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What to Know About Our Portland Detox Center

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: May 19, 2022 Updated: May 19, 2022 There aren’t a lot of detox programs in the Pacific Northwest. As a result, some people in the area may feel like they need to travel in order to start their addiction recovery the right way. If you’re considering traveling away from…

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Hydrocodone vs Oxycodone

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: May 5, 2022 Updated: May 19, 2022 Opioids have taken center stage recently and two popular opioids are hydrocodone and oxycodone. When it comes to hydrocodone vs oxycodone, both are prescription painkillers, treat short-term pain caused by surgery and injury, treat chronic pain from arthritis or cancer, and are…

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Vicodin vs Percocet

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: May 2, 2022 Updated: May 19, 2022 Vicodin and Percocet are both brand names for prescription painkillers. Both drugs contain combinations of opioid ingredients and acetaminophen. Both are habit-forming narcotics. In fact, these drugs are more appropriate for the relief of short-term pain. Taking either drug long-term can lead…

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What Drug Withdrawal Symptoms Are Like

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: April 29, 2022 Updated: April 26, 2022 Many people who struggle with addiction want to stop using drugs. However, they’re afraid of the withdrawal symptoms. This is an understandable fear. Drug withdrawal symptoms can be agonizing. Every drug produces different withdrawal symptoms. Individuals also experience withdrawal differently. Understanding withdrawal…

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Withdrawal Definition and Information

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: April 7, 2022 Updated: April 25, 2022 Struggling with an addiction is very scary and confusing. You may not understand the withdrawal definition, which can lead many users to continue their substance abuse. If you have an addiction to drugs or alcohol, there’s a good chance you have gone…

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Here’s What The Xanax Withdrawal Timeline Looks Like

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: April 6, 2022 Updated: April 25, 2022 Overcoming an addiction to Xanax can be difficult. For the first step, individuals complete a detox, during which they work through Xanax withdrawal symptoms. Knowing what to expect from a Xanax withdrawal, and understanding the basic timeline, can be a great way…

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Alcohol Abuse Signs and Symptoms to Look Out For

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: March 30, 2022 Updated: March 16, 2022 Spotting alcohol addiction or abuse can be tough. After all, more than 80% of all adults consume alcohol. However, there’s a clear difference between drinking alcohol and abusing it. It’s necessary to be aware of some of the most important signs and…

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How to Detox from Alcohol

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: March 22, 2022 Updated: March 15, 2022 Some people struggling with alcoholism are curious as to how to detox from alcohol. Many of them don’t understand that it takes the help of medical professionals. Trying to self-detox can be very dangerous because of how the substance affects your vital…

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Understanding What Happens in Alcohol Detox

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: March 14, 2022 Updated: March 15, 2022 If you want to recover from alcohol abuse or alcoholism, you need to complete a detox. An alcohol detox is the first step toward lifelong sobriety. A great place to start is by learning more about what detox entails, the goals of…

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The Importance of Drug Detox

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: March 13, 2022 Updated: March 15, 2022 Overcoming addiction is one of the hardest things to do. To have a fighting chance, it’s important to seek out drug detox programs. Detox or detoxification provides a strong foundation from which to build the rest of the rehab experience. Studies show…