a person contemplates opioid addiction and which ones to avoid

Commonly Abused Opioids and How to Prevent Addiction

Over the last two decades, the U.S. has gone through an epidemic of overdose-related deaths. Every nineteen minutes, someone in America dies of a drug overdose. Today, legally acquired opioids are the second most abused drugs in the country, right after cannabis. This opioid epidemic is so widespread that more people die from an opioid…

a man benefits from intensive outpatient treatment for addiction

3 Benefits of Intensive Outpatient Treatment

After realizing that you may be struggling with addiction, the first step to recovery is to enroll in a treatment center. One aspect to consider is the level of assistance in treatment that you may require. At Rockland Recovery, our team wants to help you explore the available rehab programs so that you can find…

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3 Advantages of Attending Women’s Addiction Rehab

When someone is addicted to alcohol or drugs, they find the idea of seeking treatment to be overwhelming. But, seeking treatment is the best option to end an addiction. The next step in the recovery process is to choose a treatment center where you can feel comfortable. At Rockland Recovery, we want to help you…

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How Meth Addictions Can Develop

Any illegal use of methamphetamines qualifies as abuse. Commonly called meth, it is a hazardous and addictive drug. Interestingly, meth addiction can develop from the first time someone starts using the drug. Meth produces a rush of dopamine that gives the user a euphoric feeling. If you or a loved one is struggling with a…

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Do You Have a Healthy Relationship With Social Media?

At Rockland Recovery Treatment Center in Weymouth, MA, we teach our clients the importance of balancing their interests in healthy moderation. This includes developing a healthy social media relationship. Just like eating disorders and gambling, social media addiction requires professional help to overcome. Additionally, those prone to social media addiction may also become addicted to…

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Maintaining Positivity During Rehab

Maintaining positivity during rehab isn’t always easy. Rehab is an acknowledgment that someone is struggling with drug or alcohol abuse and needs support to heal and recover. Rockland Recovery Center offers comprehensive and customized care to individuals looking to heal and overcome their substance use disorder or addiction. Part of this process is learning how to maintain…