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3 Common Misconceptions About Addiction Treatment

One of the reasons you or a loved one might hesitate to enter rehab is because of common addiction treatment misconceptions. People’s tendency to fear the unknown combined with resistance to seeking help makes it easy to believe in falsehoods around seeking a substance use disorder. Breaking through the misunderstanding that persists around addiction treatment…

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Benefits of Gender Specific Treatment in North Carolina

Men and women tend to develop substance use disorders for different reasons. The pressures that the world can put on men can cause them to create a mindset where admitting to having a problem signals that they are weak and “unmanly.” Taking part in a gender-specific treatment program outside of Caramel, IN can benefit men…

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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…

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5 Benefits of Holistic Treatment

You have likely heard that holistic treatment has many advantages over other methods. While traditional treatment certainly works for some people, others find that taking a holistic approach works better for them. At Red Oak Recovery, we believe that a mix of traditional treatment and holistic methods works wonderfully for many of our clients. Contact…

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The Differences Between Drug Addiction and Drug Abuse

If you regularly use drugs, whether as an illegal substance or a prescription medication, and you believe you are on the path toward destruction because of this usage, obtaining treatment is the best possible means of recovery. Drug addiction and drug abuse are both difficult situations for a user. What is the difference, though? Are…