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Common Stages in Addiction Recovery

Common Stages in Addiction Recovery

One of the most common questions we get from patients and their families is “how long does it take?” Many residential treatment programs range from 20 days to a month. ...
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Postpartum Depression and Substance Abuse

Postpartum Depression and Substance Abuse

Bringing an addition into your family is a wonderful and beautiful time. You’ve slowly fallen in love with this being growing inside of you for over nine months, and when ...
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Millennials More at Risk in Opioid Epidemic

Millennials More at Risk in Opioid Epidemic

It seems like every generation a different public health issue appears that must be handled by the country. Today, that health issue is addiction, the opioid epidemic in particular, and ...
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Depression Is the Leading Cause of Ill Health

Depression Is the Leading Cause of Ill Health

Anxiety orders have been, for a while, the most common mental illness in the United States. Nearly one out of every five American adults suffer from some sort of anxiety ...
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How Weather Affects Substance Abuse

How Weather Affects Substance Abuse

Addiction rates have risen all around the country over the past decade, driven in large part due to the opioid epidemic. However, there is actually some research that suggests that ...
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Tips for Navigating Sobriety in Social Situations

Tips for Navigating Sobriety in Social Situations

Navigating the early stages of sobriety can be difficult, especially when there are so many social expectations surrounding alcohol use. Social situations involving alcohol, such as weddings and work conferences, ...
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Lion’s Gate Recovery – Now a SelectHealth Provider

Lion’s Gate Recovery – Now a SelectHealth Provider

PRESS RELEASE Lion’s Gate Recovery and Counseling Services of Southern Utah are pleased to announce that we have partnered with SelectHeath and are now an “in network” provider. We will be ...
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Expectations in Recovery

Expectations in Recovery

While enjoying the beauties of nature in Southern Utah we were talking about expectations and my feelings about expectations changed. The initial idea was that expectations must be dropped, because they cause ...
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How to Beat Marijuana Addiction with Marijuana Rehab

How to Beat Marijuana Addiction with Marijuana Rehab

Marijuana is the term use to describe the dried leaves, flowers and seeds of a plant of Indian hemp. It is the most famous illegal drug used around the world. ...
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Tramadol Can Be A Dangerous Drug

Tramadol Can Be A Dangerous Drug

Tramadol is a type of pain reliever. This medication is used to treat medium to severe pain. It is also used for extended amounts time for managed pain treatment. But ...
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