Medical Detox: What Is Medical Detox and How Does It Work?

Medical Detox: What Is Medical Detox and How Does It Work?

It’s a lot easier to get addicted than unaddicted, as anyone who has survived multiple “just quit” attempts knows all too well. Most people who swear “that’s my last drink” after a bad night give up that resolve when their bodies and emotions start complaining again—which may actually be a safer response than sticking out the full course of “home detox,” which is dangerous if not deadly in most cases.

10 Warning Signs That Your Teen May Have a Drug Problem

10 Warning Signs That Your Teen May Have a Drug Problem

If there’s anything worse than having an addiction, it’s seeing someone you love—especially your child—suffer from an addiction, while you feel powerless to do anything. For this reason, many parents who suspect drug use in their teenagers are tempted to ignore it and hope it goes away. Which, far more often than not, means it only gets worse.