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Addiction and Mental Illness

Does mental illness occur before or after drug addiction? Studies show that people who suffer from mental illness are more likely to become addicted to a substance, often called "self medicating". Conversely, people who have suffered from addiction for years may later get diagnosed with a mental illness, this is called "dual diagnosis". Some individuals [...]

How Does Substance Abuse Begin?

No one factor can predict if a person will become addicted to drugs and/or alcohol. A combination of factors influences risk for addiction. The more risk factors a person has the greater the chance that taking drugs can lead to addiction. Some common factors are : Genetics, Environmental, and Developmental. -Genetics: The genes that people [...]

By |October 20th, 2018|Alcohol Addiction, Alcohol Recovery, Blog, Drug Addiction|0 Comments

Helping or Hindering

Your loved one is in the grips of addiction. You feel helpless because they aren't showing up for work, they're not paying their bills, and their rent hasn't been paid in two months. You fear they will lose everything if you don't intervene. Maybe you started paying some of their bills. You think if you [...]

By |September 28th, 2018|Alcohol Addiction, Alcohol Recovery, Blog, Drug Addiction|0 Comments

From Prescription To Addiction To The Streets

Our previous blog "From Prescription to Addiction" discussed the Opioid Crisis with doctors prescribing pain medications, primarily Oxycontin and Vicodin, to their patients to manage pain following surgery or other pain causing event. Many of these doctors and their patients may be unaware of the highly addictive nature of these medications. Inadvertently these patients may [...]

By |August 30th, 2018|Blog, Drug Addiction|0 Comments

Drug Dependency – Understanding the Symptoms

Drug dependency is an insidious disease that takes over a person’s life and clouds their world in a fog of troubles and struggles. The signs of drug addiction are numerous and varied depending on what type of drug is being abused. Different drugs affect people in various ways. For example, marijuana may make [...]

By |May 26th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Long-Term Addiction Recovery Facilities

Specific programs have been designed to help the long-term drug and alcohol addicts to get over their addiction. For most of the long-term addiction recovery programs, a person will stay in a managed setting for a period of between 90 days and if needed, up to one whole year. A long-term addition recovery [...]

By |April 12th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

What I Learned From drug rehabilitation center

One of the hardest but most redemptive seasons of my life happened when I spent fourteen months in a drug rehabilitation center. In all my years of writing, I have never written about this experience that has so distinctly shaped my life. Of course, I never would have dreamed that over a year [...]

By |March 14th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Rehabilitation Centers – What You Need to Know

In recent times, drug abuse has become a huge problem for both men and women all around the world. However, many studies and pieces of research have told us that men are more likely to abuse substances like heroin, cocaine, and marijuana. For this reason, we have compiled a list of frequently asked [...]

By |March 8th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Faith-Based Drug Addiction Recovery Center for Men

Faith-Based Drug Addiction Recovery in San Diego faith-based drug addiction recovery San Diego CADrug and narcotic related problems have come to the forefront of American society in recent years, which now means that professional and compassionate treatment options are crucial. At Restoration Ranch, we provide Christian faith-based drug rehabilitation to help men overcome [...]

By |February 28th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Alcohol and Drug Cravings – What to do When They Strike

Alcohol and drug cravings can be a serious danger to your addiction recovery; do you know what to do when they strike? Continue reading for ideas and ways that may help your recovery. Alcohol and drug cravings will take place even when working a solid addiction recovery program, sure as the sun will [...]

By |February 27th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments