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Enjoying Your First Sober Thanksgiving

If you recently stopped drinking alcohol, or have recently completed an alcohol addiction treatment program or detox protocol, getting through your first Sober Thanksgiving with friends and/or family is an accomplishment to be proud of. However, before the celebration takes place, the party-like atmosphere needs to be experienced without a drop of alcohol. Here are…

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Alcohol Use Disorder: Understanding the Physical Effects of Alcohol on the Body

Did you know that engaging in a fitness therapy program can be beneficial for battling alcohol use disorder, or AUD? The most reputable alcohol treatment facilities in FL are ones that engage you on a holistic level. That’s to say; they treat your mind, your body, and your mental state in addition to treating the physical effects…

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Startling Substance Abuse Statistics

People understand that there’s a substance abuse crisis epidemic in America. We hear how people are overdosing at an alarming rate, and we often read stories about new designer drugs coming from other countries that have a lethal potency. However, how much do we know about these substance abuse statistics? We hear the stories, but…

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Morphine Withdrawal Symptoms

Morphine is an addictive drug with a high potential for misuse, abuse, and dependency. It is also difficult and dangerous to withdraw from morphine on your own. If you’re looking for morphine addiction treatment in Lantana, Florida, then Lucida Treatment Center may be the right place for you to detox, manage morphine withdrawal symptoms, and address mental health…