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3 Clinical Differences a North Carolina Rehab Can Make

When someone goes through a treatment program for addiction or mental health difficulties, they have several options to assist with their recovery. Clinical therapy works well as a starting point. At Red Oak Recovery in North Carolina, we use a balanced mix between clinical and holistic treatment to help those who struggle with issues that…

a man smiles after deciding to attend red oak recovery instead of a men's drug rehab in chicago il

Red Oak Recovery: An Exciting Alternative for Those Seeking Men’s Drug Rehab in Chicago, IL

If you’re locked in a struggle with drugs or alcohol, recovery may be made easier by leaving the area. Take a breather. Find your quiet place where you can work on recovery without constant reminders of your past. For example, if you’re ready for men’s drug rehab in Chicago, IL, consider giving Red Oak Recovery…

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Understanding the Dangers of Mixing Substances Such as Prescription Drugs and Alcohol

Have you ever combined medications or chemical substances without asking your doctor first? It may seem harmless to take a blood pressure pill and drink alcohol shortly thereafter, but both substances are drugs, and both have their own ways of working inside your body. Therefore, unless you’re a physician yourself, you probably don’t understand what could…

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The Programs at Red Oak Recovery: Help for Addiction to Benzos and Alcohol

When you take a prescription medication from the benzodiazepine family in conjunction with alcohol, it intensifies the reactions of both. As a result, this can lead to dangerous or even fatal consequences. Never mix prescription medications with alcohol or other drugs unless you speak with your physician first. Furthermore, benzos and alcohol together can make you…