Monthly Archives: July 2007
Researchers have shown that prenatal cocaine exposure in zebrafish (which share the majority of the same genes with humans) can alter neuronal development and acutely dysregulate the expression of circadian genes and those affecting melatonin signaling, growth and neurotransmission. The circadian factors, including the principal circadian hormone melatonin, can attenuate the prenatal effects of cocaine. Continue reading
Is it stretching things to be speaking of computer use in terms of addiction? What if your job involves using a computer eight hours as day, are you addicted? It really comes down to a matter of intent and effect. Continue reading
Resolved Question: Past drug use? I have been with my husband for about 5 years, married for two years now.?
The first two years of our relationship he had a vigorous addiction to crack cocaine. ( He was on it for 9 years, clean when I met him, then relapsed). He has been clean for 3 years now ( YAY) and I am now 26 weeks pregnant. Sounds stupid…but can this have any effect on the baby? I mean…does his past addiction affect his semen? Serious answers only please…
Before we look for a drug rehab or alcohol treatment program, we have to look at the level of care needed and assess the severity of the problem. Continue reading
Drug addiction treatment is available to assist any individual with an addiction or substance use problem. Each treatment is based on each person’s needs so that they can learn to control their addiction and live normal, productive lives. Continue reading
Crack cocaine addiction can be one of the most devastating experiences in the lives of users, and the family, friends and acquaintances of users. Through the comprehensive treatment methods practiced at Cliffside Malibu, crack rehab success can be attained permanently. With all consideration given to other methods of recovery, our methods are proven to have a higher success rate than those which focus primarily on group meeting procedures. Crack rehab is tough, but the individual user must confront both the physical and mental challenges presented during crack rehabilitation.
As individuals struggling with crack cocaine addiction know, the experiences in their lives is unique to no one else but themselves. Our methodology guarantees personalized treatment, and our dedication to this ideal is paramount to a successful result. Unlike most programs, Cliffside Malibu’s approach to drug rehab is accompanied by a limited enrollment policy with exclusive access to 3 staff members per 1 client. Cliffside is considered by objective observers to be perhaps the world’s most effective and attentive crack rehab center.
Clients can count on a reliable 24 hour staff that includes highly trained doctors, nurses, therapists, resident advisers, massage therapists, acupuncturists, yoga and fitness instructors, and on-site chefs. Nevertheless, this is still a serious crack rehab program. Although the detoxification process can be traumatizing, our goal is to provide a comfortable environment. Through this process our treatment center assures successful reintegration into society. Cliffside Malibu is there for you if crack cocaine addiction is jeopardizing your freedom from an abundant prosperous life. Call now. 800-501-1988. (Source: Cliffside Malibu) Continue reading