Drug Rehab

9 10, 2017

Is There Such a Thing as Free Rehab for Addiction?

2017-10-16T21:09:06+00:00 October 9th, 2017|0 Comments

Free Rehab…It’s Not Something You Plan For   By the time many people get clean, they’re asking a very important question at the worst possible time– is there such a thing as free rehab? Unfortunately, a no-cost rehabilitation facility is not something anyone really thinks about until they are in a life or death [...]

13 09, 2017

Hooked on Heroin: How People Have Successfully Conquered One of the Toughest Addictions

2017-09-26T03:11:28+00:00 September 13th, 2017|0 Comments

With all of the media stories about how prescription painkiller abuse is driving the ongoing opioid epidemic, it is easy to forget about another deadly opiate – heroin. Whether it is called “junk”, “horse”, “smack”, or even misspelled as “heron”, or “heroine”, the drug is killing thousands of Americans every year. And while the [...]

5 07, 2017

My Buprenorphine Addiction and Story of Recovery

2017-07-18T00:37:05+00:00 July 5th, 2017|0 Comments

Buprenorphine addiction is becoming more commonplace in the United States. Every year, this drug is used more and more. It is frequently used to treat opioid addictions. However, it is also given to some patients who experience moderate to severe pain. Buprenorphine Brand Names: Subutex Suboxone (buprenorphine/naloxone) Buprenex Bunavail Zubsolv Bupropion It’s always interesting to [...]

24 06, 2017

Why You Have Drug Dreams Once You’re Sober

2017-06-08T05:43:57+00:00 June 24th, 2017|0 Comments

Why You Have Drug Dreams Once You’re Sober If you’re recovering from an addiction and have been sober for awhile, you may start to experience disturbing dreams. It’s a common occurrence to experience dreams so vivid, you wake up believing you just used drugs. This is usually terrifying if you’ve been struggling with recovery from addiction [...]

20 06, 2017

This Is What You Can Expect When Attending Outpatient Addiction Treatment in Bellevue, Washington

2017-06-24T00:31:07+00:00 June 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Step by step: What Attending Outpatient Addiction Treatment in Bellevue is Like If you think you or a loved one has a problem with addiction, you might be wondering what entering an outpatient rehabilitation in Washington state will be like. There are some things to consider that will help you figure out the right treatment for [...]

12 06, 2017

Universities in WA State That Help Students Out with Substance Abuse Struggles

2018-02-26T22:25:57+00:00 June 12th, 2017|0 Comments

To some degree, almost every university in Washington State supports students with substance abuse problems. Some universities have full services that include everything from courses about substance abuse to individual and group therapy. Other universities will have an online list of organizations they’re associated with that are readily available to assist students with drug and [...]

8 06, 2017

Anonymous Recovery Meeting Acronyms and What They Mean

2017-07-07T20:40:53+00:00 June 8th, 2017|0 Comments

What These 9 Anonymous Recovery Meeting Acronyms Mean Anonymous recovery meeting groups have been helping people with various addictions and behavioral problems since the late 1930’s. It began with Alcoholics Anonymous and their fundamental ideas on how to live a more fulfilling life without destructive patterns. The term “fellowship” which is used in many of [...]

24 03, 2017

Drug Rehab Levels of Care Explained

2017-03-03T04:04:05+00:00 March 24th, 2017|1 Comment

Medical detox. Inpatient rehab. Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP). Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP). Drug and alcohol counseling. You're poring over websites in your search for a treatment center. All the options available are overwhelming, though. What do each of these things mean? With almost 15,000 treatment centers    in the United States, there are many to [...]

28 02, 2017

Addiction Treatment Challenges in Bellevue, WA

2017-02-21T20:23:56+00:00 February 28th, 2017|1 Comment

“Across our state, we are seeing the terrible effects of heroin and prescription narcotics on our families, friends, and communities. Although more must be done, we’ve made significant progress… and with healthcare reform, a record number of families who just a few years ago had no medical coverage and limited means to regain their health, [...]