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Drug Addiction Facts

  • The elevated risk of heart attack among marijuana users may be caused by marijuana raising blood pressure and heart rate and reducing the blood's capacity to carry oxygen.
  • More than half a million visits to hospital emergency rooms a year are drug-related.
  • Codeine is often prescribed in the form of syrup to treat the common cough, and "Purple Drank" is a slang term for codeine cough syrup which is combined with Sprite or Mountain Dew and pieces of Jolly Rancher candy for illicit abuse. The concoction takes on a purplish hue, hence the name Purple Drank.

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 several settings and with various rehabilitation lengths and plans to accommodate the various demands of clients with any type of and degree of addiction. With both short and long term and both inpatient and residential programs now being included in many insurance plans, there is no need to put off receiving substance abuse treatment services for anyone who desires it.

Residential Short-Term Treatment (30 Days Or Less)

Residential short-term rehabilitation for 30 days or less is an option which enables people in rehab to have the much required 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 rehab for 30 days or less may not be prolonged enough for certain people with more serious addiction and dependency problems, and this should always be looked into at the end of the 30 days to determine if more intensive treatment is required.

Residential Long-Term Treatment (More Than 30 Days)

Residential long-term treatment, which lasts in excess of four weeks, can be an option that delivers the commensurate level of care and appropriate environment for anybody fighting a significant addiction and dependency problem. Because people will stay in the residential long-term rehab program for about 3-6 months and even longer in some instances, these types of centers offer all the amenities needed to help client's remain as comfortable and amenable as it could possibly be while providing quality treatment to assist them to overcome their habit forever.

Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders

Individuals with co-occurring mental and drug abuse problems are what are recognized in the field of alcohol and drug treatment as dual diagnosis clients. These clients must deal with both disorders when it's in treatment to find resolution because one usually exacerbates the other. Fortunately, there are lots of alcohol and drug rehabilitation facilities who are able to specifically address the issues that persons with co-occurring mental and drug use issues face to enable them to not merely become abstinent but mentally stable and also able to lead a much better quality lifestyle and never feel the need to self medicate with alcohol and drugs.

Pregnant/Postpartum Women

Pregnant and postpartum women don't just require assistance from a high quality treatment for their own health and wellbeing but in addition the wellbeing of their unborn baby or the kid they have given birth to who needs to be appropriately taken care of while they become rehabilitated and in turn capable of being a much better mother. Rehabilitation opportunities exist that provide them as well as their child the appropriate healthcare services whilst ensuring they receive the rehabilitation they need to become abstinent and be able to remain this way in order to be the best mother they can be.

Women

Women require quality rehabilitation in rehab but might also require particular focus on the unique issues they face for their gender. Men and women not only face varying and distinctive problems in life as a result of gender, but additionally may abuse alcohol and drugs for unique reasons. drug rehabilitation centers which focus on women and the specific and unique needs that women encounter often helps enormously on a women's path to permanent sobriety and a higher quality of life.

Residential Beds For Client's Children

Residential beds for client's children is a very rare choice but in facilities who do offer such accommodations it will help greatly in the process of recovery since the parent doesn't need to worry about this part of their life while in rehabilitation. Having their kids with them may give them satisfaction that they're well looked after as they piece their lives together again and become a much better parent.

ASL or Other Assistance for Hearing Impaired

The hearing impaired can often be predisposed to alcoholism and drug and alcohol use as a result of problems their impairment impose on them. While detection of this issue can be hard among the hearing impaired, you will find ASL and other assistance services designed for them when substance abuse rehab is needed. Besides ASL, such services can sometimes include assistive listening equipment and captioned video resources so that deaf and hearing impaired individuals are receiving the help they need in alcohol and drug rehab.

Self Payment

Self Payment is needed when someone's insurance won't pay for the entire cost of rehabilitation or will only pay for part of it. In these cases, it may seem like a disadvantage but people actually have a much more leverage simply because they can decide on whichever facility they want without the restrictions from health insurers that so many individuals face. In addition, treatment facilities will usually offer payment assistance for individuals whose only option is self payment to enable them to get into treatment.

Private Health Insurance

Depending on which plan you are covered by, all private medical health insurance plans typically cover some form of drug rehabilitation service including outpatient rehabilitation to inpatient or residential drug and alcohol treatment facilities. Individuals may have to participate in a drug rehabilitation facility that's within their network of providers and there may be other restrictions such as the length of time their stay in rehab is covered. Individuals can choose a good program they like and speak with a rehab specialist to ascertain if their insurance covers it.

Sliding Fee Scale

A sliding fee scale can be a payment assistance option made available from a number of drug and alcohol treatment facilities in an effort to help individuals afford rehabilitation where this might not have been doable originally. For instance, one client's price for treatment could possibly be different and lower than someone else whose financial situation is better making them better able to pay for the full cost of rehabilitation. Registrars consider variables besides income including amount of dependents to ascertain the ultimate cost and using the sliding scale.

  • Meta House Inc
    Meta House Inc is a Drug and Alcohol Addiction Recovery Faciltity that is located at:

    2618-2626 North Bremen Street
    Milwaukee, WI. 53212

    If you would like to contact Meta House Inc, you can reach them at 414-962-1200.

    Meta House Inc offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Residential Short-Term Treatment (30 Days Or Less), Residential Long-Term Treatment (More Than 30 Days), Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Pregnant/Postpartum Women, Women, Residential Beds For Client's Children, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Private Health Insurance, Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors)

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