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Choosing a Drug Rehab Program

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: May 3, 2021 Updated: April 29, 2021 Millions of Americans struggle with substance use disorder every year. For many people who abuse substances, a drug addiction rehab program is crucial for their recovery. Many issues can lead someone to abuse substances, and it is important to find…

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Getting the Most from Addiction Counseling

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: April 26, 2021 Updated: May 6, 2021 More than 10% of people in the United States deal with a substance abuse disorder each year. Addiction and substance abuse disorders can affect anyone, regardless of age, gender, background, or education. The cause of addiction is unknown, which means…

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Commonly Abuse Prescription Painkillers

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: April 12, 2021 Updated: May 6, 2021 Many people receive prescription pain relievers at some point in their life. When used as directed under the supervision of medical professionals, most pain relievers are effective and safe. However, many prescription painkillers can be abused for recreational purposes. They…

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Treatment Options for Meth Addiction

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: April 10, 2021 Updated: May 6, 2021 Millions of Americans struggle with methamphetamine addiction. Meth addiction can lead to a range of short and long-term health problems and makes it hard for people to live full lives. People who struggle with addiction often have a hard time…

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How Xanax Addiction Develops

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: April 8, 2021 Updated: May 6, 2021 Xanax is the most commonly-prescribed psychiatric medication in the United States. It is a benzodiazepine. Benzodiazepines—sometimes called benzos–are a class of drug that is thought to have a calming effect on the nerves in the brain and spinal cord by…

Developing Benzo Addiction

How Benzo Addictions Develop And When To Seek Treatment

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: March 26, 2021 Updated: April 22, 2021 People dealing with mental health issues or other disorders may receive a benzodiazepine prescription from their doctor. It is possible to form an addiction to the medication if you do not stick to the recommended dosage. Once a benzo addiction…

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How Xanax Addictions Develop

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: March 19, 2021 Updated: April 22, 2021 Xanax is the brand name for alprazolam and belongs to a class of drugs called benzodiazepines. The drug is typically used for sedative purposes. It’s often prescribed to patients dealing with mental health issues like panic disorder and anxiety. Doctors…

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Rehab Center For Klonopin Addiction Recovery

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: March 1, 2021 Updated: April 21, 2021 Overcoming addiction to Klonopin may include several types of treatment. You may need specialized therapy to help you with both your physical and psychological side effects. Northern Illinois Recovery Center offers addiction treatment at our Klonopin addiction rehab center. We…

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3 Ways To Help Prevent Prescription Drug Addiction

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: February 25, 2021 Updated: April 9, 2021 Using prescription drugs is necessary even if they carry the risk of addiction. It’s important to carefully monitor use for those who need to use these drugs to control anxiety, pain, or depression. Opioids like Percocet, for example, can be…