Addiction Detox and Recovery Approaches

The Difference Between Rehab and Detox

Drug addiction affects over 23.5 million Americans and under 12% of those addicted actually get treatment. Although drugs and alcohol all have different mechanisms of action, all addictions have the same root behaviors as [...]

Addiction Treatment Can Help Save Your Marriage

It can be devastating when you’ve shared your life with your marriage partner but addiction comes between you. Trust issues seem to instantly arise, with both parties facing distress as the relationship begins to [...]

Drug Use During Pregnancy

Born With a Drug Habit One of the results of having a drug addiction and living in a community with others who share your addiction, is that a higher percentage of community members will [...]

What to Expect in Inpatient Drug and Alcohol Rehab

You or a loved one may be considering drug or alcohol rehab if you have a history of substance abuse or addiction. While you may feel hesitant, it’s always helpful to be acquainted with [...]

The Dangers of Detoxing Alone

More than 23 million Americans face addiction – making this one of the most devastating health crises in the country’s modern history. Despite the prevalence of substance abuse and addiction, just 10% of people [...]

How to Beat Self Doubt after Addiction

For recovering addicts, getting over the physical aspects of their disease is just the first obstacle. Once people move into recovery after detox treatment, they need to confront an equally difficulty reality. A negative [...]

Is My Loved One Addicted to Morphine?

Opioid misuse and abuse is a deadly epidemic. More than 72,000 people in the U.S. have died from opioid use since 1999, which translates to about 115 people each day. This mortality rate makes [...]

Pine Tree Recovery Center In-Network Partnership with Maine Community Health Options

Pine Tree Recovery Center is now in-network with Maine Community Health Options. This strategic partnership with one of Maine’s leading insurers opens the door to quality addiction recovery services for a large number of [...]