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Effects of Prescription Drug Abuse

Effects of Prescription Drug Abuse



Effects of Prescription Drug Abuse, holistic drug treatment, drug rehab, addiction treatment

Effects of Prescription Drug Abuse, holistic drug treatment, drug rehab, addiction treatment



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    Effects of Prescription Drug Abuse Effects of Prescription Drug Abuse Document Transcript

    • G&G Holistic Addiction Treatment presents Effects of Prescription Drug Abuse G & G Holistic Addiction Treatment, Inc. http://DrugRehabCenter.Com© Copyright 2013 by G&G Holistic Addiction Treatment, Inc. All Rights Reserved
    • Siobhan Morse, Executive Director of The National Institute for Holistic AddictionStudies discusses addiction and the effects of prescription drug abuse.What is Addiction?Addiction is a chronic, progressive, sometimes fatal disease, and it’scharacterized by relapse.Relapse is a return to using evenafter periods of abstinence.The abuse of any type of drug,even a legitimate prescription,can lead to changes in thestructure and function of thebrain.For most people the decision tobegin taking prescription drugs isat the recommendation of their health care provider.Some prescription drugs cause changes in the brain and the body that can leadto dependency on the drug. This means the body and the brain become reliantEffects of Prescription Drug Abuse 2
    • on the drug to perform normal functions such as sleep, stress management, andthe management of pain.Examples of these types of prescription drugs include opioids, or painkillers,sedatives, and sleep aids. Extended use of these drugs, even as prescribed, cancause physical and psychological dependency which can lead to abuse andultimately addiction.It is important to remember that addiction is not the user’s fault. If you are readingthis report, the chances are you’ve been affected by either your own use orsomeone else’s use.Prescription dependency abuse and addiction does not only cause problems withthe user, but also everyone around them.Do you have questions about the effects of prescription drug abuse? Ourexperienced counselors are available 24 hours a day to take your call and getyou the help or information you need.Call our Toll-Free Recovery Hotline at 1-800-303-2938 or visit our web site at:http://drugrehabcenter.com and discover the best treatment options for you.Effects of Prescription Drug Abuse 3
    • Our drug rehab center offers a unique and affordable holistic approach toaddiction treatment.Our holistic addiction and treatment program has helped addicts from all over theUnited States, Europe and Canada overcome their substance addictions andachieve long term recovery. We treat the individuals specific needs, includingworking with families.For more special reports on addiction issues, visit: http://rehabcentersnetwork.com/addiction-special-reportsEffects of Prescription Drug Abuse 4