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.
Detox is basically the short term used for detoxification. It means removing the toxic substances present in your body. Detox also refers to the withdrawal period when an individual’s body returns to homeostasis after using an addictive substance for a long period of time. This is one of the important functions of the kidneys, liver and the lower gastrointestinal tract. Artificial techniques are also used for detoxification like dialysis and chelation therapy.
Detox is a condition that is associated with some symptoms like feeling sluggish, having digestive problems, skin problems, pains, aches, straying away from the healthy health habits, etc. you have to remove and eliminate the Detox from your body, then feed it with healthy nutrients to protect yourself from diseases and maintain the capacity of restoring the optimum health.
Generally detoxification means cleaning the blood in your body. This is done by removing the impurities from your blood present in the body where the toxins are processed. If the impurities are not filtered properly from your body, then it affects every cell of your body in an adverse way.
There are alternative medicines available for the removal of the toxins from the body through electrical or electromagnetic treatments like the Aqua Detox treatment. There are also some diets recommended for detoxifying the body by removing the toxins and other contaminants. The Detox diets usually consist of fruits and vegetables. It should constitute a major part of one’s intake of food. It is also recommended to limit or eliminate completely the intake of alcohols and at the same time drink lots of water.
Research suggests that people who attend long term addiction treatment are more likely to succeed in their recovery and to have a reduced chance of relapse following treatment. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, “treatment approaches and individual programs continue to evolve and diversify, and many programs today do not fit neatly into….
An alarming increase of heroin related deaths has swept the nation affecting many states where prescription drug abuse has been on a decline. Likely the result of people switching from abusing expensive prescription medications to using heroin which is more widely available and affordable, the increase in heroin related overdose and death is a very….
Scottish ministers have stepped up their campaign to introduce minimum pricing on alcohol after Russia yesterday became the latest country to introduce a floor price on spirits. Russia’s national drink, vodka, will be sold for at least £1.80, doubling the price of the cheapest brands available in the country. The move was ordered by Russian….
Drug treatment centers provide a number of different services that are aimed at helping people who are addicted to drugs to change their behaviors and overcome addiction. Depending on the type of drug treatment center that you attend the number of counselors and staff members as well as their experience you may encounter various different….
A recent study in Lancet Medical Journal says men are twice as likely as women to become alcoholics. Casual drinking may lead to something more serious. A study released this month shines a light on the risks of alcohol abuse, especially among those with a “Y” chromosome. The report says men are twice more likely….