Pain Management and Addiction Treatment

Many addicts in Orlando struggle with addiction due to fear of withdrawal symptoms. Depending on drug choice, duration of use, and age, withdrawal symptoms can be severe and even life threatening. The pain that many addicts either have heard about or have endured can be enough to make them avoid detoxing altogether. There is a balance that can help an addict avoid pain while detoxing as well as maintaining responsible drug use.
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Do Genetics Impact Addiction Recovery?

Do genetics impact addiction recovery

Genetics do impact addiction: scientific research over the last few years has determined that certain people are more prone to addiction than others based on their genetic makeup. However, not all Orlando individuals that are prone to addiction will become addicts. However, if you are addicted, know that genetics can affect your rate of recovery, symptoms and overall quality of sobriety.
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Am I Experiencing Drug Cravings?

Am I Experiencing Drug Cravings?

Drug cravings can be powerful and difficult for Orlando residents to resist. They can seem uncontrollable and can cause you to behave in an uncharacteristic manner. When you use a substance for a period of time, your body can begin to think that it needs that substance, even if that substance is actually harmful to you. These cravings for drugs can be both physical and psychological. If you find that your drug cravings are causing problems, it is time to seek professional help.
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