Monthly Archive:: June 2014
“””The result of the Pew Research Center poll seems to anchor on the idea that people should condemn the sin and not the sinner – especially when a drug user was merely caught using illegal substances, and not performing acts of violent crimes, such as robbery and assault. Drug
“The obvious lesson in this sordid tale is for people to watch how much they drink so that they can watch what they say. As professionals note, however, alcohol-dependents would hardly have the will to avoid drinking, no matter how aware they may be of the repercussions it entails.
Relapse is the one thing that scares recovering addicts and alcoholics the most. It not only undoes weeks or even months of work by both the patient and the rehab center, but, worse, could also be the start of the road back to addiction. While a reputable St. Louis
“It’s actually no wonder that Hackett chose to fly all the way to North America for his treatment. Apart from the relative privacy he will surely have here, as opposed to his home country where he is a highly-publicized figure, the United States also offers some of the world’s
“Cassidy’s attorney said that while the singer-actor was ordered to undergo 90 days’ residential rehab, a sobriety coach spent one month guiding him. The court also mandated Cassidy to attend an alcohol-education program for nine months. Penalties for a DUI arrest in Missouri can be just as harrowing as
Alcohol and drug abuse is a global problem. The World Health Organization says that 3.3 million people die every year due to excessive drinking, and 15.3 million develop complications from drug addiction. It’s important, then, for every nation to play its part in quelling this problem. The presence of
“The threat presented by crystal meth is no more evident than in Missouri. The Show-Me State has already reaped the infamous label of being the nation’s Meth Capital, which is now highlighted by new flows of meth stocks from Mexico, with Kansas City as a distribution hub. The status
Holistic rehabilitation for drug or alcohol abuse usually involves counseling or therapies facilitated by licensed professionals. Here are common counseling techniques employed in the rehab setting: Motivational Interviewing Through a collaborative approach, the counselor will build rapport with the patient and eventually identify and strengthen his/her motivation for change.
“Treatment programs at a credible Missouri rehabilitation center may include on-site counseling sessions to help the patient wean off the drug. Some of the treatments can involve injecting certain medicines to suppress the craving. Dr. Cicero said the data warrants serious attention due to potential consequences from sharing needles