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How to Comfort Someone Scared of Detox

How to Comfort Someone Scared of Detox

Addiction isn’t just an individual problem, it’s a family problem. As addiction consumes a person’s life, causing those struggling with addiction to compromise their family relationships in favor of finding their next fix [1]. Sadly, this means it can be tough for people struggling with addiction to get the support they need in recovery. In fact, support is exactly what…

Signs You Are Detoxing from Heroin

Signs You Are Detoxing from Heroin

Signs You Are Detoxing from Heroin  There are many factors that contribute to heroin addiction. For some people, painkillers and opiates provided the groundwork for heroin addiction. Other people may have started with heroin right away. Like many opioids, heroin is derived from opium plants. Heroin quickly enters the brain, binding to opioid receptors in regions involved in pain and…

Signs That You Are Detoxing from Cocaine

Signs That You Are Detoxing from Cocaine

Cocaine detox and cocaine withdrawal are completely different. Though both are linked to a user’s physical and mental dependence on the drugs, both withdrawal and detox are related to different stages of cocaine rehabilitation. Detoxing from cocaine is the first step in the recovering process. When Does Cocaine Detox Begin? Cocaine withdrawal begins when a user stops taking the drug…

Why do I Feel Pain After Detox?

Why do I Feel Pain After Detox?

Pain is a common side effect of drug detox and something that detox centers are prepared to help people through. Most people will experience pain before or after detoxing. There’s a simple reason we experience pain after detox. Overall, withdrawal cannot be completely avoided when detoxing. What Happening to Your Body and Brain During Detox? In the initial phase of…

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