concentrating teen girl dealing with Amphetamine Addiction

Outpatient Amphetamine Addiction Treatment

There’s a massive addiction crisis in the United States, and it involves many more substances than heroin and methamphetamines. You might be someone who is struggling with a prescription drug addiction to amphetamines. The prescription drug problem in our country is massive for a variety of reasons from over-prescribing to abuse. If you’re someone who…

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Addiction Education

Addiction is a powerful disease, but it’s possible to recover, and it starts with understanding how it works. Many people who relapse never fully understood how the disease of addiction affects the mind and body. Without the proper education, people believe they can drink or use drugs casually, but this isn’t the case. This is…

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Alcohol Use Disorder

AN OVERVIEW OF ALCOHOL USE DISORDER Alcohol use disorder is surprisingly common among teens and young adults. The teen years up to age 25 present so many incredible opportunities, some older adults would love to experience their “glory days” again. But sadly, too many teens and young adults spend these glorious times of their life…

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Substance Use Disorder

Men and women have different needs when it comes to drug rehab. However, why is it that so many rehab centers don’t focus on these differences? At Zelus Recovery, we pride ourselves on offering gender-specific treatment for men and women. Our womens rehab program caters to the needs of young adult women, giving them…

teen dealing with alcohol dependence

Alcohol Dependence

Teens use alcohol more than any other drug. This tends to be probably due in part to the fact that it’s widely available and socially acceptable. Underage drinking is the rule rather than the exception at most teen parties. It’s even seen by many adults as a rite of passage. However, recreational drinking can turn…

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Addictive Personality

Why is it that some people can use alcohol or drugs recreationally without difficulty while others become trapped in the downward spiral of addiction? This is a question that individuals, families, and professionals in the field of chemical dependence have been asking for a long time. One theory is that those who become dangerously dependent…