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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…

What Rehab Centers Can Offer You

What Rehab Centers Can Offer You

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Author Dr. Merle Dean Williamson, MD Dr. Merle Dean Williamson, MD read more Published: January 3, 2022 Updated: January 5, 2022 There are several routes to sobriety, and all patients have to sit down and decide on the best path to their recovery. Trying to recover on your own can…

Defining Substance Dependence

Defining Substance Dependence

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Author Dr. Merle Dean Williamson, MD Dr. Merle Dean Williamson, MD read more Published: January 2, 2022 Updated: January 5, 2022 What does it mean to have an addiction? When is it obvious? What signs should I be looking for? Is it serious? Should I be worried that I have…

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Physical Dependence

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Author Colin Moore Colin Moore read more Published: January 1, 2022 Updated: April 15, 2022 Physical dependence on drugs or alcohol is one of the most difficult parts to get through in addiction recovery. Depending on your substance of choice, the symptoms of withdrawal can vary, and they can be…

Overcoming Binge Eating

Overcoming Binge Eating

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Author Dr. Merle Dean Williamson, MD Dr. Merle Dean Williamson, MD read more Published: November 30, 2021 Updated: January 5, 2022 Binge eating disorder is America’s most common eating disorder, with even more people suffering the condition than anorexia or bulimia. This mental health problem occurs through frequent eating of…

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How To Stick To a Relapse Prevention Program

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: January 11, 2021 Updated: August 18, 2021 At Crestview Recovery in Oregon, we provide tools for our clients to succeed during and after our addiction recovery program. A relapse prevention plan outlines your triggers and ideas on how to avoid them. It also contains practical ways to overcome cravings to…

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How Do You Spot A Xanax Addiction?

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: November 22, 2020 Updated: March 11, 2021 Xanax bars are often prescribed to patients with extreme panic disorder. It is a type of benzodiazepine affecting the central nervous system. It is often used to help individuals with mental health disorders like anxiety or panic disorders. While it is effective…

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Signs of Alcohol Overdose

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: November 19, 2020 Updated: March 8, 2021 Alcohol overdose occurs when you drink an excessive amount of alcohol over a short period of time. Your liver can only process a certain amount of alcohol per hour. Exceeding this limit, especially by a large margin, will cause you to exhibit…

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How A Family Therapy Program Can Help You During The Holidays

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: November 18, 2020 Updated: March 11, 2021 The holidays can often be stressful because of all of the demands people put on themselves and their families. When it comes to a family therapy program, you may find it one of the best tools available to help you and your…