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Dangers of Teen Drug and Alcohol Abuse

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: October 12, 2021Updated: August 18, 2022Getting their children admitted into an adolescent treatment center for mental health issues or drug and alcohol abuse is ideal for many parents. It is difficult to provide this level of care on an outpatient basis or…

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NC as a Substitute for Rehab Centers in VA

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamAuthored By read morePublished: October 5, 2021Updated: October 7, 2021Did you know that drug abuse and addiction cost Americans more than $740 billion annually in healthcare expenses, lost workplace productivity, and crime-related costs? Substance use disorders are a significant public health issue in…

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Teen Intervention Center

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: September 29, 2021Updated: September 29, 2021Drug abuse among teens is a real problem all over the nation. In fact, experts estimate that teen drug abuse is on the rise. There’s no better time for parents to reach out to a teen intervention…

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Preventing Underage Drinking on Independence Day

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: July 4, 2021Updated: July 21, 2021Independence Day is a holiday that is already known for alcohol use. Many people drink while celebrating the holiday. That means that alcohol is more prevalent at family affairs, and your teen could have easy access. At Foothills…

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Sober Family Activities for Summer Vacation

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: June 22, 2021Updated: June 25, 2021Being in recovery doesn’t mean you stop wanting to enjoy family activities or the beautiful summer weather. Families need to be inclusive and consider some fresh ways to enjoy life together after alcohol abuse treatment. What sober activities can…

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Staying Sober on Memorial Day Weekend

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: May 31, 2021Updated: December 6, 2021Many families like to get together and relax over the long Memorial Day weekend. Your son can stay sober over Memorial Day using the tips below. Family support can help him commit to sober living long after…

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What Are the Signs of Co-occurring Issues in Adolescents?

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: May 27, 2021Updated: March 3, 2022A person who has a mental health disorder, along with a drug or alcohol problem, has what is called a co-occurring issue. The condition is also known as a dual diagnosis. Families need to understand co-occurring diagnoses…

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How to Treat Alcohol Withdrawal Symptoms

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: May 15, 2021Updated: May 14, 2021Some people try to stop abusing alcohol on their own without going through alcohol abuse treatment. However, due to the dangers posed by alcohol withdrawal symptoms, trying to stop drinking on your poses many risks. Adolescent and teen…

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Sober Activities on Cinco de Mayo

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: May 5, 2021Updated: May 14, 2021Cinco de Mayo celebrations typically involve alcohol, sometimes lots of it. For those recovering from alcohol dependency, this boisterous holiday can pose a challenge to continued sobriety. However, there are ways to mark sober holidays without missing…

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Getting Help for Alcohol Addiction on National Screening Day

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: April 8, 2021Updated: December 6, 2021National Screening Day is April 6, and some experts describe it as the nation’s “wake-up call.” 2021 marks the third annual National Alcohol Screening Day, and it’s as good a time as ever for yourself, your friends,…