Bipolar Disorder: Types, Causes, Symptoms, Treatment Options

Bipolar disorder is one of many mental health conditions that can be difficult to manage on one’s own. Sometimes rehabilitation treatment centers provide a place to help regain balance and take control back over your life.  Overview of Bipolar Disorder  Bipolar disorder is a mental disorder that affects all aspects of your life. It can…

Lunesta Abuse, the Dangerous Effects, and Recovery Options

Eszopiclone, also known as Lunesta, is a prescription sleeping pill used to treat insomnia. Street names for the medication include Sleepers, Zombies, and Sleepeasies. The drug is highly addictive and often abused due to its powerful sedating effects. The effects of the drug can be incredibly harsh on the user’s mind and body. If you…

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What Is A Functional Alcoholic?

Functional alcoholism is a term that refers to the use of alcohol in ways that are not harmful or problematic. It can refer to an individual who drinks socially but manages their drinking, someone who has a few drinks at bedtime and wakes up refreshed, or someone with a drink while playing for better performance.…

Treatments for Suicidal Ideation: Is Rehab The Best Option?

Suicidal ideation is when you want to end your life or think about suicide. Online statistics report that suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the US. In 2019, there were an estimated 1.38 million suicide attempts. Suicide is preventable. Rehabilitation treatment centers are prepared to help guide you through the recovery process. …

Is Outpatient Rehab Right for You

If you are ready to seek treatment for your addiction, it may be overwhelming to figure out what the next step is. The first step is usually deciding whether you will need an inpatient or outpatient program to help you beat your addiction. Ultimately, a professional evaluation of a person’s addiction is the easiest way…

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Benzos and Alcohol

At Atlantic Recovery Center in Florida, we offer comprehensive addiction treatment programs for our clients. It is difficult enough to overcome one addiction. However, you may have a polysubstance use disorder with a dependency on more than one substance, such as benzos and alcohol. Learn the dangers of mixing these two drugs and how you…

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5 Solid Strategies Maintain Sober Holidays

Whether you’ve newly joined the recovery path or have abstained for years, sober holidays challenge even the strongest will. Some experts estimate that relapse rates may increase by as much as 150%. From troubled interpersonal relationships to financial stress to holiday blues, this time of year is the perfect storm for relapse. But you can stick…