Behavioral Rehab

Many people who suffer from a variety of substance abuse issues also suffer from some kind of mental illness. This is called dual diagnosis because the person suffers from multiple illnesses. The Journal of the American Medical Association states that the number of people suffering...

  The most commonly abused prescription stimulant medications include amphetamines (Dexedrine and Adderall) and methylphenidate (Ritalin and Concerta). The amphetamines and methylphenidate are used to manage medical conditions such as attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and works by changing the amounts of specific neurotransmitters (hormones) in the...

It is not always easy to spot signs when someone around you is abusing drugs or alcohol. But it is easier to treat addiction in the early stages rather than when a person hits rock bottom. One of the best drug rehab centers, San Diego,...

Prescription narcotic addiction is a serious chemical dependency. Prescription drugs work by either suppressing or promoting certain brain chemical reactions.Leading addiction treatment center at San Diego, Pacific Bay Recovery is specialized in treating prescription narcotic addiction. Board Certified San Diego addiction doctors and personnel are...

It is natural for anyone, who has ever used drugs or alcohol,to experience cravings.These urges can be extremely disturbing, even to the extent of being painful at times. In the initial phase of recovery, the cravings can be especially uncomfortable. Cravings can also be triggered...