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MDMA Addiction

MDMA Addiction

A new generation is embracing the use of MDMA (ecstasy) to achieve a purer and safer high. Unfortunately, widespread use of MDMA is causing a growing number of individuals to fall victims to addiction. At the Crosby Clinic, we provide adequate drug treatment at our Escondido inpatient rehab that helps individuals overcome their addictions to MDMA and other harmful substances. Unfortunately, a lot of individuals are finding MDMA is not as safe is it was once believed to be. [...]

Synthetic Marijuana Use On The Rise

Synthetic Marijuana Use On The Rise

Although there has been a nationwide push to legalize marijuana, it comes with endless controversy. Some individuals strongly support its legalization while others are strongly opposed. Although marijuana is often viewed as beneficial for medicinal purposes, some individuals utilize synthetic marijuana recreationally to achieve a high. Unfortunately, this substance is extremely harmful and is not really marijuana at all. The Crosby Clinic offers drug treatment to anyone serious about getting substance abuse help to combat their addiction and take [...]

Should I Tell My Friend's Parents That They Have A Drug Addiction?

Should I Tell My Friend’s Parents That They Have A Drug Addiction?

Being around your friend more than others makes it easier for you to notice their changes. You see them at outings, with friends, shopping, at parties, or even relaxing at home and you may have noticed they have a substance abuse problem. At the Crosby Clinic, we encourage anyone battling a substance abuse problem to get drug treatment as soon as possible. The problem is that you may know your friend has an addiction, but their family and other [...]

Blebbistatin For Drug Recovery

Blebbistatin For Drug Recovery

At the Crosby Clinic, we provide endless drug treatment programs for individuals battling addictions. One of the worst problems associated with overcoming addictions is combating cravings and urges to use. Doing so effectively involves implementing reliable coping methods that help patients resist drug urges in a healthy manner. Imagine a world where we could take medication and simply “forget” the feeling or urges to get high or a world where we forget everything about drug use. A group of scientists [...]

Addiction And Borderline Personality Disorder

Addiction And Borderline Personality Disorder

Struggling from addiction is already detrimental to a person’s health, life, and wellbeing. Adding a borderline personality disorder alongside the addiction can make matters even more challenging. When a person suffers from addiction as well as a borderline personality disorder, they have what is referred to as a co-occurring disorder or dual diagnosis. The Crosby Clinic offers dual diagnosis treatment programs that combat co-occurring conditions for patients simultaneously. It is crucial to combat co-occurring conditions together in order to [...]

Neuroplasticity And Addiction Recovery

The Effects Of Using Salvia

Hallucinogenic drugs are quite difficult to get a hold of. Unfortunately, a lot of individuals found a legal option that provides the same effect as most illegal stimulants. Their solution: Salvia. Despite widespread efforts across the nation, most states still allow Salvia to be purchased over the counter legally. At the Crosby Clinic, we recognize the damaging impact hallucinogenic drugs like Salvia are having on people across the country. It is crucial for anyone abusing Salvia to get drug [...]

Dangers Of Binge Drinking

Dangers Of Binge Drinking

People across the country enjoy gathering to socialize in a safe and pleasurable environment with friends. Adding alcohol to the mix in moderation can help individuals relax and let loose without engaging in harmful activities. Unfortunately, individuals often take this experience to the extreme. Individuals often come to the Crosby Clinic for alcohol treatment when they are no longer able to control the amount of alcohol they consume at a sitting. When people drink excessive amounts of alcohol, they [...]

Substance Use Disorder

Substance Use Disorder

Across the United States, millions of innocent people are victims of substance use disorders. Individuals in need of substance abuse help can come to the Crosby Clinic anytime. Although occasional use of most substances does not guarantee that they are suffering from addiction, frequent and continual use can indicate that someone is suffering. It is important to understand the nature of addiction, how it develops, and why it is so important to overcome. What Are Substance Use Disorders? According to Substance [...]

Alcohol Addiction Is Not The End

Alcohol Addiction Is Not The End

Millions of Americans fall victim to the bottle every day. Battling an alcohol addiction can have a damaging impact on your life. Alcohol use jeopardize your financial stability, ruin your relationships and, in most cases where individuals do not get substance abuse help, it can have a damaging or lethal impact on your health. The Crosby Clinic offers exceptional alcohol rehabilitation that helps individuals overcome their addictions and get back to living healthy. Alcohol Damages Your Health Individuals who engage in [...]

More Ways To Convince My Adult Child To Go To Rehab

How Individuals Enable Their Loved One’s Addiction

Families that have a member battling addiction are often at a loss on how they should react. Quite often they are scared for their loved one and walk on eggshells to keep them happy. Quite often, families lie to others about the addict’s actions and behavior in order to cover for them. They will take responsibility for their actions, provide financial assistance, and make strides to cover a person’s habits. These are all actions of enabling addiction and they should [...]