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The Wolf of Wall Street made drug use look cool

Before you take a trip to drug rehab you need to make sure you are ready to commit to living a clean lifestyle. It is hard to make that commitment, especially when surrounded by a lot of different media that portrays drug use as cool or appealing. The Wolf of Wall Street is the latest […]

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Did Philip Seymour Hoffman have a Dual Diagnosis?

While it is sad to hear about the recent death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman, his death may actually shine a spotlight on the difficulties of living with dual diagnosis. Dual diagnosis is when a person is not only battling an addiction issue, whether to illegal drugs, alcohol, prescription medicine, etc., but also has a […]

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Help my life is falling apart

Before I went to alcohol rehab, my life was falling apart. I went from binge drinking on weekends with my friends, to drinking on my own during the week, to taking breaks at work in order to track down some vodka. It was after months of this behavior, countless fights, and lying about drinking, when […]

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My loved one has dual diagnosis

When loved ones are suffering from dual diagnosis, it can be difficult to know how to help them. But when someone is enduring both a mental illness, in addition to having a substance abuse problem, they need professional help to get them on track. When you suspect loved ones are suffering from dual diagnosis, you may want […]

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Find the life you deserve after drug rehab

Making the choice to go to drug rehab will be one of the most difficult decisions that you ever make. Part of that difficulty might be that you are having trouble seeing, or imagining, the life you deserve. The life where you are clean, have repaired relationships with people who have been hurt by your drug use, and […]

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Do people understand me?

When you are suffering from dual diagnosis, it is very common to feel like no one understands you or what you are feeling. It is extremely difficult living with not only an addiction issue, but also with a mental illness. The Affordable Rehab of Philadelphia wants you to know that we can help. You don’t […]

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Am I going to be just another statistic?

The chances of an addict who has been to drug rehab relapsing and returning to the world of drugs are very high. The actual statistics vary depending on the type of drug to which the addict is addicted. What will reduce your chances of relapsing and becoming just another statistic, is understanding that drug addiction […]

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Am I an alcoholic?

If you are questioning whether or not you are an alcoholic in need of alcohol rehab, there are some definite warnings signs to help you evaluate your situation. However, even the fact that you are considering if you are alcoholic, or whether or not someone you love is, may point in the direction of needing […]

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Integrated Treatment of Substance Abuse in Mental Health

At the Affordable Rehab of Philadelphia, we understand how difficult it is to live with a dual diagnosis. Life can be hard enough when you are battling an addiction to drugs and/or alcohol, never mind suffering from a mental health issue while fighting an addiction. That is why we use an integrated approach when treating […]

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Avoiding New Year’s Eve Triggers

The upcoming holidays, especially New Year’s Eve, are common times for people who have already been to alcohol rehab to relapse. It can be too much for some people to resist the triggers of the holidays, such as the frequent parties, the tendencies for people around you to overindulge in drinks, and the frequent drinking […]

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