Tag Archives: drug addiction treatment

An integrated approach towards the treatment of addiction & depression

Addiction & Depression are two wrongs that intensify each other. Sometimes, the former may lead to the latter and vice versa. Determining the root cause is difficult but both must be treated as equal contributors in worsening mental & physical health. The most important aspect is that they feed off each other. If not treated […]


Anger in recovery: the gateway to recurring relapses & health hazards

Achieving emotional stability is a major indicator of healthy recovery. But sometimes, they overpower the addict’s will to attain a positive mindset. Emotions like anger & irritation cause major hindrances in drug addiction treatment as they trigger feelings that lead to frequent relapses in recovery. If an alcohol addict takes a decision in anger, it […]


Over-The-Counter Drug Abuse is real, don’t take it casually

OTC or Over-The-Counter drugs are medicinal drugs acquired easily from a local drug store. Since they don’t require a doctor’s prescription, teenagers are easily susceptible to their influence. They aren’t as lethal as illegal drugs like weed or heroin. Yet they possess physical & mental dangers that can make the user addicted to them in […]


It is Never Too Late to Seek Help: 3 Steps is all it takes

Even though it might not seem so, it’s never too late to take a U-turn towards the road to recovery. The only thing worse than being a serious addict is being a serious addict and living in denial. Granted, substance abuse is not a problem which could be fixed overnight, it takes time and conscious […]


A Clarion Call for Safety of De-addiction Patients at Every Rehab Center

There has been a great upsurge in the number of people seeking recovery from addictions. With the increase in number of addiction cases, several rehab centers have come up across the nation. While many of them have standard practices and professional approach towards addiction recovery and taking care of patients, some of the rehab centers […]


Why drug addiction treatment must be started at an early stage?

Drug addiction has become a common problem amongst the Indian youth. With increasing exposure to pop culture, internet and frequent distractions, teenagers are prone to addictions without even knowing it. Unawareness of the consequences and curiosity of young years lead them to indulge in drug use which ultimately turns into substance abuse. In recent years, […]



Drug Rehab for Young Adult

The phase of young adulthood is when maturing adolescents are expected to emerge as responsible adults who are capable to take responsibility. They are at a time of their life when career, relationships and exploring themselves are the main things that revolve around their life. However, there are many young adults who find it difficult […]


Why Do Teenagers Initiate The Use of Alcohol & Drugs?

The teenage phase is a vulnerable time for everyone. This is when people start to make their own decisions and build their own identities. But, it is important to understand that teens don’t use alcohol or drugs with the intent of becoming addicted. Their adolescence makes them believe that only those who drink or consume […]


Is weed addiction real enough to seek treatment?

Most of us know that weed is widely used. What we don’t know are answers to the following questions; is weed a drug? Can it and does it cause addiction? The answer to the first question is often found in two extremes; one is that it is definitely a dangerous drug and the other is […]