The Different Stages of Addiction

Posted by | Alcohol and Drug Use | May 03, 2016

Experts in the field of substance abuse explain the 3 stages that an individual experiences through addiction. These phases describe the initial signs of addiction to the eventual changes in brain structure brought on by repetitive substance abuse.

The first stage is the binge and intoxication stage. This stage consists […]

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Developing Awareness May be the Most Pivotal Task in Recovery

Posted by | Alcohol and Drug Use, Co-Occurring Disorders & Mental Health, Relapse Prevention, Wellness | April 28, 2016

For many recovering addicts, unhealthy thought patterns contribute to the development of addiction. These patterns are often unconscious for many people and usually began early in life. They can become a source of deep internal turmoil , requiring one to turn to drinking or drugs for solace.

Yet, even in […]

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The Joint Commission Awards Nulife Recovery Centers With Comprehensive Accreditation For Behavioral Health Care

Posted by | Uncategorized | April 27, 2016

LOS ANGELES, CA, APRIL 12, 2015 — J.D. Meints, CEO & Co-founder of NuLife Recovery Center is proud to announce that NuLife Recovery Treatment Centers have been awarded accreditation for Behavioral Health Care Accreditation by The Joint Commission for their Residential Chemical Dependency Care and Non-24 Hour Community Integration Care […]

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Tips for Eating Healthy and Staying Sober

Posted by | Wellness | April 26, 2016

When it comes to your body there are many healthy choices that you are likely making while in drug treatment aftercare. You’re probably becoming more aware of your thoughts and choices. You’re probably recognizing what behaviors are unhealthy and those that are working for you.

Having clarity of mind is […]

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The Amount of Time Drugs Stay In the Body

Posted by | Alcohol and Drug Use | April 22, 2016

The period of time that the traces of substance use linger in the body can vary depending on the type of drug. There are also several different types of drug tests such as the testing of urine, blood and hair, all of which can detect drugs in different segments of time. […]

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