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What Does Alcohol Do To Your Liver?

Memory Loss, Dementia, Alzheimer’s, Death: Proven Dual Diagnosis Solutions

Death by drug overdose is higher than it’s ever been in the United States. It has surpassed the number of deaths by HIV at its 1995 peak, death by car crash at its 1972 peak, and death by guns at its 1993 peak. In fact, in just two years, more Americans died from opiate addiction than in the Vietnam War. The following statistics help emphasize the magnitude of this epidemic: An estimated 2 million Americans are dependent on opiates In 2015, [...]

The Crosby Clinic Leads the Way in Feeding the Homeless

The Crosby Clinic and over 50 volunteers, prepped lunch bags with turkey sandwiches, fruit, water bottles, and a positive message as a part of #HashtagLunchbag. The event takes place the last Saturday of every month.

From Prescription Opiates To Heroin Addiction

Heroin Abuse and Addiction Are Finally Experiencing a Solution!

With new methods of addiction treatment seeing success, the epidemic of heroin and opioid addiction, major killers, could one day become diseases of the past. America’s opioid epidemic has reached critical mass. In 2015 (the latest year for which data is available), 12.5 million people abused prescription opioids. Since then, that number has almost certainly climbed much higher. What often begins as a legitimate use of prescription narcotics frequently devolves into a gripping reliance on a cheaper, easier-to-get substitute: Heroin. Naltrexone, in several [...]

New Key Topics in Pain Management

With in-depth reviews and analyses of recent advances in pain medicine, this Crosby program also addresses the tremendous changes affecting the practice of pain management. Intensive Update provides insightful assessment and clinical evaluation to help you better: Understand the pathophysiology of acute and chronic pain Identify various chronic neuropathic pain conditions Recognize the impact and reform on pain medicine New, novel, state-of-the-art interventional and non-interventional techniques in diagnosis and management of chronic pain, mobility and headaches

Admissions Process For A Drug Rehab

The Benefits of a Medically Monitored Drug Rehab Program

The decision to enter rehab is never an easy one; it often follows a long and painful road of failed attempts at living a drug- or alcohol-free life. Although the will to change is an important part of breaking the addiction cycle, without the proper support, relapse is likely. At The Crosby Clinic in San Diego, our medically monitored drug rehab programs provide that necessary support and help patients to achieve long-term sobriety. Take a look below at the [...]

Vivitrol For Addiction

Vivitrol: A safety net during opiate addiction treatment Vivitrol Treatment for opioid addiction | Vivitrol Doctors

Vivitrol: Proven treatment option eliminates cravings, withdrawal symptoms   How Does Vivitrol Works? Benefits of Vivitrol Treatment Vivitrol Treatment at The Crosby Clinic There’s a new, comprehensive way to treat opiate addiction—once and for all. Until recently, individuals suffering from opiate abuse had limited treatment options available beyond Narcotics Anonymous. While helpful for some, traditional 12-step programming doesn’t address the underlying causes for many. And why? Because full recovery requires working through the difficult emotions, painful experiences, and unresolved psychological or neurological problems that often [...]