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Drug Addiction Facts

  • In 2012 the average age of new meth users was approximately 20 years old.
  • The increase in serotonin caused by Ecstasy which produces a high also results in a low because the drug also interferes with its synthesis which leads to a considerable depletion of serotonin. As a result, it takes the human brain a significant amount of time to rebuild the store of serotonin needed to perform important physiological and psychological functions.
  • Meth is most often abused for days on end known as a "binge", whereby users often forego sleep and food to use meth.

Addiction-treatment-center.jpgOnce you have decided to make a change and get help for your addiction problem, the next step is to explaore your treatment facility options. Keep in mind that there is no one-size fits all facility. The most effective way to find an appropriate treatment program that meets your particular needs is to speak with an addiction treatment professional who can assess your specific situation and give you various treatment facility options based on your exact needs. We can help you with this. Simply call our Drug Treatment Help-Line at 1-877-683-7818 and you will be connected to an addiction treatment specialist who can help you find the correct treatment program for you.

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Substance Abuse Treatment Services

Substance abuse treatment services are available in many different settings and with different treatment lengths and plans to accommodate the varying needs of clients with any kind of and degree of addiction. With both long and short term and both inpatient and residential facilities now being paid by many insurance plans, there's no need to postpone getting substance abuse treatment services for anybody who desires it.

Residential Short-Term Treatment (30 Days Or Less)

Residential short-term treatment for 30 days or less is a possibility which allows men and women in rehab to have the very much needed change of environment required to have a chance at staying sober. Residential treatment is the premiere option because individuals can feel comfortable and at home while receiving services. Residential short-term treatment for 30 days or less may not be prolonged enough for certain people with more extreme addiction and dependency problems, and this should always be evaluated after the 30 days to establish if more extensive treatment is needed.

Persons With HIV/AIDS

Persons with HIV/AIDS who are in need of substance abuse rehab will very often require services beyond what a standard drug and alcohol rehab center can deliver. Due to the fact comprehensive healthcare services tend to be an integral part of the physical recovery process for addicts with HIV/AIDS, who more than likely have experienced a progression and worsening of the disease because of their habit, it is crucial that these clients receive the medical care required along with any rehab services for his or her drug abuse problem.

Pregnant/Postpartum Women

Pregnant and postpartum women not only need help from a quality rehabilitation for their own health and wellbeing but also for the wellbeing of the unborn baby or the little one they've delivered who needs to be properly taken care of while they become rehabbed and as a result capable of being a better mother. Treatment possibilities exist which give them as well as their child the appropriate healthcare services whilst making certain they acquire the rehabilitation they might require to become sober and be able to stay that way in order to be the best mother they can be.

Women

Women require quality rehabilitation in rehab but might also need special attention to the unique issues they face because of gender. Men and women not only face varying and unique problems in life due to gender, but also may abuse drugs and alcohol for very different reasons. alcohol and drug treatment facilities which cater to women and the distinctive and unique needs that women encounter often helps enormously on a women's path to long term abstinence and a higher quality of life.

Men

Just as women and men face varying and unique challenges in everyday life that are specific to their gender, men and women might also encounter unique challenges in rehabilitation that are gender-specific, which is why a rehab designed specifically with these unique needs and challenges in mind can be extremely ideal for someone looking for an effective rehab option.

ASL or Other Assistance for Hearing Impaired

The hearing impaired can often be prone to alcoholism and substance abuse as a result of problems that their impairment impose on them. While detection of this problem can sometimes be difficult among the hearing impaired, you can find ASL as well as other assistance services available for them when substance abuse rehab is needed. Aside from ASL, such services might include assistive listening tools and captioned video resources to ensure that deaf and hearing impaired individuals are obtaining the support they need in alcohol and drug rehab.

  • McLeod Addictive Disease Center Inc
    McLeod Addictive Disease Center Inc is a Drug and Alcohol Addiction Treatment Facility that is located at:

    521 Clanton Road
    Charlotte, NC. 28217

    If you would like to contact McLeod Addictive Disease Center Inc, you can reach them at 704-332-9001.

    McLeod Addictive Disease Center Inc offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Residential Short-Term Treatment (30 Days Or Less), Persons With Hiv/Aids, Pregnant/Postpartum Women, Women, Men, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired
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