woman hugging pillow as she struggles with post acute withdrawal syndrome

What is Post Acute Withdrawal Syndrome?

If you attempt to detox from drugs or alcohol at home, you will likely experience a host of uncomfortable withdrawal symptoms. For some people, withdrawal is so intense that they cannot endure them for the duration of the detox. With the help of a medical detox program, you can get through withdrawal with minimal to…

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The Importance of Having Family Support

If you have ever tried to quit drug or alcohol addiction while dealing with strained family relationships, you know how difficult it can be. Family support is a crucial component of a successful recovery. Your family dynamics can make or break your attempts to get sober. To get the most out of your addiction treatment,…

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Enjoying 4th of July Sober

Certain times of the year can be more challenging if you are in recovery. Some holidays, such as the 4th of July, are naturally associated with alcohol consumption at BBQs and parties. This association can make it harder to avoid temptation if you want to celebrate with family and friends. The good news is that…

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Treatment Options for Polysubstance Abuse

Polysubstance abuse is when a person uses more than one drug simultaneously and abuses those substances, such as opiates and stimulants, depressants, alcohol, prescription medications, or other combinations. If polysubstance abuse is a problem for you or someone you love, we can help you find addiction treatment programs that help with these issues. Call us at Serenity…

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Tips to Quit Smoking Weed

Are you or someone you know trying to quit smoking weed? Weed isn’t inherently addictive, but it can still be challenging to break this behavior. Fortunately, there is a marijuana addiction treatment and marijuana rehab available for people in your situation. At Serenity House Detox Houston, we’re here to help you find the right treatment program. Call…

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Recognizing the Signs of Relapse

It isn’t always easy to detox from drugs and alcohol, which is why so many people turn to detox programs and drug addiction treatment facilities for help. Addiction recovery programs can help manage the cravings and withdrawal symptoms that can help when you try to reduce or eliminate the intake of drugs or alcohol. Contact our helpful…

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What Is the Average Cost of Rehab?

If you or someone you know are thinking about going to drug or alcohol addiction treatment, you might be interested in learning about the cost of rehab. If you’re paying with insurance, the rates are different from paying for rehab out of your own pocket. At Serenity House Detox Houston, we would love to go over…

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Benefits of Inpatient Treatment

A person with drug or alcohol addiction may struggle with every part of their life. Friendships and family relationships are hard to manage. School and work seem impossible to maintain. Life is hard because addiction has taken over. Sometimes the best way through this is with inpatient treatment. With an inpatient treatment center, it is…