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.

Rehab

The lifestyle of the people around the globe is changing rapidly. Life has become very fast paced. Every individual faces many challenges at work place, socially and at relation with family and friends. Naturally, tension and pressure is overloading the life of an individual.  

People think that the easiest and the most enjoyable way of getting rid of all the tensions and kicking off the pressure is taking drugs or smoking or alcohol, though it is not so. The mental and the physical state which is achieved through the consumption of these substances are found more recreational or rejuvenating. Therefore, to achieve this temporary state, people get addicted to these drugs and harmful substances and do not find comfortable to live without consuming these drugs which leads to addiction or abuse of these harmful substances, which is very fatal. Youngsters are more prone to drug abuse or addictions, which can lead to the developing of social criminal records and prove to be harmful to the well being of the society.  

Therefore, it’s a need to help the drug addict people to improve their lives. At this stage, rehabs play a major role in helping these people. Rehab centers support the affected people in giving up their habit of drug consumption and return to their normal lives. Rehab centers provide these people with counseling and proper medical treatment needed for their betterment.  

Rehab centers can guide an affected individual for walking on the path of addiction and also teach him to enjoy a normal life. Rehab centers are not punishment for these people, Infact they are live saving organizations for the affected people.

More Treatment & Detox Articles

Problem drinking ‘hits elderly’

Alcohol misuse in people aged over 60 is becoming a widespread problem, research suggests. A survey for charity Foundation66 found over one in eight (13%) admitted to drinking more following retirement. Of these, one in five (19%) uses alcohol because of depression, and one in eight (13%) drinks to deal with bereavement. The charity is….

Continue reading

U.S. backs off medical marijuana policy

The Obama administration tells federal authorities not to prosecute users and suppliers following state laws, reversing Bush’s position. The Obama administration on Monday told federal authorities not to arrest or prosecute medical marijuana users and suppliers who aren’t violating local laws, paving the way for some states to allow dispensaries to provide the drug as….

Continue reading

Cancer- preparing for the treatment

A cancer diagnosis can be very difficult for the patient to cope up with. When you are diagnosed with cancer, it is the time to discuss with your doctor about the various treatment programs available for your successful treatment. The doctor generally suggests the patient for the right treatment program. Preparing for the cancer treatment….

Continue reading

Sobriety leads to new role as a guide

Marilu Thornburgh’s outgoing personality has been built upon a survivor’s instinct. There was a time when her world was perilously close to collapse. A time when co-dependency and her subsequent descent into alcoholism prevailed. But Thornburgh did survive, she got help to overcome her problems and has been sober since the 1990s. Now she readily….

Continue reading

Heart rhythm risk seen in women's alcohol drinking

Women who consume more than two alcoholic drinks a day have a higher risk of getting the most common type of heart rhythm disturbance, which can raise the chances of having a stroke, researchers said on Tuesday. Previous research had shown that men who drink three or more alcoholic beverages daily have an elevated risk….

Continue reading