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Can an Inpatient Alcohol Rehab Program Help My Loved One?

Alcoholism is prevalent in the United States and affects millions of Americans. You may have heard of the concept of a “functional alcoholic,” but if you’re getting through the day, you are simply surviving and not thriving. An alcohol addiction treatment program may be able to help you or your loved one take their life…

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3 Benefits of an Outpatient Alcohol Rehab for Recovery

An intensive outpatient program (IOP) is often part of long-term treatment plans. Outpatient treatment (OT) options are a terrific way for clients to find and maintain support when it would be challenging to step back from personal family and work obligations. Fresh Start Recovery Center’s alcohol addiction treatment program is an excellent option for clients…

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Staying Safe and Sober This 4th of July

Drinking holidays are an especially challenging time for those in recovery. You are often encouraged to place yourself in situations full of temptations for alcohol abuse. It’s important to be mindful about attending parties and other events that may have the potential to trigger a relapse. Fresh Start Recovery Center’s alcohol addiction treatment program teaches…

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When to Seek Out Alcohol Rehab Treatment

There are many options when it comes to alcohol abuse treatment. Alcohol abuse rehabilitation options have diversified to meet today’s needs. Treatment begins with one of many forms of detox. Before proceeding with treatment, it’s important to detox the mind and body before moving on to an effective and personalized treatment plan. Although it’s a…

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The Difference Between Alcohol Abuse and Alcohol Addiction

Substance use disorders disrupt the life of individuals who are struggling with addiction as well as anyone who interacts with them and cares about them. If occasional drinking has transitioned into alcohol addiction, then it’s time to consider professional assistance. Fresh Start Recovery Center offers a range of programs for those battling alcohol abuse. Medical…

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3 Benefits of Inpatient Treatment Centers

The need for structure is a major component when deciding if an inpatient treatment program is the right choice for you or your loved one. Not all addiction treatment programs offer the same level of individualized care. For instance, inpatient treatment provides a routine to keep you on your path to recovery. Days are filled…

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4 Signs You Need Alcohol Rehab Treatment

There are slightly different criteria associated with alcohol abuse and alcohol dependence. In either case, it’s a sign a person may be suffering the effects of alcoholism. Alcohol use disorder is very common in the United States. Upwards of 1/4 of Americans report they engage in binge drinking at least once a month. Having the…

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Knowing the Dangers of Holiday Drinking on Cinco de Mayo

It’s no accident that Cinco de Mayo has one of the highest rates of fatal car accidents. Holidays can be complicated, especially those that encourage drinking as a social lubricant. Even though millions of Americans suffer from alcohol abuse, we have created a culture where drinking is prevalent at holiday gatherings. It can be difficult…