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How Long Does It Take to Detox?

The drug detox process is different for everybody. So exactly how long does it take to detox? It depends on what substance your body is trying to rid itself of and your body’s specific processes. You’ll find the most accurate answer to how long detox takes by talking with specialists at a women’s rehab center…

Paying for Rehab in North Carolina

Paying for rehab in North Carolina can be quite costly. Though rehab centers with treatment options like partial hospitalization treatment, outpatient treatment, and similar addiction recovery options can be costly, there are multiple ways to cover rehab admissions in Asheville. Find affordable treatment options for women at The Willows by considering various rehab financing options.…

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How to Practice Patience in Any Situation to Maintain Sobriety

Part of your North Carolina relapse prevention plan should include learning how to practice patience as well as attending women’s addiction treatment programs and developing coping skills in Asheville. If you struggle with patience, The Willows at Red Oak Recovery can help. Keep in mind that patience is often something people learn rather than having…

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Overcoming Codependency During Rehab

The struggles with drug and alcohol problems can affect an entire family. People’s lives involve relationships with others, and their problems will directly affect others, too. Sometimes, two or more people can experience the same issues with substance abuse creating codependent addicts. Breaking the cycle involves overcoming codependency, which can be a challenge for everyone.…

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Drug Overdose Symptoms to Look Out For

Each year, tens of thousands of Americans die from a drug overdose. Drug overdoses claimed an estimated 70,000 US lives in 2017, according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention. The danger of drug overdoses is becoming more severe due to the development of dangerously powerful drugs like fentanyl. One of the best things…

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Staying Sober for the Holidays

For anyone recovering or dealing with addiction, the holidays are a trying time. It’s common for people to get together during the holidays with family and friends. Unfortunately, it’s also common for these and other social gatherings to feature alcohol. If you’re in recovery from addiction, how do you stay sober for the holidays under…

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Am I An Alcoholic?

Am I an alcoholic? You may find yourself asking that if you drink too often or too much in a single setting frequently. If you have concerns about your drinking patterns or get in trouble due to drinking, it’s a sign. The answer to the question “am I an alcoholic?” is probably yes. Alcohol use…

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How to Stop Drinking

Alcoholism is a disease as old as alcohol itself, affecting millions of Americans each year. As alcohol abuse progresses, it becomes life-threatening. If you’re a woman struggling with alcohol abuse and want to know how to stop drinking, keep reading. The Willows at Red Oak Recovery offers women’s alcohol rehab programs that help you beat…