After losing more than a decade of his life to addiction, Tanner woke up on Christmas Day and was finally ready to get help.
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If you’re open to it, you may want to explore other treatment options outside of your immediate location. Some people find that getting a fresh start someplace new can be highly motivating. If you’re ready to start treatment now, Nova Recovery Center offers individualized, comprehensive programs for drug and alcohol addiction. Call (512) 605-2955 to […]
Addiction is a serious problem in America. More than 130 people die daily from opioid overdose1 and 1 in 10 adults died from excessive alcohol use between 2006 and 2010.2 With addiction being one of the leading preventable causes of death in the United States, it’s essential that we thoroughly understand what addiction is so […]
An anti-addiction vaccine may sound too good to be true, but researchers are currently working to develop and test vaccines for drug-specific addictions that can be used to treat and prevent addiction. For people with loved ones who have struggled with addiction for years, this may sound like a dream come true, but there are […]
Updated on February 22nd, 2021 It’s not uncommon for mental disorders like depression to accompany addiction. In these instances, people with co-occurring disorders typically receive a dual diagnosis from a doctor, and special treatment is required to help them overcome their addiction and properly manage their depression.