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The dangers of rapid detox can put you at risk. Retreat of Atlanta offers safe detox options instead.
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The Dangers of Rapid Detox

For the 20 million Americans who are affected by substance use disorder, it can be extremely difficult to recover unless one undergoes a detox. This form of treatment is a consistent and effective method to support those recovering from addiction. However, the result of a detox depends on the safety of

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How long does it take to detox from meth?
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How to Safely Detox from Meth

If you’re wondering how long does it take to detox from Meth, the answer is here. Methamphetamine withdrawal is a painful and debilitating process that can last for weeks. Meth addiction happens quickly, and depending upon the type of addiction, recreational or long-term, the withdrawal process is arduous. Medical detox

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The Barriers to Addiction Treatment

False beliefs, stigma, and geographic barriers are the most common reasons for the barriers to addiction treatment. Addiction treatment is costly, and many services may or may not be covered by insurance. The difficulty lies in finding treatment in areas where there is no access to treatment centers. Individual cases

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How To Tell If Someone Is Addicted To Prescription Drugs

The popularity of prescription drugs has skyrocketed over the course of the last 50 years. As technological advancements add to our lives, so too, has the field of medicine seen tremendous strides. Along with these positive changes, adverse effects of the modern amenities we enjoy as Americans also rise. One

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What Is The New ISO Drug?

In recent months, a new drug with terrifying side effects has found its way onto the black market. Called “isotonitazene” but commonly referred to as “ISO,” this drug is a synthetic opioid. First created to mimic the effects of drugs like oxycodone and fentanyl, the ISO drug can be even

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The Signs & Symptoms Of Meth Use

Methamphetamine has become one of the most dangerous drugs in America. Highly addictive, extremely potent, and easily accessible, meth is finding its way into more and more homes across the U.S. In 2020 alone, an estimated 2.5 million Americans actively used meth. Tragically, that same year, 30,000 Americans lost their

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How Long Does Benzo Withdrawal Last?

Over the last 20 years, benzodiazepine dependence has skyrocketed in America. Widely available and highly addictive, benzodiazepines are perfectly situated in a position ripe for misuse. During the process of recovering from benzo addiction, one will encounter the effects of benzodiazepine withdrawals, also known as benzodiazepine withdrawal syndrome. Knowing how

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We want to help as many people recover from the disease of addiction as possible. We are here 24 hours a day to help you detox from drugs and alcohol, so don’t hesitate to reach out for help. Contact The Retreat of Atlanta Today by using the form below or by calling us at 762-366-0100

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