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What Is a Drug Rehab Center? How Does Drug Rehab Work?

A drug rehab center is a facility devoted to treating the disease of addiction. There are many types of drug rehab centers that offer...

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Vertava Health Editorial Team
Mar 16th, 2020

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Staying Sober During St. Patrick’s Day

The “Party” Atmosphere On St. Patty’s Day For many people, St. Patrick’s Day represents a chance to let loose and...

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Vertava Health Editorial Team
Mar 12th, 2020

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Is Calling A Drug Rehab Center Confidential?

The social stigma surrounding addiction prevents many people from admitting they have a problem. They fear that if they ask for help,...

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Vertava Health Editorial Team
Mar 10th, 2020

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Can I Use FMLA For Drug Rehab?

Many people are afraid they will lose their jobs if they seek treatment for substance abuse. Unfortunately, addiction can also result in...

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Vertava Health Editorial Team
Mar 4th, 2020

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Is Drug Rehab Tax-Deductible As Health Costs?

Paying for drug rehab can be a challenge. High costs for quality care prevent many people from seeking help for addiction. What many people...

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Vertava Health Editorial Team
Feb 24th, 2020

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Getting One More Day Of Sobriety With Leap Year

If you struggle with addiction, leap year gives you an extra opportunity to be grateful for all your blessings and enjoy your sobriety. It...

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Vertava Health Editorial Team
Feb 24th, 2020

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Mardi Gras — Having Fun During Mardi Gras

About Mardi Gras Mardi Gras is an annual holiday that takes place right before the beginning of Lent. The purpose of this holiday is to...

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Vertava Health Editorial Team
Feb 20th, 2020

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Can You Trust Reviews For Drug Rehabs?

The internet is crowded with reviews for drug rehab centers, from Google to Facebook to websites dedicated to reviewing rehabs. The wealth...

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Vertava Health Editorial Team
Feb 14th, 2020

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Drug Rehab Hospitals Vs. Centers

Deciding to go to drug rehab is the first step toward recovery. Once you’ve committed to seeking help, you need to find an addiction...

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Vertava Health Editorial Team
Feb 10th, 2020

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Valentine’s Day — Loving Yourself And Others In Sobriety

The Importance Of Love On Valentine’s Day Although Valentine’s Day is sometimes marketed as a holiday only for lovers, you can...

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Vertava Health Editorial Team
Feb 10th, 2020

5 Tips To Help Stop Enabling Someone’s Addiction

Watching someone you care about struggle with a drug or alcohol addiction can be devastating, and place significant stress on both your own...

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Vertava Health Editorial Team
Nov 7th, 2019

Coping With A Child’s Illness While You’re In Recovery

Getting the news that your child is dangerous–perhaps even fatally–ill is one of the most difficult things any parent will ever...

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Vertava Health Editorial Team
Oct 17th, 2019

Rise In Children Suffering From Mental Health Issues In the United States

The number of children suffering from mental health issues in the U.S. is on the rise. Without early intervention, these issues can develop...

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Vertava Health Editorial Team
Oct 16th, 2019

Ethnic Suicide Rates In The United States

Certain ethnic groups have higher rates of both suicide and substance abuse. Suicide is the leading cause of death for individuals with a...

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Vertava Health Editorial Team
Oct 16th, 2019

5 Signs Your Loved One Is Addicted To Heroin

Heroin is a powerful opioid with a high potential for abuse. In recent years, heroin abuse has increased, especially among young Caucasian...

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Vertava Health Editorial Team
Oct 15th, 2019