a man experiences the side effects of drug withdrawal

Physical Side Effects of Drug Withdrawal

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: August 17, 2021 Updated: August 2, 2021 Addiction to drugs can take its toll on your physical, mental, and social health. Many people find that quitting can be so uncomfortable that they keep using drugs to avoid it. Withdrawal is what happens when someone stops taking a…

a woman tries to cope with aches and pains during drug withdrawal

Coping with Aches and Pains During Drug Withdrawal

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: October 25, 2019 Updated: August 28, 2021 Withdrawing from drugs can be a daunting and painful experience. When people withdraw and detox from drugs, it can create a myriad of side effects. Withdrawal also creates potentially serious health issues. If you’re wondering how to deal with aches…

a man learns about withdrawal management

Withdrawal Management

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: September 19, 2019 Updated: August 27, 2021 When you become physically addicted to drugs or alcohol, the first step in the recovery process is completing a detox program. Detox programs offer withdrawal management services that decrease the severity and intensity of your symptoms, making it easier to…