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Detoxification

Addiction Treatment Types: Detoxification

The Effectiveness of Alcohol Detox Programs By David RichardsAll across the United States, people are looking to regain control through alcohol detox programs. It is fortunate that we live in a country where there are so many public and private...
What Is Detox? Many addicted people must undergo a detoxification process (detox) before they embark on a treatment plan. Detox is the process of getting the alcohol or other drugs out of the addicted person's syst...
Outpatient Detox [From: Smithers Addiction News, March 2000, Vol 1, Num 1, Pages 1-2] Detoxification is a medical procedure in which death and medical/psychiatric complications are prevented or stabilized, while patie...
Do it Yourself Detoxification - Why? Thanks to Peter McDermott for the following text form of a wonderful booklet he developed available from Lifeline in England:McDermott's Guide to Do-It-Yourself Detox(c) Peter McDermott, 1993, (c) Lif...
Do it Yourself Detoxification - How Long? How long does it take?How long is a piece of string? It all depends what drugs you use, how much you've been using, how long you've been using for and what your own particular metabolism is like. Some...