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When to Begin Seeking Addiction Treatment

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: October 6, 2020Updated: July 7, 2021Addictive behavior easily leads to health issues, family difficulties, and job problems. Knowing when to get help for an addiction is an integral part of the recovery process. Red Oak Recovery is a men’s addiction treatment center in North Carolina…

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5 Benefits of a 12-Step Program

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: September 25, 2020Updated: October 19, 2020Step-by-step addiction treatment programs have been used to defeat substance use disorder for decades. They’ve been around for so long because they show positive results. Clients who work through the 12 steps learn to trust in a higher power to…

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How Addiction Triggers Can Lead to Relapse

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: September 21, 2020Updated: August 30, 2020When you’ve recovered from an addiction, you have much to celebrate. You can look forward to a life that you’re in charge of, instead of a life controlled by addiction. But what happens when you relapse back into those negative…

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How Holistic Treatment Helps With Substance Use Recovery

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: September 18, 2020Updated: May 6, 2021What do you picture when someone mentions holistic treatment for substance use recovery? Do you instantly envision highly trained clinicians helping clients care for their physical, mental, and spiritual health? If so, you have a clear picture of the holistic…

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Why Drug Addiction Treatment in Isle of Palms, SC May Not Be The Right Choice

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: June 12, 2020Updated: November 22, 2021Substance use is a dangerous disease that can transform your life and make you a much different person for years. While drug addiction treatment is in Isle of Palms, SC seems like a good option, our North Carolina treatment center…

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Anxiety and Alcohol: A Common Mix That Can Be Deadly

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: June 7, 2020Updated: June 9, 2020The tight connection between anxiety and alcohol is one that many millions of people have experienced throughout the years. Anxiety disorders are one of the most common mental health issues in the nation. Similarly, alcohol is legal and widely obtainable…

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Importance of Stress Management for Addiction and Other Issues

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: June 1, 2020Updated: October 8, 2021Stress is a problem that can cause a myriad of dangerous reactions, including excessive drug use and addiction. As a result, the importance of stress management is something that you must fully understand to ensure that you are protected and…

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How to Choose the Right Addiction Treatment

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: May 29, 2020Updated: May 7, 2021In the U.S., many young adults have a substance use disorder (SUD). Around four percent of Americans are abusing prescription painkillers. Additionally, more have developed an alcohol disorder. The need for addiction treatment are many. So knowing how to choose…