deter them from seeking out treatment in the first place. In fact, the National Survey on Drug Use and Health has … Read More