There is a very unfortunate belief held by some that a person must “hit rock bottom” before they can be helped. Yet with the type of drugs on the market today, a person can easily be dead before they hit rock bottom.
When someone you love needs help for a substance abuse habit that has spiraled out of control, you must find an effective rehab center. When talking to drug rehab centers, ask them about their approach to recovery and if long-term sobriety is an expected goal.
Can science cure addiction? This is one of those age-old questions. Highly debated. Constantly contested. Rarely agreed upon. We’re always hearing about the scientific research studies where scientists are able to supposedly “cure” addiction in lab rats.
In 21st century America, drug and alcohol abuse is becoming more common, perhaps more common than it ever has been before. We are faced with a drug addiction epidemic , a crippling nightmare that has caused more than twenty-four million Americans to become hooked on drugs and alcohol.
What would your community be like if there was no addiction? According to the National Drug Information Center, the US as a whole would save $193 billion dollars on all the damage created by drug abuse and addiction.
Narconon Louisiana is a drug rehabilitation center located in Denham Springs, Louisiana. Just like the other Narconon drug rehabilitation centers, Narconon Louisiana helps people get off the most addicting drugs as painlessly as possible using drug-free withdrawal methods that follow any medical wean down needed.
Here is a success story from one graduate of Narconon Suncoast in Florida. “At this moment in time, I don’t even have the words to describe the sense of accomplishment I have right now. This program has not only given me my life back but has changed it drastically.
In the field of addiction treatment, what is usually meant when you say “detox” is a medically supervised period of coming off the drugs a person was using. At Narconon, detoxification means something very different.
Finding out that a loved one has been using and is addicted to heroin is a terrible moment for any parent, sibling or other family members. Yet there is a way out of the nightmare of heroin addiction.
When a family seeks a recovery program for a loved one, the variety of treatment programs they face will probably be baffling to them. It’s important to find the right type of program and one that aligns with the person's beliefs.