BELVIDERE — BRIGHTSIDE Clinic opened its newest location in Belvidere Thursday. At 1667 Belvidere Road, the clinic is one of six BRIGHTSIDE locations throughout Northern Illinois that treat those affected by opiod addiction. Their customized programs of therapy and counseling combined with medically assisted treatment (MAT) eliminates withdrawal symptoms and cravings to help people regain … Continue reading BRIGHTSIDE Opens Addiction Clinic in Belvidere
Holidays can be hard for everyone, whether it be relationships, not being able to spend time with family, painful memories of those we have lost, financial strain, etc. They tend to bring up all types of emotions and not all of them are joyous or cause for celebration. This … Continue reading The Other Second Wave: COVID Stressors, Politics, and the Holidays
I spent many years attempting to get sober, staying sober for a few months/weeks and then falling back into my terrible habits very quickly and heading back into detox.
In the United States, opiate abuse has reached epidemic levels. It was reported that in 2015, nearly two million Americans over the age of 12 were struggling with a prescription drug addiction while over half a million more were coping with an addiction to heroin. If you have recently struggled with drug dependence and are seeking … Continue reading 4 Things to Expect From Your Drug Addiction Treatment