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Teen Rehab Is Different From Adult Rehab

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: February 24, 2020Updated: March 4, 2021The goal of rehab is lifelong recovery from drug or alcohol addiction. Therapists work with clients to identify the cause of addiction and develop a treatment plan that guides the client through each stage of recovery. However,…

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Teen Heroin Use Is On The Rise

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: February 21, 2020Updated: March 4, 2021According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), 90 people die from an opioid overdose each day. In addition, nearly two million people abuse opioids annually. Opioid epidemic statistics include heroin, as teen heroin use is…

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Dangers of Teen Drinking

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: February 18, 2020Updated: May 11, 2021Underage drinking can lead to a variety of negative consequences, altering a teenager’s life forever. The dangers of teen drinking range from psychological problems to terminal health conditions, and even fatality. As such, it is important for…

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Teen Alcohol and Drug Use

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: February 6, 2020Updated: May 11, 2021There are a number of reasons why alcohol or drugs are appealing to teens. They may use a substance due to stress, peer pressure, family conflict, or as a means of experimentation. There are many psychological, emotional,…

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Dangers of Drinking in High School

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: January 4, 2020Updated: May 11, 2021Developing a substance abuse disorder is one of the dangers of drinking in high school. Foothills at Red Oak Recovery in Ellenboro, NC, offers comprehensive recovery services for teenage boys that can help prevent drinking in high…

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Importance of Gender Specific Treatment

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: December 2, 2019Updated: March 3, 2021Before you select a treatment center for your adolescent, take a moment to understand the importance of gender-specific treatment. It’s easy to get caught up researching how different facilities deliver treatment. Also, debating what form of treatment…

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How to Stop Disordered Eating

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: November 12, 2019Updated: May 11, 2021Discussion around disordered eating in popular media tends to focus on teenage girls and women. However, a recent study showed a rise in males diagnosed with problems related to food. Teenage boys dealing with these issues may feel…