HomeTagdetox Archives | Struggling With Addiction

https://strugglingwithaddiction.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Why-is-drug-rehab-so-frequently-unsuccessful-758794-1280x720.jpg

Drug rehab statistics show that the percentage of those who will relapse after a period of recovery ranges from 40 to 60%. These recurrence rates are similar to those of chronic illnesses like hypertension and diabetes. People spend a lot of money and effort on treatment, so why is drug rehab so frequently unsuccessful?   Addiction is commonly known as relapsing disease. This might explain why over 85% of patients with drug use disorders relapse...

https://strugglingwithaddiction.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/synthetic-marijuana-k2-spice-smoking-2695847-1280x720.jpg

The medical marijuana craze has ignited a multi-billion dollar industry. From oils to tinctures to lotions to lattes to e-cigarettes in all shapes and sizes, for pain, anxiety, depression, seizures, autism, soft skin, hangover, etc., marijuana is everywhere. In fact, those who invested in top marijuana companies in 2016 are potentially up more than 1000%. Yet another danger lurks under the guise of “synthetic marijuana”, “K2”, or “spice”. It is not a surprise that marijuana...

https://strugglingwithaddiction.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/drugs-detox-death-overdose-19-1280x720.jpg

There is an unfortunate number of substances that can be seriously dangerous for your health and well-being should you quit taking them cold-turkey, or without the supervision of a healthcare or addiction professional. The nature of addiction means that your body or brain has a dependency and requirement on the substance you are withdrawing from. The lack of that substance in your body throws you out of whack. This can lead to reactions as simple...