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Top 10 places for luxury rehab

Top 10 places for luxury rehab

Luxury rehabilitation centers are inpatient centers dedicated to treating addicts in a resort-like setting. They provide treatment for drugs, alcohol, and other addictions to their patients. Similar to other rehab facilities, they offer traditional therapies such as cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT). What makes the luxury centers unique is their high-end equipment. Some amazing amenities in […]

Police Alcoholism – Guide to Alcohol Rehabilitation

Police Alcoholism – Guide to Alcohol Rehabilitation

Alcoholism in Police Officer Statistics Although police officers are designed to obey and obey the law, that doesn’t make them immune to addictions like everyone else. In fact, the police estimate between 20 and 30% of substance use disorders compared to less than 10% in the general population. With one in four police officers facing […]

Bruce Lee Letters and the Drug Use of Young Celebrities

Bruce Lee Letters and the Drug Use of Young Celebrities

Substance use disorders among young celebrities In 1973 actor and martial arts expert Bruce Lee had a mild headache. After taking Equagesic, a prescription pain reliever, Lee fell into a coma and never woke up. The 32-year-old actor’s cause of death was found to be a reaction to an ingredient in the pain relievers he […]

Thanksgiving Non-Alcoholic Drinks – Guide to Alcoholic Rehab

Thanksgiving Non-Alcoholic Drinks – Guide to Alcoholic Rehab

Sobriety on vacation Trying to stay sober from Halloween to Thanksgiving to New Years is a huge task compared to the rest of the year. Family celebrations, themed bar events, and work meetings happen several times during this part of the year, and for people with an alcohol disorder, this can be quite a challenge. […]

Alcoholic beverages sales increase in 2020 due to COVID-19

Alcoholic beverages sales increase in 2020 due to COVID-19

Alcoholic beverages sales are increasing in the United States in 2020 due to COVID-19 At the beginning of March 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the COVID-19 pandemic. The outbreak of the disease spread around the world, uprooting the daily lives of millions. In the US, people have conformed to strict guidelines and canceled […]

Millennials are at higher risk of addiction

Millennials are at higher risk of addiction

Drug addiction can affect anyone. Nobody is exempt from the risk. However, unlike Gen X or baby boomers, millennials are more likely to develop a problem with substance abuse. Over the past 10 years, drug abuse rates for the generation have skyrocketed. According to the Trust for America’s Health and Well Being, drug-related deaths rose […]

Cocaine identification

Cocaine identification

Cocaine: identification through tests, sensory ID You may have seen a movie or TV show in which a policeman licks his index finger, wipes it into a bag of white substance with practice, and then pensively licks the remains of the powder. This technique was most likely not taught during police academy. You may remember […]

The ten most important tips for conducting an intervention

The ten most important tips for conducting an intervention

If you are reading this, chances are that you have a loved one who has an addiction and that you are considering engaging in intervention. There is a good chance that you are likely to be nervous when confronting your loved one with their addiction. Perhaps you’ve already brought the subject up and it didn’t […]

Still a drug of abuse, still readily available, still dangerous

Still a drug of abuse, still readily available, still dangerous

Photo by EvgeniyShkolenko / iStockPhoto.com Parents, lawmakers, and law enforcement agencies go to great or extreme lengths to keep hazardous materials out of the hands of children. Laws are passed, drug dealers are arrested, schools give lectures on drug prevention, parents sit down with their children at home to educate them. But there is one […]

Vaporizing damaged teenagers;  Now Juul has to pay $ 40 million to settle a lawsuit

Vaporizing damaged teenagers; Now Juul has to pay $ 40 million to settle a lawsuit

There is some compelling evidence to suggest that vaping from e-cigarettes often paves the way for cannabis use, especially among young people. And in recent news, major e-cigarette maker Juul recently lost a lawsuit over its role in the scary marketing of Juul e-cigarettes to teens. Unfortunately, the even worse risk, the link between e-cigarette […]