Three men are talking about men's rehab centers in Arizona

Characteristics of the Men’s Rehab Centers Arizona Trusts

With a suburban feel and a population of about 239,000 people, Scottsdale Arizona is considered one of the best places to live in the area. Located in Maricopa County, Scottsdale sets within the gorgeous Sonoran Desert. With the scenic McDowell Mountains, Tonto National Forrest, McDowell Mountains, and Salt River surrounding it, this area is a…

man holding pills in his hand suffers from an oxy addiction

How to Find an Oxy Addiction Program

If you or a loved one have been struggling with an addiction to opiates such as oxycontin, it is imperative that you seek treatment. Supervision and medical attention occur during the process of recovery from addiction to opiates. Choosing, an oxy addiction treatment program might seem like a difficult task. The more you know the…

Therapist explains to a man sitting on a couch the difference between harm reduction vs abstinence

Harm Reduction vs Abstinence, What’s the Difference?

There are two approaches to deal with substance use disorder. These are harm reduction and abstinence. However, there has been controversy on what precisely is the difference between the two methods. Let’s delve deeper to understand the difference between harm reduction vs abstinence. Harm Reduction Harm reduction therapy refers to a set of strategies aimed at…

doctor explains to a man all the services offered at the Arizona heroin rehab center

How to Choose Your Arizona Heroin Rehab Center

Every year, more than 47,000 people die in the United States because of an opioid overdose. The opioid crisis, which includes prescription painkiller, heroin, and fentanyl, is at peak levels. The epidemic is especially bad in larger cities such as Scottsdale, Arizona. An Arizona heroin addiction treatment center helps stem the tide of drug addiction…

Man jogging celebrates mens health month

Celebrate Mens Health Month 2019

There are more men in the United States struggling with drugs and alcohol addiction than women, according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse. The reason behind this is that men respond differently to seeking help compared to women. Men, therefore, tend to suffer more effects and struggle in their recovery process. As we celebrate…

Older gentleman experiencing opiate withdrawal symptoms

Recognizing Opiate Withdrawal Symptoms

According to the Arizona Department of Health Services, doctors and pharmacists dispensed 325,600 opiate prescriptions to Arizona residents last month. Between June 15, 2017, and April 4, 2019, there have 20,350 suspect opioid overdoses in Arizona. As both a physiological and psychological addictive substance, quitting opiates after becoming chemically dependent will induce opiate withdrawal symptoms.…