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Signs That Your Loved One is Addicted to Drugs

New Jersey, 05/23/2018 /SubmitPressRelease123/ Holistic drug addiction treatment center, Summit Behavioral Health, offers insight into how to tell if your loved one is battling a drug addiction. There are some telltale signs that your family member is using or abusing drugs. The following are signs to look out for to determine if your loved one needs help for substance abuse: Being more secretive than normal....

How Does Insurance Work for Addiction Treatment?

New Jersey, 05/20/2018 /SubmitPressRelease123/ Once a person has made the decision that he or she needs to seek treatment for addiction, one of his or her main concerns is how to pay for it. The good news is that there are some insurance options for them to choose from to help with the cost of addiction treatment. Both public and private health insurance typically covers at least a portion of the expenses...

Addiction Treatment & Rehab Near Camden, New Jersey, by Serenity At Summit

New Jersey, 05/13/2018 /SubmitPressRelease123/ The city of Camden, New Jersey is located in Camden County, just across the Delaware River from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It is the 12th largest city in New Jersey, with a population of 77,344. Camden, the county seat of Camden County, consists of over twenty different neighborhoods and is home to major tourist attractions like the BB&T Pavilion, the USS...

How Substance Abuse Causes Risky Behavior

New Jersey, 05/09/2018 /SubmitPressRelease123/ One of the few good things about the opioid crisis is that it has shed much-needed light about substance abuse issues, and has triggered public debate about developing new ways of handling this challenge. Lawmakers and healthcare officials throughout the U.S. have implemented programs aimed at curbing the number of fatal overdoses among their residents, and...

Are ADHD Medications Addictive?

New Jersey, 05/08/2018 /SubmitPressRelease123/ There are many people – especially children – who are diagnosed with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in the U.S. every year. These patients are often prescribed medication to help them manage the symptoms of the disorder. While the medications can be very effective for the treatment of ADHD, they can also pose the risk of addiction when they...

Tips for When Addiction and Mental Illness Co-Occur

New Jersey, 05/03/2018 /SubmitPressRelease123/ New Jersey addiction rehab, Serenity at Summit, offers some useful tips for those who are suffering from co-occurring disorders. Tips for Continued Recovery of Co-Occurring Disorders Getting clean and sober is just the beginning of recovery for people with co-occurring disorders. Your continued recovery will depend on continuing psychiatric care, an addiction...

The Role of Behavioral Counselors In Addiction Treatment

New Jersey, 05/01/2018 /SubmitPressRelease123/ According to statistics, many big cities are experiencing significant delays in getting drug addicts and alcohol abusers into treatment facilities. For example, in Boston, wait times for people to get into residential treatment facilities average about 23 days, and more than 90 percent of detox programs in the city are at full capacity. Boston also accounts for...

Are Toxic Air Pollutants Linked With Arthritis

Riverdale, NJ, 05/01/2018 /SubmitPressRelease123/ Air pollution can cause a number of different health problems depending upon factors like the kind of air pollutant a person is exposed to, the concentration of the pollutant, and the person’s individual genetics. It’s long been known that air pollution can lead to the development of cardiovascular and respiratory ailments. This makes sense, as the...

What Happens When I Get to Drug Detox?

New Jersey, 04/26/2018 /SubmitPressRelease123/ Drug and alcohol rehab center, Serenity at Summit, shares what clients can expect when they walk into drug detox. They know that making the decision to seek treatment for addiction isn’t easy, it takes a great leap of faith and a willingness to try to change. Knowing what to expect can help alleviate some of the fear and anxiety new clients feel upon entering...

Can I See My Own Doctor If I am Injured at Work?

Philadelphia, 04/25/2018 /SubmitPressRelease123/ Pennsylvania workers’ compensation attorney, Rand Spear, is often asked about the restrictions on which doctors you are able to see when you suffer a workplace injury. Many people want to see their own doctor but are told they must see a specific company-chosen doctor. Here, Rand Spear explains the restrictions and what you need to do to ensure you receive...