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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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]