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How Much Does Alcohol Rehab Cost?

By |2021-03-16T18:03:38+00:00March 12th, 2021|Categories: Alcohol, Rehabilitation|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

It is never a good feeling when you, or a loved one, are considering whether or not professional treatment is necessary for an alcohol use disorder or an alcohol addiction.

 

However, the simple fact that there is even a question is a strong indicator that there is possibly a problem and that professional help may be […]

How Can Drug Court Help Addicts Recover & Avoid Jail?

By |2021-04-09T23:18:58+00:00August 30th, 2020|Categories: Drug Abuse, Recovery|Tags: , , , , , , , |

 

Recovery from a drug or alcohol addiction is never easy, but for some it can require more intervention. The level of care necessary really depends on the individual and is affected by things like how long the person has been abusing alcohol or drugs, how heavily they have been using these substances, and whether or […]

PTSD & Drug Use: Military, Police, Fire, & Healthcare Workers

By |2020-12-21T20:51:50+00:00August 12th, 2020|Categories: Mental Health|Tags: , , , , |

 

Many have heard the term post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) but what does that really mean? Post-traumatic stress disorder is a psychiatric condition in which the person suffering has either experienced or witnessed a terrifying or traumatic event such as a natural disaster, a serious accident such as a car crash, combat in war, rape, […]

The Military and Drug Use

By |2020-09-03T19:31:15+00:00July 24th, 2020|Categories: Drug Abuse, Family, Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Besides alcohol, substances like marijuana and cocaine are also common among active duty service members currently in the military, however, due to the fact that testing positive to a random drug test could lead to a dishonorable discharge, many military members develop problems associated with alcohol or prescription painkillers, commonly prescribed due to injuries from combat or carrying and operating heavy equipment. For instance, during the years of 2001 to 2009, the number of painkillers prescribed to the military more than quadrupled, causing a subsequent rise in opioid use disorders as well. In 2017, one in four active-duty members of the United States military received a prescription for opioids.

Why Being In-Network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Is Better For Drug and Alcohol Treatment

By |2020-07-30T02:01:57+00:00July 6th, 2020|Categories: Family, Recovery, Rehabilitation|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Here at More Than Rehab, we accept Blue Cross Blue Shield insurance and only provide the highest quality of care. If you are looking for an excellent facility who accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield, then we are here to help! It is our passion and desire to help restore an addicted person's way of life to a place where they no longer need to rely on drugs or alcohol in order to feel normal. We treat the underlying issues that led to the addiction to begin with. We understand that addiction is a complicated disease and we offer any level of care that is necessary. We know how hard of a struggle achieving sobriety can be. We have helped many who have walked that lonely road before and we have brought them to a place of happiness. It is never too late to ask for help, everyone deserves a second chance at life.

Can I Get COVID-19 From Drug Use?

By |2021-03-30T23:22:45+00:00June 22nd, 2020|Categories: Drug Abuse|Tags: , , , , , , , |

 

The coronavirus, also commonly known as COVID-19, has rapidly swept across the globe, ultimately causing worldwide economic shut downs in the hopes of flattening the curve to potentially save millions of lives that are at risk of death from this dangerous virus. The problem with COVID-19 is that the virus can last on surfaces for […]

How Do Drug Cartels Affect Drug Flow Into The US?

By |2020-08-20T20:54:19+00:00June 18th, 2020|Categories: Drug Abuse|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Mexican transnational organized crime groups, often referred to as cartels, have spent several decades establishing intricate, complex routes and connections to smuggle illegal drugs across the United States and Mexico border. Border Patrol, and other governing agencies such as the DEA (Drug Enforcement Agency) and FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation), have been waging […]

How to Live Without Drugs: 7 Ways to Overcome Addiction

By |2021-01-28T20:16:24+00:00May 22nd, 2020|Categories: Mental Health, Recovery|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

 

If you have ever struggled with an addiction to drugs or alcohol then you know just how hard it can be to turn your life around and get sober, once and for all. For a lot of people who are still living in an active stage of drug addiction and/or alcohol abuse, having fun without […]

Can Remote Drug Rehab Work?

By |2020-06-22T23:11:57+00:00May 12th, 2020|Categories: Rehabilitation, Therapy|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

In the world today, it seems as though uncertainty and fear linger behind every corner, as the Coronavirus, also commonly known as Covid-19, has caused extreme panic and unrest across the globe. Since being brought to mainstream media attention somewhere back in the beginning of this year, the Coronavirus has forced nations to shut down, […]

Nootropics: A Dangerous New Addiction

By |2020-03-25T19:36:05+00:00March 25th, 2020|Categories: Drug Abuse, Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , , |

It is true that not all nootropic drugs are considered to be dangerous, but there are still those who have very serious side effects. Part of what makes these drugs so compelling is that they are usually medically prescribed or available for purchase over the counter, so people associate them with having less risk. Another component that increases the danger level of these drugs is what is known as increased tolerance, sometimes the user needs more and more to achieve the desired effect, this can cause them to use more of the same drug, or turn to other more harmful drugs instead.

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