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Drug Rehab - The Basics

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Summary:
Drug and alcohol addiction is a disease where the individual suffering
will need to detox or enter into rehab to recover. Addiction cannot be
cured, so the individual might have craving’s their whole lives, but the
addict can still live a happy, healthy life if they abstain from the
substance.


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Article Body:
Drug and alcohol addiction is a disease where the individual suffering
will need to detox or enter into rehab to recover. Addiction cannot be
cured, so the individual might have craving’s their whole lives, but the
addict can still live a happy, healthy life if they abstain from the
substance.

When substance abuse is stop, there are several withdrawal symptoms that
occur, ranging from mild to severe, depending on the individual and the
substance. Withdrawal from a chemical may be done at home or in a
hospital, but should always been done under medical supervision, as
detoxification from a chemical is always dangerous. Many individual
might want to take the drug just one last time in order to cease the pain
of withdrawal. However, it is after detoxification is complete and
problems in the persons life trigger cravings that there is a real risk
for relapse. There are many programs for the newly clean drug addict
that offer support and counseling in the process of long term recovery.

 If you have a friend or family member who has a problem with addiction,
you should talk to them, and ask them if they want help. It is important
to specialize the process of recovery to the specific needs of you’re the
individual. You should also be a positive role model for your loved one.
Encourage activities that do not put the person in a situation where they
would be around drugs or alcohol. You should always be supportive and
caring, although you might be frustrated at times. After your loved one
has become clean, remember they need all the love they can get so they
don’t go looking for it in self-medication.

				
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