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Core Values to Guide Recovery

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: July 25, 2021 Updated: July 25, 2021 Addiction is lonely, desolate, and dangerous when left untreated. People who depend on dangerous drugs can sometimes avoid an overdose, but the effects of certain drugs will eventually take their toll in the long run. No matter how far you’ve fallen, we…

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OCD Is Ruining My Life

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Author Colin Moore Colin Moore read more Published: June 15, 2021 Updated: July 9, 2021 Obsessive-compulsive disorder, also known as OCD, is a common, chronic, and long-lasting mental health disorder that causes a person to have recurring and uncontrollable thoughts. We refer to these as obsessions. People with this condition…

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How Long Does Suboxone Stay In Your System?

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: June 13, 2021 Updated: July 9, 2021 The United States is currently battling an opioid epidemic, with approximately 2.1 million Americans addicted. As a result, a synthetic drug called Suboxone was made to help opioid addicts. It provides a lower dose of opioid ingredients for weaning drug rehab clients…

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What Is Glass? Meth vs Glass

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Author Colin Moore Colin Moore read more Published: June 12, 2021 Updated: July 9, 2021 About 1.6 million people in the U.S. use methamphetamine. If you are one of them, you will benefit from learning more about the difference between meth vs. glass and how to get help if you’re…

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How Long Does Codeine Stay In Your Urine

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Author Colin Moore Colin Moore read more Published: June 8, 2021 Updated: July 9, 2021 Codeine is prescribed to treat mild to moderate pain relief. Knowing how long codeine stays in your urine is helpful information. This opiate medication works well when taken as prescribed but comes with risks. When…

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How to Heal Your Body After Drug Use

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: February 6, 2021 Updated: March 26, 2021 Finishing a drug treatment program is a major accomplishment, but you may have lasting damaged caused by drug and alcohol abuse. How do you heal the damage that these substances have caused? Here at Crestview Recovery in Portland, Oregon, we understand that…

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How Your Addictive Behaviors Impact Your Life

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: January 29, 2021 Updated: December 30, 2020 Addiction can occur in many forms and affect many areas of your life. By and large, alcohol use disorder (AUD) and drug addiction are the most common substance use disorders affecting Americans. Recognizing the damaging effects of substance abuse can drive you…

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Core Values To Remember In Recovery

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: January 27, 2021 Updated: March 25, 2021 Drug and alcohol addictions take many things away and give few things back. As dependency intensifies, it’s easy to lose sight of what’s important. Values represent your perception of right and wrong. Core values are the feelings that define who we are,…

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What Are Life Skills For Recovery?

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: January 21, 2021 Updated: December 30, 2020 When you have a substance abuse disorder, the desire for drugs or alcohol overshadows everything else in your life. In an effective rehab center, you learn to focus your attention on the things that truly matter while dealing with cravings in a…