Tag - What Happens After Detox?

Alcohol Advertisements And The Adolescent Mind

How Does Alcohol Abuse Affect Your Health

Alcohol can have a damaging impact on vital organs. Individuals that drink habitually are placing their bodies under immense stress. This can have a profound long-term effect on a person’s ability to function properly. At the Crosby Clinic, we encounter individuals battling alcohol addiction. Some individuals are able to reverse their health complications by getting alcohol treatment. The Impact Of Alcohol On The Body In the human body, alcohol works as a central nervous system depressant. It has stimulant properties that flood [...]

What Happens During Detox?

Now that you have made the decision to commit yourself to a drug treatment program, you may be wondering what lies ahead for you. At the Crosby Clinic, we meet patients every day that are anxious about the road ahead. Most addicts that enter inpatient rehab will go through some type of detox. This is often considered the first step toward recovery and it is also one of the most important. No matter what type of addiction you are [...]

How Long Will I Have To Stay In Rehab?

When it comes to determining how long a person will have to stay in a residential rehabilitation treatment program, it is really difficult to predict. Each case is very different from the next. Some programs are designed for long-term utilization while others are dependent upon the particular type of care a patient receives. At the Crosby Clinic, we have several treatment options available for patients. We are especially proud of our individualized treatment plans, which take into account specific [...]

Dealing With Opioid Withdrawal

The number of individuals affected by opioid use across the globe is in the millions, with the largest percentage being individuals addicted to pain medication they were given after surgery or for pain conditions. We encounter individuals at the Crosby Clinic battling opioid addictions where pill use turned into illegal drugs, like heroin, because it was cheaper and easier to get a hold of. The unfortunate truth is that this type of drug is extremely powerful. They can cause [...]