4 Reasons to Find Aftercare Support in Ohio

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After going through rehabilitative addiction therapy, you should feel accomplished. After all, admitting that you need help and then taking the necessary steps to get it is never easy, nor is it always easy to stay clean afterward. However, for long-term addiction recovery, a healthy aftercare support system is essential to making sure that your … Read More

Dealing with PAWS after Ohio Drug Rehab

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For those struggling with addiction, one of the most common concerns about entering rehab is dealing with withdrawal symptoms during and immediately after detox. Withdrawal symptoms can be uncomfortable, but with proper professional care (and sometimes medication), they are also manageable. This article explains post-acute withdrawal syndrome (PAWS), why it occurs, and what symptoms it … Read More

Finding Hope in Ohio Drug Rehab

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Recovering from addiction is a lifelong process that requires not just competent medical supervision, but also a supportive network of people who care to be successful. With the number of Americans battling addiction currently outpacing those battling heart disease, diabetes, and cancer, there is no doubt that this is a pressing problem in society. However, … Read More

Ohio County Court Recognizes Link between Addiction and Mental Illness

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As Ohio’s most populous county, Franklin County has its fair share of exposure to the intersecting issues of addiction and mental health in the community. To help residents struggling with mental health and substance dependence get help, the Franklin County Municipal Court mental health program is giving defendants brought up on drug charges a way … Read More

How to Fight Food Addiction in Ohio Rehab

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For many people, having a healthy and balanced relationship with food can be a struggle. Some are not particularly food-motivated and may find it easy to adopt the “eat to live” mindset of having a utilitarian, measured approach to eating. However, for those struggling with food addiction, eating can serve as an escape from boredom … Read More

Overcoming Fear in Ohio Drug Rehab

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The prospect of fear is one of the most damaging things that holds many Ohioans back from getting the addiction support and treatment they need. What if it is fear itself that is driving your addiction and keeping you stuck in the same pattern? How does fear make a recovery from addiction less likely? Most … Read More

Addiction and Mental Illness: Why the Two Go Hand-in-Hand in Ohio

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For the uninitiated, it can sometimes be difficult to discern the difference between mental illness and addiction. This is partially because the symptoms of depression, erratic behavior, and other external markers can appear quite similar. The truth is that while addiction and mental illness are separate and distinct diseases, there is some overlap in the … Read More

Amendment Petition May Help Ohio Addicts Get Treatment Instead of Jail Time

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As a leading provider of addiction education and treatment in Ohio, The Recovery Village Columbus is always seeking ways to de-stigmatize drug dependency and to encourage treatment rather than jail time for those whose lives have been affected by this illness. A new amendment called the Neighborhood Safety Drug Treatment, and Rehabilitation Amendment may help … Read More

Who Abuses Drugs in Ohio?

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When you think of a drug addict, it is likely that you imagine a specific type of person. Maybe you believe that only someone with a low socioeconomic status, who had a dysfunctional childhood, or someone who is not intelligent or hardworking could become dependent on drugs or alcohol. However, the truth is much more … Read More

Should You Force a Person into Addiction Treatment in Ohio?

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When faced with an addicted friend or loved one, those who want to help can find themselves at a difficult crossroads. How can you compel this person to get help without alienating him or her completely? This is especially challenging when the person has already caused themselves or others harm — such as the alcoholic … Read More