A National Directory of Drug Treatment Centers and Alcohol Treatment Centers, Therapists and Specialists. A free, simple directory providing assistance and guidance for those seeking help regarding alcohol addiction, drug addiction, dependency and many other conditions that affect the mind, body and soul.
Call 800-580-9104 to speak with an alcohol or drug abuse counselor.

Drug addiction

“Drugs” is not a respected word in our dictionary. Scientifically, drugs are small fine substances that are very effective in modifying the normal regular functions of a body. The different types of drugs are identified in three basic categories namely “depressants”, “stimulants” and “hallucinogens”.

Drugs are widely used by doctors and hospitals, in required proportions for the medical treatment which is useful for the body. Legally drugs are allowed to be taken only on prescription, but today drugs are illegally taken by many just to enjoy the after effect which is more appealing. Today teenagers, adults are the main group of population, which are highly drug addicted.

Many people are so fond of taking drugs, that they get addicted and just cannot live a normal life without drugs. The use of any material in excess quantity is always harmful for the body, so when drugs are used in excessive quantity and on regular basis, they are sure to have an adverse effect on the body.

Drug addiction is a “serious disorder” and can only lead to the death of the person, and therefore to avoid such condition and to prevent the person from taking drugs and leading a normal life there are many treatment centers that are coming forward to help these people. At www.treatmentcenters.com, one is sure to find an assuring place to get rid of his drug addiction and lead a healthy life. Remember folks, it is never too late, act today and be happy.

More Treatment & Detox Articles

Risk factors for problem drinking

When friends haven’t seen each other in awhile, one of them might happily suggest, “let’s meet up for drinks!” The tradition of socializing, celebrating, or brooding with a stiff drink in hand has a long and storied history: alcohol has been present everywhere from festivals of Dionysius in ancient Rome to Humphrey Bogart remembering Paris….

Continue reading

Adventure helps boy beat alcohol problem

15-year-old who woke each morning wanting a drink has sobered up after therapy involving mountain biking and abseiling. The boy who spent eight months on a Christchurch City Mission adventure therapy course agreed to speak to The Press after an Otago University study into the care of young people with alcohol and drug problems. The….

Continue reading

Recognizing the Need for Alcohol Addiction Treatment

Alcohol Addiction Treatment Program

It’s never too late to seek help for an addiction to alcohol but there are some ways that we can learn to recognize the need for alcohol addiction treatment long before the severe consequences and physical illness begin to fully set in. If you or someone you love drinks alcohol regularly, there’s a chance that….

Continue reading

First Nations must find ways to curb alcohol use

Alcohol-related deaths among First Nations in B.C. are a staggering five times higher than for other British Columbians, says a prominent First Nations doctor, who argues aboriginal leaders need to start working on an alcohol strategy to save lives. Dr. Evan Adams, aboriginal health physician adviser in the office of the Provincial Health Officer, believes….

Continue reading