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What Is an Intensive Outpatient Program?

What Is Intensive Outpatient Treatment? Intensive outpatient treatment is drug and alcohol treatment for people who do not need to go through medical detox. Many people need a residential treatment program where they can stay shielded from the stresses and triggers of their typical environment. People who come from troubled homes or who live on…

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Find The Best Residential Treatment | Renaissance Recovery

You need to be clear on the different types of residential treatment for both drug and alcohol rehab and mental health. The most important factor here, is life long recovery.  When someone you know is suffering from substance abuse, their caretakers and family members must know what treatment options are available. Because there are many…

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Side Effects of Injecting Drugs

Injecting drugs impacts your physical, mental, and emotional health. As a result, commonly injected drugs such as heroin, cocaine, and opioids have serious long-term side effects on the human body. Injecting drugs is a very dangerous activity because it can quickly lead to addiction. This can make long-term side effects worse and harder to overcome.…

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How Can I Afford a Drug Recovery Center Near Huntington Beach, CA?

A drug recovery center may not be as expensive as you might imagine. If you have never been through rehab, you might have obtained your perception from regular, mostly misleading media highlights. Some media stories over-focus on celebs in luxurious treatment facilities. At Renaissance Recovery in CA, we understand that rehab facilities are not as…

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How Does Partial Hospitalization Work?

A partial hospitalization program (PHP) is a highly structured mental health and addiction program that operates for several hours each day, three to five days each week. You can participate in scheduled treatment sessions due the day and then return home each evening. This program gives you more independence than a residential treatment program, but…

woman struggles with the long term effects of opioid use

Long-Term Effects of Opioid Use

Opioids are a class of drugs that doctors prescribe for severe or chronic pain. Common opioids include oxycodone, hydrocodone, morphine, fentanyl, methadone, and heroin. While these drugs are effective at treating pain, they are also highly dangerous and addictive. The long-term side effects of opioids can include psychological and physical problems and overdose and fatality.…

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Sober Thanksgiving in Fountain Valley

Are you planning a sober Thanksgiving in Fountain Valley? Many Americans associate Thanksgiving with partying. Families meet for feasting, basketball tournaments, swimming competitions, and the predominant theme of thankfulness. However, holidays can seem to be a big test for sobriety. For people who have gone through rehab, Renaissance Recovery, CA admits that get-togethers can also…