Addiction

The Dangers of Detoxing at Home

The Dangers of Detoxing at Home

Nearly half of Americans have experience with addiction in one way or another [1]. We all know someone who has faced the challenges of fighting addiction. Detox is the first step in getting sober, but detoxing outside of a Boca detox center can be a dangerous choice. Detoxification is a medically and emotionally challenging process that can be deadly without…

What Happens After Cocaine Detox?

What Happens After Cocaine Detox?

Many drugs hijack the brain’s natural communication systems, flooding them with excess dopamine to produce a high. Cocaine is responsible for this, blocking dopamine transmitters and resulting in overflow of neurotransmitters in the brain [1]. With neurological chemical manipulations of the brain, cocaine produces challenging detox symptoms. Defeating the neurochemical manipulations and controls requires medical detox for safe recovery [2].…

Mental Health Support During Alcohol Detox

Mental Health Support During Alcohol Detox

Many patients struggling with alcohol use disorder are also struggling with co-occurring mental health and medical problems [1]. These kinds of intersections present unique challenges when it comes to the detox process. At Detox Boca, our alcohol detox home is run by caring professionals who understand that patients need mental health support during alcohol detox. Mental health support during the…

What to Bring to a Detox Center

What to Bring to a Detox Center

The detoxification process can be one of the most challenging aspects of recovery. Whether you’re detoxing from alcohol, heroin, Xanax, or other drugs, it’s important to find the safest resources for your detox process. At Detox Boca, our Boca Raton drug rehab and detox facility is a trusted resource for effective detox approaches. We offer medically monitored detox for your…

Myths about Marijuana Detox

Myths about Marijuana Detox

With more states allowing recreational or medical marijuana use, many people aren’t sure about how dangerous this drug can be. While not as immediately damaging as some other drugs, marijuana does have the potential to cause considerable cognitive damage. For example, prolonged marijuana use during adolescence and early adulthood can lead to impaired connections with neurons, causing problems with self-awareness,…

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