Rehab & Treatment

Will Insurance Cover an Addiction Caused Hospital Trip?

Addiction to legal substances (such as opioid prescriptions or alcohol) can cause overdoses and serious medical complications just as illegal substances (such as heroin). The symptoms of an overdose may range from vomiting to loss of breath, coma, liver failure and death, so you should seek medical attention as soon…

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Is Inpatient or Outpatient Treatment Right for Me?

Addiction treatments must be highly individualized to work, so choosing the right setting is particularly important. A person with a severe, long-term addiction or addiction to multiple drugs may benefit more from inpatient treatment while someone with a less severe addiction may only need outpatient treatment.
Benefits of Inpatient…

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Five Things to Know Before Calling an Interventionist

Planning and performing an addiction intervention plays a crucial role in efforts to help an addicted loved one regain health. But despite what we have seen in the media, an intervention is not necessarily a confrontational meeting full of drama. In reality, for proper addiction recovery, an intervention should be…

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4 Reasons It’s Important to Know How You’re Feeling after Treatment

The benefits of feeling emotionally and physically well go far beyond the ones we can mention. It is a well-known fact that performance, stamina, motivation and other needed traits rely heavily on mental and physical wellness, so it is easy to understand why emotions and addiction recovery are closely…

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What to Do If Treatment Doesn’t Meet Your Expectations

Seeking treatment for addiction or a mental health concern is in itself a huge step. After this decision, people will soon realize how good life can be without addiction and how they can accomplish new goals. However, many people at this time form certain expectations about the experience of addiction…

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