How is Opiate Addiction Treated?

Since the 1970’s, methadone maintenance therapy (MMT) has been the top treatment for opiate addiction. In recent years, additional pharmacological […]

7 Tips for a Successful Marijuana Detox

Many people believe that marijuana isn’t addictive, but this couldn’t be further from the truth. The National Institute on Drug […]

FDA Warns Against DIY Detox

Plenty of people adhere to the old adage that, “If you want it something done right, you have do it […]

How Much Does Detox Cost?

Inpatient detox is first step in safely withdrawing from drugs and alcohol. The process can last anywhere from three days […]

Jail Detox: Rate of Opiate Relapse Declines Post-Release

It’s well-documented that most people who are currently incarcerated suffered from some form of addiction while committing crimes. A 2010 […]

Detox: Your First Step Toward a New Life

In today’s treatment world, an individual’s continuum of care is much more customizable than it used to be, including the […]

What is Outpatient Detox?

The decision to quit drinking or using drugs is often a voluntary one. For others, the decision is made after […]

What to Expect Your First Day of Detox

The thought of getting sober can be scary for some. But while many are concerned about the lifestyle change, they […]

Methadone Detox: Opiates vs. Opiates

For nearly 50 years, methadone has been used as a transitional medication. Thousands have traded in their addictions to heroin […]

This Natural Antioxidant Can Help During Meth Detox

A study published in the October 2013 edition of the journal Neuroscience Letters found that resveratrol, a natural plant compound, […]