Addiction Treatment Blog

How Long After You Stop Drinking Does Your Body Heal?

How Long After You Stop Drinking Does Your Body Heal?

Alcohol abuse is infamous for the toll that it can take on the body, although some risks are misunderstood and others are understated. Any person can suffer serious liver damage from alcohol, and young people who drink to excess...

How Do I Know If I Have Brain Damage From Drugs?

How Do I Know If I Have Brain Damage From Drugs?

Drug abuse comes with consequences that last long after the initial high, and many of these effects are visible on an MRI. For instance, opioid overdoses can often cause traumatic brain injuries if not death. However, this...

How Can You Tell If Someone is Under the Influence of Heroin?

How Can You Tell If Someone is Under the Influence of Heroin?

Many people suffer from heroin addiction while living seemingly normal lives, despite the fact that the drug is going to be in their system almost constantly for them to be able to function normally. While the signs of drug abuse...

Why You Should Find a Rehab to Help You Detox

Why You Should Find a Rehab to Help You Detox

Suffering from addiction is a scary, difficult experience that can often feel shameful due to the cultural stigma around it. It can be tempting to try to detox alone in silence, but this is a risky proposition that increases your risk of relapse and complications....

Why Should I Go to Rehab Sooner Rather Than Later?

Why Should I Go to Rehab Sooner Rather Than Later?

Substance abuse and addiction have only been increasing since the start of the opioid epidemic, especially during the pandemic. It's all too common that we see individuals ignoring the signs of addiction which leads to fewer and...

What to Look Forward to Celebrating the Holidays Sober

What to Look Forward to Celebrating the Holidays Sober

Our culture treats casual binge drinking and alcohol in general as a prerequisite for fun, which can make the approach of the holidays difficult for people in recovery. While the temptation to drink can be stressful, you should...

How to Support a Loved One Who Decides to Go to Rehab

How to Support a Loved One Who Decides to Go to Rehab

So, someone you care about has finally sought help for their addiction. While it's a relief for all involved, it also comes with its own challenges. Helping someone through their recovery journey is a new experience, and the...

How ARC Takes Treatment Beyond Drug Rehab Centers

How ARC Takes Treatment Beyond Drug Rehab Centers

Drug addiction destroys countless families and claims tens of thousands of lives each year, and the fight against the drug abuse epidemic has many fronts. Helping people get clean one by one is vital, but it's not all there is. The shame and stigma that people...

How Drug Addiction and Rehab Have Evolved

How Drug Addiction and Rehab Have Evolved

While attitudes are changing as information surrounding addiction becomes more widely-known, there's still a common lack of understanding of this complex condition. Many outdated myths persist, and some people still imagine...

Best Rehab in Tucson, Arizona

Best Rehab in Tucson, Arizona

Overcoming addiction is one of the hardest things a person can do in their life, and it's important not to do it alone. Working with an excellent drug rehab facility can make all of the difference in the world, but you need to exercise caution when choosing a rehab....

How America’s Rehab Campus Puts Patients First

How America’s Rehab Campus Puts Patients First

Seeking addiction treatment services for drug or alcohol abuse is a monumental step on the road to sobriety. At America's Rehab Campus, we take the decision to stop addiction seriously. At ARC, addiction and substance abuse recovery are handled at one location to make...

How Long Can Withdrawal Symptoms From Pills Last?

How Long Can Withdrawal Symptoms From Pills Last?

Substance abuse and addiction relating to prescription opioids and other pills has been on the rise in the US for over 20 years. Over 10 million people aged 12 or older used opioid painkillers in the past year. While opioids are the most commonly abused prescription...

Why Do I Need a Professional Rehab Center?

Why Do I Need a Professional Rehab Center?

Addiction to drugs or alcohol is never something you or a loved one want to realize has developed. When the use of drugs or alcohol starts having negative impacts on you or the people around you, it's time to take a step back and...

How Does Giving Up Alcohol Reduce Anxiety?

How Does Giving Up Alcohol Reduce Anxiety?

The use of alcohol to help unwind after a stressful experience has become so normalized that many Americans see no issue with the practice. Alcohol serves to help users relax by depressing, or slowing down, the central nervous...

How Do Drugs Damage the Brain?

How Do Drugs Damage the Brain?

Advocacy organizations that spread awareness of the risks of drug abuse have done a good job of helping the American populace understand some of the dangers. For instance, it's a widely-known truism that alcohol kills brain...

Common Behaviors Associated with Heroin Addiction

Common Behaviors Associated with Heroin Addiction

Heroin and other opioid painkillers like it are at the heart of America's drug abuse and overdose epidemic. However, there's even more to addiction than fatalities and grim statistics. As people suffer from addiction, they often engage in risky or otherwise...

What Are the Short and Long-Term Alcohol Withdrawal Symptoms?

What Are the Short and Long-Term Alcohol Withdrawal Symptoms?

The thought of quitting alcohol after abusing the substance can seem like an unthinkable task to take on. Withdrawal symptoms can begin within hours of starting detox. Long-term alcohol withdrawal symptoms can last a lifetime depending on how heavily the individual...

1-833-272-7342