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Understanding The Four Stages of Addiction Recovery


One of the hardest things you can do in life is admitting you have a drug and/or alcohol problem, then take the necessary steps to find treatment. When you find a center for addiction treatment in Ohio, such as Lumiere Healing Centers, your journey to recovery has just begun. You will go through four stages of recovery: treatment initiation, early abstinence, maintaining abstinence, and advanced recovery. These stages were created by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) and have helped countless individuals recover from addiction. All patients who are admitted into our care will go through the same four steps, [...]

Understanding The Four Stages of Addiction Recovery2022-11-28T07:10:52+00:00

Opiate Detox as an Effective Form of Treatment


When people endure pain, it isn’t uncommon for their doctor to suggest they use medication. Most common pain can be treated with over-the-counter medications, like Advil or Tylenol.  But when people experience severe pain, such as after their surgery, or a serious accident, doctors will often prescribe opioids.  Opioids are the strongest type of medication available, and when used correctly, they are a highly effective form of treatment. When abused, they can lead to drug addiction and even drug overdose.  If you or someone you love is struggling with opiate addiction, contact Lumiere Healing Centers about our drug addiction recovery in [...]

Opiate Detox as an Effective Form of Treatment2022-11-28T07:11:49+00:00