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Substance abuse treatment is provided at thousands of facilities nationwide. But since every treatment facility is different as it relates to services, population, gender, cost and philosophy, it can be difficult to sort through all your options.
The thing to remember is that that the way out of opiate addiction is through professionally supervised rehab. Those who choose to ignore it do so at their own risk.
If you suffer from painkiller dependence or know someone who does, do not waste another moment and seek professional help right away.
Given the prevalence of chronic pain, the consumption of medications can only be described as rampant in Elgin. This leads to prescription drug abuse. Almost 2 million people are addicted to prescription pain relievers, and the number of unintentional overdose deaths outnumbers those from heroin and cocaine combined. This makes prescription drug abuse one of the leading causes of deaths in Elgin, and the rest of the country as well.
The Harmful Effects
The following are only short descriptions of the harmful effects prescription drug abuse causes:
A. Your mood will be the first visible and palpable receiver of the side effects. You will go from being calm and enjoying a mental peace to irritability and anxiety. Several times the behavior of those who abuse drugs is difficult to understand to others. Therefore, prescription drug abuse also causes drifts in relationships.
B. From nausea to vomiting to drowsiness to dependency, you will be in for a long list of physiological damage. Besides, many times, the drug can also cause severe damage to the organs and different parts of the body. The sudden changes in mood and the rise and fall in the fight or flight can have long term health risks. Additionally, high blood pressure and rapid changes in the body temperature alongside irregular heartbeat are other effects of unwanted drug intake.
C. Difficulty in understanding and adapting to everyday life is also very common. When you abuse prescription drugs it often has an impact on the nervous system. This may result in slowing the mental functioning to causing confusion in the messages that are sent from the brain to the different body parts. Prescription drug abusers have also been reported to develop paranoia.
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What To Expect:
- Professional Treatment that Works
- Privacy and Confidentiality
- Comfortable and Clean Facilities
- 12-Step Small Group Therapy
- Safe Medically Supervised Detox and Rehab
- A Complete Dual Diagnosis Rehab Facility