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What would experts say about alcohol or drug addiction process?

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Dr. Ricardo Borrego
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Complete supervision: Either condition require a personal decision, supervision, and complete aftercare. It is very complex, yet needs to be complete. An excellent program is the clarity program out of farmington, michigan 1-248-592-1050. Call today and get your life back.
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A 21-year-old member asked:

What are the differences between alcohol and drug addiction?

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Dr. Vasu Brown
Integrative Medicine 24 years experience
Addiction vs habit: Addiction - there is a psychological/physical component; the person is unable to control the aspects of the addiction without help because of the mental or physical conditions involved. Choice of addiction is due to habit. Habit - it is done by choice. The person with the habit can choose to stop, and will subsequently stop successfully if they want to. Addiction habit choice -is alcohol vs drug.
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A 36-year-old member asked:

What is the alcohol or drug addiction detox process?

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Dr. Gregg Albers
Addiction Medicine 42 years experience
Detox: When a patient withdraws he has uncomfortable symptoms, withdrawing from benzodiazepines or alcohol, can have seizures, and gets dts , can die. Medications are used to reduce the withdrawal symptoms, and to reduce the risk of seizures and death. Addicted individuals who have less severe withdrawal symptoms are more likely to finish treatment and have a lesser rate of relapse.
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