Detox is the first step of getting sober and should be supervised by a treatment specialist. Read about the detox process and how to do it the safest way possible.

Medical Supervision for Alcohol Detox

By SoberRecovery, Staff Writer

This article was contributed by Wish Recovery in Los Angeles. Alcohol addiction is the most common form of substance abuse, aff... Continue Reading

The Importance of Medical Supervision for Alcohol Detox

This article was contributed by Wish Recovery in Los Angeles. Alcohol detox is a process that should never be taken lightly. Wh... Continue Reading

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Xanax Detox: What to Realistically Expect

By LeAnn Brown

One author recounts their experience with Xanax addiction while outlining what to expect during Benzodiazepine withdrawal. Continue Reading

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How to Relieve Diarrhea During Drug and Alcohol Detox

By Audrey Beim

During the early stages of detox, severe diarrhea and cramping can last anywhere from a few days up to a few weeks. Continue Reading

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Why You Shouldn't Be Afraid of Detox

By Tess Chedsey

Many people in active addiction are afraid of the detox process, but professional detox is actually a gentle first step towards... Continue Reading

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Everything You Need to Know About Alcohol Detox Treatment

By Donn Gruta

If you or an addicted loved one is struggling with alcohol abuse, here are the best alcohol detox centers in the nation. Continue Reading

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3 Stages of the Detox Process

By Dominica Applegate Dominica Applegate has worked in the mental health field for 12 years before launching her own business as a writer. She earned her Master's in Counseling from Liberty Universit

Going through detox can be a tough but necessary step towards becoming free of addiction. Continue Reading

What Kind of Detox Treatment Do You Need?

By Angel W. Abott

Different drugs require different detox treatments. Find out which substances require a detox and what to look for in a detox t... Continue Reading

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What is Rapid Detox and How Does It Work?

By Kelly McClanahan

Rapid detox methods advocate using substitute drugs like Methadone and Suboxone to help addicts wean off of opiates, but do the... Continue Reading


A Look at Heroin Detox

By Nancy Burgess

We examine heroin, its withdrawal symptoms, detox options and recovery outcomes. Continue Reading


Why Going to a Drug Detox Center is the Best Way to Get Clean

By SoberRecovery, Staff Writer

We discuss the 3 basic methods for kicking your addiction, and how detox centers can help. Continue Reading

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Detox vs. Cold Turkey

By SoberRecovery, Staff Writer

An addict seeking recovery may consider going cold turkey at home or entering a detox facility to get help with detox. This art... Continue Reading

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Entering an Alcohol Detox Center

By SoberRecovery, Staff Writer

Will the detox center help you fully recover? Will you feel safe and comfortable under their care? How can you afford this trea... Continue Reading

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Alcohol Detox Centers: What Do They Do?

By SoberRecovery, Staff Writer

Learn what these centers provide and why it's important. Continue Reading

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Alcohol Detox: What's the Process?

By SoberRecovery, Staff Writer

The process of going through alcohol detoxification results in a variety of symptoms that range from mild to severe. Learn abou... Continue Reading

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