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Vicodin and Teenage Addiction

Vicodin and Teenagers Vicodin addiction among teens is an increasingly prevalent problem in the United States. Whether you live In a rural area, the suburbs or in the cities, Vicodin, as well as other other prescription drugs, are becoming more and more popular among our teenage population. Why is the problem exploding Because, Vicodin and

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Why Alcohol Addiction is So Destructive

The Destructive Nature of Alcohol Addiction Millions of people across the world are suffering with alcohol addiction every single day. Now, it’s easy to assume that it’s a result of exceeding your limit due to carelessness and having fun, but the problem is much more complex than first meets the eye. There are a variety

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What in the World is “Kratom”?

What in the World is “Kratom”? Highly Addictive AND Legal! All natural, organically grown, and non-gmo have become some of the most sought after titles by any product. People are tired of chemicals and preservatives and additives in their foods and drinks. They want products that are better for them and that they can feel

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Treatment Myths and the Addiction Recovery Process

Addiction Treatment Myths Addiction recovery encompasses a range of variables and stages that work together to address the challenges that one faces when starting the road to their recovery as well as providing help for the loved ones that are also affected along the way. The treatment process is different for everyone and are determined

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Women’s Wellness Group

Women’s Wellness Group A women’s group that focuses on body image and eating disorder issues has recently been added to Palmetto’s program! Over 5 million American’s suffer from eating disorders and 50% of those abuse drugs or alcohol. That is why Palmetto Addiction Recover Center has made women’s issues a priority in our program. “Imagine

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Transitioning To A Sober Life

Are You Ready to Live a Sober Life? For people who are struggling with drug and/or alcohol addiction, sobriety can seem like an impossible goal. But recovery is possible, no matter how hopeless your situation may appear. With the right treatment and support and addressing the root causes of your addiction change is achievable. Don’t

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How Opiates Work in Our Body

Not many people realize that your body has natural opioid receptors. In fact, your body actually produces a type of opioid that helps to fight pain when you have received an injury or experience pain. These opioids are also produced in the intestine to help relieve pain and discomfort that may come from digestive issues.

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Journaling Through Recovery

Journaling Your Way Through Recovery Keeping a journal can be an effective tool for someone detoxing and in recovery. Research shows that journaling can help to reduce stress, improves mental health and, may even lower the risk of a relapse. Journaling is a way for a recovering addict to track their progress through the recovery

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How God and Palmetto Saved My Life

When I woke up in the Emergency Room on April 28, 2015, I felt as though my life was over, and I wanted to die. I looked at the faces of my loved ones, and the disappointment, sadness and anger was all too apparent. I had wrecked my car in an alcoholic blackout, and had

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How Gender Plays A Role In Drug Addiction

Although drug addiction is without question equally devastating for both men and women, studies show that males and females are affected differently by this disease and they tend to be drawn to different drugs. Research indicates that gender affects a person’s response to drugs and their likelihood of falling into addiction and requiring treatment. Studies

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