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Detox

It is the need of today’s individual to remain in perfect appealing shape. The mindset of an individual is inclining more towards his appearance rather than his health. The people with wide waist dimensions are laughed at and those with thin and perfect features are appreciated. This social pressure has made an individual fall pray to Detox. 

Detox is a kind of dieting. Detox can be defined as a “dietary regime” that promises to remove all the excessive fats and is said to create wonders in the appearance of the person following this Detox regime. However, experts do not agree to this. It has been found out that Detox can make an adverse impact on the physical health of an individual leading to “muscle break down” and the body is restrained from the useful and needed nutrients for its proper growth and functioning. This decreases the immunity power of an individual and makes him susceptible to “various infections and inflammation”.  

Any extreme habit is always fatal, whether it is related to drugs or the food-intake or dieting. The teens and adolescent are more prone to Detox due to the social pressure, but there is no such age limit. To avoid your child from practicing Detox, it is very important to induce self-confidence in your sibling. Timely help is necessary. There are various treatment centers that can help an individual keep away from such practice but it’s up to an individual to love himself and not feel inferiority complex of their own physic.

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Dual Diagnosis

Dual Diagnosis Treatment

Dual diagnosis is the co-existence of a mental health disorder and drug addiction or alcoholism. Dual diagnosis also can be co-existence of eating disorder or drug addiction or alcoholism. To recover completely the person will require addiction treatment and psychiatric treatment for both problems. Alcohol and drug problem is common in Dual diagnosis and it….

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Can drug addiction be cured?

With the increase in the number of dug addicts, there remains a question like can drug abuse be cured? The good news is that drug addiction can be completely treated and cured. Many of us consider that drug addiction is only prevalent in the low-income groups, or in those who do not have a proper….

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CENTRE OFFERS LONG-TERM ADDICTION TREATMENT FOR YOUTH

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held today to mark a construction milestone at British Columbia’s first long-term residential treatment centre for youth challenged by addiction. The event at The Crossing at Keremeos was held to celebrate the completion of Ashnola Lodge, a residential building that will provide accommodation for 20 youth, along with space for programs…..

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Recognizing the Signs of Drug Relapse Post Drug Treatment

If you have already completed drug treatment or if someone you love has completed treatment at a treatment center then you probably think that things are perfect, on the right track and can never go back to what they were. Unfortunately, if you aren’t ready to recognize the early warning signs of drug relapse after….

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