physical and psychological ecstasy effects

Physical and Psychological Ecstasy Effects

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: July 17, 2021 Updated: July 28, 2021 Ecstasy, or MDMA, rose to popularity in the 1970s and is now known by many names across the United States. Over time, studies have shown a number of unpleasant side effects, health problems, and even the potential for chemical dependency. These dangerous…

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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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Myths About Addiction Treatment

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: January 3, 2021 Updated: March 26, 2021 Addiction is both a physical and psychological concern. Although addiction has been studied for decades, many people rely on anecdotal information to form their understanding of addiction. At Crestview Recovery, we encourage you to reach out to us about our addiction rehab…

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5 Harm Reduction Tips

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: December 12, 2020 Updated: November 22, 2020 When it comes to drug use, the most important thing to know is that, at any time, the only way to successfully reduce risk is by abstaining from the use of dangerous chemicals. Our genetic makeup plays a significant role in how…

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Understanding the Common Addiction Triggers

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: July 11, 2020 Updated: July 21, 2020 For anyone dealing with addiction, you may often wonder how you got to that point. When you try to stop using a substance, you might also find that there are certain situations that make it more difficult for you to stop your…

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Molly Drug Addiction

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: February 23, 2020 Updated: March 23, 2021 Molly, also known as MDMA or Ecstasy, is the short name for 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine. Medical professionals originally developed this stimulant to treat psychological problems. However, doctors in the U.S. no longer prescribe MDMA. Instead, it’s a street drug that you may recognize as…

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Holistic Approach to Addiction Recovery

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: February 22, 2020 Updated: February 20, 2020 There are many different ways to approach addiction recovery. Medical, evidence-based therapies are often the foundation for treatment. However, a holistic approach can also be helpful for patients. Explore the benefits of holistic treatment for addiction recovery. What is Holistic Treatment? For…

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Common Alcohol Withdrawal Symptoms

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: February 21, 2020 Updated: February 20, 2020 Some alcoholics avoid addiction treatment because they worry about the severity of alcohol withdrawal symptoms. Medically supervised detox makes it possible to give up drinking safely and comfortably. However, many question what exactly is withdrawal like and what happens after? Understanding the…

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What is Biofeedback Therapy?

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: May 20, 2019 Updated: May 30, 2019 Thanks to advancements in technology and a higher understanding of substance abuse and addiction, multiple programs can treat addiction. One example is biofeedback therapy. However, what is biofeedback therapy, and how does it help? The name alone is enough to cause confusion.…