What Is Acute Hospital-Based Detox?

What Is Acute Hospital-Based Detox?

Detoxification is defined as a medical protocol that is conducted under the supervision of a physician to systematically reduce the amount of the addictive substance in a person’s body.

An initial medical examination is conducted by a physician, nurse practitioner, and/or physician’s assistant under the supervision of a physician who works with the team to prescribe any and all necessary pharmacological medications necessary to secure safe withdrawal. Orlando residents considering detox and addiction treatment should familiarize themselves with such steps in order to ease their recovery process. [Read more…]

How to Avoid Losing Your Job to Drug Use

How to Avoid Losing Your Job to Drug Use

For Orlando residents who abuse drugs and have jobs, little causes as much fear as a drug test. Failing a company’s drug test could result in immediate job loss, or you may not even get hired for a potential job if a company requires a clean drug history. If you face job loss, are concerned that your addiction could cause job loss or if you notice that your addiction is damaging your work, then seek professional addiction help as soon as possible. With the right help, you can not only get clean, but you can also retain your job, so there is no reason to wait. [Read more…]