Man having trouble quitting cold-turkey

Risks of Quitting Cold-Turkey

According to many treatment experts, the Houston area has hundreds of thousands of people using illicit drugs annually. Unfortunately, only about half of people seek treatment. When you finally decide to give up drugs or alcohol, you may feel buoyant and strong. However, quitting drugs and alcohol is not merely a matter of will. Quitting…

a woman concerned about undergoing heroin detox at home

Dangers of Heroin Detox at Home

Kicking an addiction habit of a Schedule 1 drug such as heroin isn’t something you can do at home. Most people use the quitting cold-turkey method, but the withdrawal symptoms and cravings are too severe to sustain over the long term. There are multiple reasons why you need to kick heroin addiction at Serenity House…