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Is there a facility that offers both alcohol and drug treatment?

Is there a facility that offers both alcohol and drug treatment?

Some resources: Below are some online resources for you.
Substance abuse and mental health services administration (samhsa) is a good starting point.

http://findtreatment. Samhsa. Gov/treatmentlocator/faces/quicksearch. Jspx

http://www. Hazelden. Org/

http://center-for-addiction-recovery. Com

http://www. Alcoholalcoholism. Org/national-alcoholism-center-nac

good luck! ...Read more

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What are the suggested steps to commit someone for alcohol and drug treatment?

What are the suggested steps to commit someone for alcohol and drug treatment?

Avvo. Com: You may want to ask this question on avvo. Com. Lawyers answer legal questions as a public service on that site. There are usually different requirements depending on the state. ...Read more

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Why are drug and alcohol treatment programs cost so expensive?

Why are drug and alcohol treatment programs cost so expensive?

Not all are. . .: Private 28 day inpatient programs can be very expensive. Providers associated with a state health care plan (e.g., dept. Health hospital or medicaid) can be reasonable. Once you find a reasonable program, check the qualifications of the providers. What programs do they use? Are they client centered or do they use the same program for everyone? Talk to prior patients and get recommendations. ...Read more

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I tried hep. B treatment but test shows I still have it. Should I leave it alone and just avoid alcohol?

I tried hep. B treatment but test shows I still have it. Should I leave it alone and just avoid alcohol?

Discuss with Dr.: Chronic hepatitis b is a difficult disease. It is caused by a virus that is often very persistent but you should not give up. You and you dr can come up with a good treatment plan if you try. Yes;please avoid alcohol. ...Read more

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Are there any drug and alcohol treatment centers available at no cost?

Are there any drug and alcohol treatment centers available at no cost?

See below: The info below will help you find state-specific agency that deals with alcohol and drug-related problems
http://findtreatment. Samhsa. Gov/
http://alcoholism.About. Com/cs/pro/a/blagent. Htm

good luck! ...Read more

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What is the alcohol or drug addiction treatment process?

What is the alcohol or drug addiction treatment process?

First Step: Admit you are powerless over alcohol and that your life has become unmanageable.

Call local treatment center. Begin a new life. ...Read more

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What do you, docs, think about ibogaine treatment of alcohol/drugs addiction?

Too little data: There's very little research data available about ibogaine to give any kind of helpful answer. ...Read more

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What is the most successful treatment program for alcohol abuse and drug abuse?

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What is the most successful treatment program for alcohol abuse and drug abuse?

Addiction: Aa & na groups, also deterrents such as antabuse, (disulfiram) campral, zyban, etc., depending on the type of substances used. ...Read more

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What is the holistic approach to drug and alcohol addiction, treatment and recovery?

What is the holistic approach to drug and alcohol addiction, treatment and recovery?

Mind, body, spirit: Holistic treatment would provide what the individual needs in order to withdraw from the addictive agent, and change the mental, emotional, social, and spiritual environment in which the addiction formed. Detox, relaxation, meditation, prayer, 12step programs, nutrition, exercise, psychotherapy, acupuncture, medications might all be used in some cases. ...Read more

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Do you know the holistic approach to drug and alcohol addiction treatment and recovery?

Do you know the holistic approach to drug and alcohol addiction treatment and recovery?

Nutrition and...: Drug & alcohol addicts usually have genetic metabolic imbalances & often benefit from high doses of vit b3 & other individualized nutrients including amino acids. They need to avoid sugar, caffeine, tobacco & food allergens. Exercise, meditation/biofeedback, counseling, medicinal herbs, homeopathy & acupuncture are also important modalities utilized in a holistic approach to recovery. ...Read more

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Does alcohol treatment usually get covered by insurance?

Does alcohol treatment usually get covered by insurance?

Depends: Some do and some don't. It all depends on your mental health benefits and whether you havd any. Your best bet is to call the 800 number on the back of the ins card or speak with hr at work. Don't let insurance be tge reason not to get help if you need it. ...Read more

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Can I find an alcohol treatment program anywhere?

Can I find an alcohol treatment program anywhere?

Some resources: Below are some online resources for you.
Substance abuse and mental health services administration (samhsa) is a good starting point.

http://findtreatment. Samhsa. Gov/treatmentlocator/faces/quicksearch. Jspx

http://www. Hazelden. Org/

http://center-for-addiction-recovery. Com

http://www. Alcoholalcoholism. Org/national-alcoholism-center-nac

good luck! ...Read more

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Can I get medical treatment to stop craving alcohol?

Yes: 1. Aa helps, even though is not ideal.
2. There are many reasons people crave alcohol. Are you anxious? Blood sugar regulation problem?
I treat patients with medications, but you can find in the literature that vitamins and supplements also help: vit b1, b3, b6, b12; magnesium, 5-htp, kudzu, etc etc etc. Talk to the doctor. ...Read more

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Is there a way to help my husband get an alcohol treatment program?

Is there a way to help my husband get an alcohol treatment program?

U cant make him want: ...To stop & u cannot make him want to drink either. If what u are asking is how to motivate him, the resistance common among alcoholics is formidable. Couples therapy can feel threatening & blaming to him. Best bet is to change yourself - attend al-anon or codependents anonymous. U will learn what u can do to stop enabling his continuing on as he has been, while feeling better about yourself. ...Read more

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Which treatment works the best and fastest for rubbing alcohol overdose?

Go to the ER NOW!: If you ingested any amount of rubbing alcohol, have someone take you to the er immediately. Rubbing alcohol is not the same as the alcohol in drinks and may cause serious, permanent, and even life-threatening health problems. ...Read more

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Are there treatment guidelines for fetal alcohol syndrome?

Are there treatment guidelines for fetal alcohol syndrome?

Early dx helps: There are no treatments for the congenital defects or brain damage due to fetal alcohol syndrome (fas), but early diagnosis and special education to address the child's specific needs can improve their developmental outcome. The earlier a child with FAS is placed in the appropriate educational class and given comprehensive social services, the more improved their prognosis. ...Read more

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Why forcing to spit has blood for the first time. No alcohol, no smoking etc...what is the best remedy?

Why forcing to spit has blood for the first time. No alcohol, no smoking etc...what is the best remedy?

Abnormal: I'm not sure what you mean by forcing to spit and they're being blood in it. You can restate the question. Abnormal bleeding needs to be evaluated by Dr. Primary care your nose and throat in person for specific diagnosis and treatment ...Read more

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After how many days of treatment from jaundice, can I drink alcohol?

After how many days of treatment from jaundice, can I drink alcohol?

Maybe never.: You may have a liver condition that would make any alcohol intake a very bad idea. Discuss this with your doctor. ...Read more

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Can I drink alcohol (500ml - 1l) if I am on doxy + cipro (ciprofloxacin) or is it not recommended? (i am on my 3rd day treatment)

Can I drink alcohol (500ml - 1l) if I am on doxy + cipro (ciprofloxacin) or is it not recommended? (i am on my 3rd day treatment)

No: I am not sure you are being serious in asking whether drinking 1/2 liter to a full liter a day of some kind of distilled sprits is "recommended? " It isn't recommended for ANYBODY, let alone someone being treated for an infection. Since you are on 2 antibiotics, I will assume its a serious infection. Alcohol impairs our immune system and healing. This is a dangerous amount of alcohol. Stop now. ...Read more

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What would happen if I drink alcohol while on treatment with lithobid, Depakote and seroquel (quetiapine)?

What would happen if I drink alcohol while on treatment with lithobid, Depakote and seroquel (quetiapine)?

Nothing helpful: As you have probably been told by your physician, drinking alcohol with medications like lithobid, depakote, and seroquel (quetiapine) is not recommended. It will accentuate central nervous system depression, leaving you sedated or worse. Additionally, alcohol may destabilize your sleep and mood further. Maintaining balance is essential for people on such medications. Please abstain from alcohol. ...Read more

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Could atheists join and benefit from the "12 steps" alcohol treatment?

Most definitely: Aa does not demand any particular belief, only openness to spirituality. Spirituality is not religion. Aa talks of a "spiritual awakening." you could call it an "emotional awakening" and have it mean the same thing. In fact, I have known of particular aa meetings specifically for atheists and agnostics in some areas. ...Read more

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If receiving chemo treatment can you have a alcohol now and again or not at all?

If receiving chemo treatment can you have a alcohol now and again or not at all?

Yea but: Moderation, on glass every now and then should be fine but overdoing it would be very bad. A reasonable question to discuss with your doctor because of the cancer and type of chemo will have an effect. ...Read more

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Is it possible for someone to go to an alcohol treatment center more than once before it works?

Yes: It is quite common for people struggling with alcoholism to have relapses which requiring additional treatment after discharge. ...Read more

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What happens when you consume alcohol during interferon treatment?

What happens when you consume alcohol during interferon treatment?

Interferes: Although the combination of alcohol and interferon does not make you sick directly, nih studies have shown that alcohol causes hepatits c virus to replicate more quickly, and seems to block the effects of interferon on the virus. If you are taking interferon for hep c....Absolutely no alcohol! ...Read more

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How to cure or relieve stomach cramps after alcohol withdrawals? Any medicication or homwe remedy or juices suggested for this problem?

How to cure or relieve stomach cramps after alcohol withdrawals? Any medicication or homwe remedy or juices suggested for this problem?

REHAB: If you decided to quit drinking, you need to be supervised by a doctor who has experience to help people like you.
Pain in stomach in heavy drinkers might improve if you take otc prilosec. ...Read more