Drug Detox Using Suboxone

Drug Detox Using Suboxone

What is a Suboxone drug detox? A Suboxone drug detox offers a way to treat opioid dependence — under a doctor’s care — safely.  People treated with Suboxone are still likely to experience uncomfortable psychological symptoms and other physical detoxification symptoms...
Two Dead Bodies — Taking A Different Path

Two Dead Bodies — Taking A Different Path

On my first day of treatment, I watched them roll two purplish bodies out of the room across from me. EMS were there and the police too. Residents circled the scene, taking it all in. But, most of us used and drank again. I was 21 and not convinced I had a problem I...
Alcohol Detox :: Seasonal Spike in Drinking

Alcohol Detox :: Seasonal Spike in Drinking

  I need to admit that I have a somewhat dark interest in sordid statistics around certain times of the year. While doing some research, a particular statistic surprised me regarding alcohol (alcoholism) related deaths and holidays throughout the year. These...
‘Tis The Season to be Merry and Sober Living

‘Tis The Season to be Merry and Sober Living

The holiday season is the best time to be shared with work associates, friends and family. It can also be a stressful time that triggers anxiety and challenges for recovering addicts. The newly afflicted that want to remain sober living. There are many ways to stay...
Alcohol, Marijuana, Drug Abuse during Holidays

Alcohol, Marijuana, Drug Abuse during Holidays

 Alcohol Marijuana and Drug Abuse Spike During the Stressful Holiday Season. Friends and family in alcohol marijuana and drug recovery programs most vulnerable.Know how to help yourself and others. For many, the holiday season means a time of both joy and stress. For...
Methadone Detox Treatment

Methadone Detox Treatment

 Estimated one million people in the US with an addiction to opioids. Less than 20% receiving treatment. Fear of withdrawal during detox stops most. An estimated one million people in the US have an opioid addiction. Less than 20% receiving treatment. The fear of...
Alcohol + Drug Addiction Treatment Tips : After Care

Alcohol + Drug Addiction Treatment Tips : After Care

Staying Sober: After Care There is so much more to addiction recovery than finding the right alcohol and drug treatment center for you or a loved one. Of course knowing you truly want to make a change, is what addiction recovery is about. You have to want it because...
We Handle DUAL DIAGNOSIS with Care

We Handle DUAL DIAGNOSIS with Care

Co-Occuring Disorders Mental health issues often go hand-in-hand with substance abuse and other issues. We at D’Amore Healthcare treat drug & alcohol abuse and mental health issues simultaneously to help clients recover fully. “About a third of all people...
Tethered

Tethered

Mental illness and addiction I recently read about pop star, Demi Lovato’s experience with mental illness and addiction. Amidst her candid reveal of self-harm, despair, indulgence, frailty, and self-disgust, her story of endurance and talent welcome us into the...