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5 Signs of Addiction to Look for at the Dinner Table This Thanksgiving

Renee DeveneyThe Recovery Village

Thanksgiving is a time to gather as a family. For many families, it means gathering people together from all across the country for a meal that can bring out the best and worst in your clan.
November 17th 2017
Renee Deveney
The Recovery Village

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Real Rehab for Real People

Mike CandelariaAlcohol Treatment, Rehab, The Recovery Village

At The Recovery Village in Umatilla, Florida, a carefully structured plan for addiction treatment is outlined for each patient.
October 10th 2017
Mike Candelaria
Alcohol Treatment, Rehab, The Recovery Village

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Google Restricts Advertising For The Drug And Alcohol Rehab Industry

George FischerRehab, Research and Surveys, The Recovery Village

Google has restricted paid advertising through their Adwords platform for advertisements related to many drug and alcohol rehabilitation services. Details have still not been officially ... Read more
September 15th 2017
George Fischer
Rehab, Research and Surveys, The Recovery Village

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How to Make the Most of Your Stay in Drug Rehab

The Recovery VillageThe Recovery Village

A substance abuse treatment program, also known as drug rehab, is one of the most common ways to start the process of recovery from addiction. ... Read more
September 6th 2017
The Recovery Village
The Recovery Village

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Is Your Medicine Cabinet Contributing to the Opioid Epidemic?

The Recovery VillageThe Recovery Village

Substance abuse originates in any number of ways. The US decision to address a growing drug problem in the 1980s by advising people to “just ... Read more
September 5th 2017
The Recovery Village
The Recovery Village

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New Study Reveals Rise in Alcohol Abuse Nationwide

The Recovery VillageThe Recovery Village

According to a new study released in JAMA Psychiatry, there has been a significant uptick in Americans with alcohol use disorders over the past decade. ... Read more
September 2nd 2017
The Recovery Village
The Recovery Village

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Gov. Rick Scott Declares an Opioid Epidemic Across State of Florida

Mike CandelariaThe Recovery Village

The first signs of good news for the drug-treatment community occurred in May, when Florida Gov. Rick Scott signed Executive Order 17-146, directing a Public Health Emergency and declaring an opioid epidemic across the state.
August 28th 2017
Mike Candelaria
The Recovery Village

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Staying Sober on Vacation: 7 Ways to Make It Happen

The Recovery VillageThe Recovery Village

For many people with substance abuse disorders, vacations may bring back memories of being bombarded with temptation. Since everyone needs a break now and then, ... Read more
August 27th 2017
The Recovery Village
The Recovery Village

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My First Adult Children of Alcoholics Meeting

Olivia PennelleAddiction / Recovery Stories, Alcohol Treatment, The Recovery Village

I walked into my first Adult Children of Alcoholics Meeting (ACA) late—which is kind of ironic, given that I had been brought up to never be late.

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5 Things to Consider When Getting Sober

Kelly FitzgeraldAddiction, The Recovery Village

One of the things I am most often asked is, “I’m just starting out with my sobriety, do you have any advice for me?”
July 17th 2017
Kelly Fitzgerald
Addiction, The Recovery Village