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Having a Happy and Sober St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day was originally a religious holiday, but in modern times, many people have focused heavily on the drinking aspect of the holiday. Though there’s nothing wrong with a boisterous St. Patrick’s Day party, the drinking culture that surrounds the holiday can make things tough for people in recovery. If you want to have…

Personalizing Your Path to Recovery: The Importance of Tailored Treatment Plans

Recovery from addiction is a journey that’s deeply personal, and no two paths are the same. It’s like embarking on a unique adventure, and just like any journey, having a personalized map can make all the difference. In this blog, we’re going to explore the importance of tailored treatment plans, also known as individualized treatment…

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What is Holistic Pain Management?

Living with chronic pain is a constant battle against the aches that interrupt daily activities. Chronic pain refers to any discomfort from head to toe that lasts over three months. According to the Institute of Medicine, 100 million US adults meet this agonizing diagnosis. Whether caused by arthritis, nerve damage, surgery, cancer, or another reason,…

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Alcohol and Your Mental Health

In the short-term, using alcohol can improve your sense of relaxation and mood and reduce certain kinds of anxiety, like social anxiety. In the long-term, however, the relationship between alcohol and mental health quickly turns negative, being responsible for a range of issues from depression and memory loss to suicide. People who seek help with…

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Understanding Psychological Dependence & Addiction

Substance abuse and drug addiction result in both physical and psychological dependency. While it is well known that substances like heroin and alcohol are physically addictive, they can also be psychologically addictive. Psychological dependence can involve drugs, alcohol, behavior, or a combination of the three. Addiction is complex, causing significant changes to your brain chemistry,…

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Improve Your Life With Inpatient Alcohol Rehab

Rehab is a great tool for people determined to overcome their addictions. When you’re struggling with a dependency on alcohol, you may not be able to do it alone. Caring professionals can help you overcome alcoholism and move forward to the future. When you enter inpatient alcohol rehab at Kemah Palms Recovery®, you will work…

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Expert Tips for Coping with a Dual Diagnosis & Addiction

You, or a family member, may be among the millions of people with “dual diagnosis”—simultaneous substance-abuse problems and mental illness. People with post-traumatic stress disorder, clinical depression, anxiety disorders, or other mental health disorders are particularly vulnerable to falling into addiction via the attempted-self-medication route. What do treatment professionals and mental-health experts say that can…

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Navigating Life’s Ups and Downs: Embracing the Journey

If you or someone you know has embarked on the journey of recovery from addiction, you probably understand just how crucial it is to maintain sobriety over the long term. After all, recovery is a lifelong process, and it’s essential to have the right tools and support in place to navigate the ups and downs…

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How to Help a Drug Addict Get the Treatment They Need

Addiction is more prevalent than ever. There are many people who are battling an addiction and trying to hide it from their friends and family. This can be due to shame or simply because they don’t know how to stop using on their own. It can be hard to know how to help an addict…

The Benefits of a Mens Inpatient Rehab Center

Seeking treatment for an addiction is a very personal thing. It takes a lot of courage for someone to step forward and admit they have an illness. Unfortunately, much of society still sees addiction as an individual weakness. It’s this kind of attitude that makes it extra difficult for men to seek treatment. To give…

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Chronic Pain and The Trauma Egg

Chronic Pain and Opioid Addiction in America This presentation is on chronic pain and the trauma egg. Thank you to our presenting partner Eric McLaughlin with Intervention 911 and Kemah Palms very own Dr. James Flowers. I’m just going to introduce Dr. James Flowers. Oh, thank you, guys, and I’m so happy to be able…

Help for a Drinking Problem

There’s no doubt that struggling with an alcohol problem causes a lot of personal trauma. By reading this post, it would appear you are ready to get help, and that’s an excellent idea. Obviously, your drinking problem is not going to go away on its own. While living within the confines of any addiction, it’s…