Substance Abuse Rehabilitation

Substance abuse causes substance addiction. It is a chronic disease characterized by the compulsive need to seek sub irrespective of its harmful effects. It causes lasting changes in the brain. In order to recover and undo effects of the substance, the individual and his family members must undertake rehabilitative measures. Rehabilitation helps encourage the addicted […]

Read more
Alternative text

10 Things people who have over...

Alcohol addiction is more than just a drinking problem. It is a biological, progressive, chemical and a fatal disease. It can enlighten a sense of urgency and necessity due to its dependence but overcoming an addiction is so entrenched it is not an easy feat. People who have overcome addiction have been sailed two ships; […]

Read more
Alternative text

Depression in Women

One in four women experiences depression at some point in time in their life. And women are twice as likely to experience clinical depression than men. Still wondering why the women in your life are crying most of the time, or feeling persistently sad, and has no interest in anything. Here is your answer: she […]

Read more
Alternative text


The Family Impact: The social disadvantage and subordination of women on the one hand. And the rapid socio-cultural and economic changes on the other have significantly altered traditional structures and institutions within society. Such changes are invariably associated with social upheaval and drug abuse is a known outcome of such change. Drug abuse poses various […]

Read more
Alternative text

Reinventing Mindful Eating

Reinventing Mindful Eating: Eating is an inevitable activity of everyday life. There was a time when this activity was carried on with utmost mindfulness, i.e. prayers were offered before beginning the meals, and after ending the meals slokas like Annapoorne Sada Poorne, Shankara Prana Vallabhe, Trayam were recited. Offering supplication (Du’ä) by Islam followers during the meal, […]

Read more
Alternative text

Drug Rehabilitation For Better Life of Drug Addicts

There are many drug rehabilitation programs available and it will therefore pay to learn about the differences in each one of them. If you or somebody close to you has a drug related problem you would do well to choose a drug rehabilitation program that will help to get you or the patient to break their bad habits. Perhaps the first option open to you is to try using medications such as clonidine, benzodiazepines as well as suboxone and a few more, each of which will help in getting the drug addict to gradually withdraw from using opiates, alcohol and even methadone.

There are also many medical centers that have doctors especially trained in handling drug abusers and these rehabilitation centers are worth checking out because the center is the right place where patients can get proper rehabilitation treatment as well be given appropriate medications.

Besides choosing medications, there are also non-medicinal drug rehabilitation programs that can help patients with equal effectiveness, and perhaps with even more effectiveness than medicinal based drug rehabilitation programs. In the non-medicinal programs use is made of giving patients plenty of nutrients – perhaps through IV. There are also many medicinal as well as non-medicinal drug rehabilitation programs that can be chosen though these require use and administration by highly specialized personnel and which also requires getting tests done as well as giving the patients IE nutrients.
One common problem that drug abusers face is that fatty tissue in their bodies start to contain residues of the drugs that they have consumed. This could in turn lead to damage to brain, liver, kidney and muscles and it also leads to craving for more drugs. One drug rehabilitation program that can help such people is bio-physical detoxification in which the patient needs to be treated for months or even weeks – during which time the patient needs to take numerous sauna baths, and also takes nutritional and vitamin supplements as well as must perform exercises intensively.

However, there is also a traditional drug rehabilitation program that has been tried out for many years and almost every rehab center in the world has been using them to good effect. Of course, the success of the traditional & twelve step rehab solutions vary and depend on how well the rehabilitation treatment is given and also depends on the professionalism of the people giving such rehabilitation treatments.

In this present day and age when more and more people are taking to the abuse of prescription medicines as well as taking illegal substances, finding the best drug rehab program assumes even greater importance. Even social educational models are being used in drug rehabilitation and if the patient can be made to exercise self restraint and use their own will power, enlightenment and cognitive realization will follow and a better future will await the lost and drug abused soul.

Recent Post

How to find the best psychiatric hospital in Bangalore?

It also provides the facility for family members to stay along with the patient; who gives them a better understanding of the……..

Is Manic Depression Genetic/ Hereditary?

A chemical known as serotonin in the brain, has strong affects on an individual’s mood. The abnormalities in the serotonin chemistry…..

 Bhang Facts…..All you need to know about Bhang

Still due to a cultural and religious association with the preparations a small amount of usage has permission in certain places of…….

The Effects of Snorting Cocaine

It creates a sense of euphoria and increased energy in a person. The effect is almost immediate, which lures a person for a little…….

Getting prepared for the unknown future

I always turned to my brother whenever I had any significant decisions to make in my life. When my brother was diagnosed…………

Giving advice is wrong? You must be joking!!

When a friend or a family member would come to you to discuss an issue they are having, we are ready (always) to dispense our ……………..

How does a caregiver seek help when dealing with patients with…

Watching your loved one struggling to remember something or feel challenged to even perform simple daily task can become quite………..

How does one cope with Dementia? Is there a checklist that helps?

Keep a track of patterns which trigger or heighten the symptoms like confusion, agitation or irritation. This can include things……….

Marriage counselling, a good way to repair damaged relations

where most couples swear by ‘janam, janam ka bandhan’ socio-economic complexities are increasingly casting their shadows…….

Neurofeedback: An effective therapy to control brain functions

A conclusive evidence about its effectiveness is yet to emerge. Though in numerous cases it is found to be effective. Some experts…….

PPD can rob women of joys of motherhood, if left …

Although there are some known risk factors associated with the PPD it is very seldom that we find there is sufficient awareness……….

Seize the summer: Tips to keep your kids active for constant learning

You can plan a nature walk in areas near your home. Please be realistic about the distance they can walk without any trouble. The objective…………

Workplace Stress Management Linked to Employees Wellbeing and …

The manager or the employer can work for creation of a more conducive work atmosphere for optimal realization of employees’ potential….

What can I do if I know someone who is suicidal?

Atleast 8 lakh people die of suicide every year around the world. While that many die, there are 20 times more people who have………

What are the other medical problems associated with Dementia …

hings like fastening a button, switching on a light, picking up something or even walking becomes difficult without help. Although……….


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *