If you are dealing with a drug or alcohol problem and you are not really sure what your next step is, chances are you may need detoxification to get substances out of your system.
Whether you are new to this process, or someone who has relapsed and again needs an addiction treatment program, detox is typically the first step to get you on the path towards recovery. We will help to provide answers to some of the questions you might have in this article.
In short, if you have been abusing drugs or alcohol for a period of time and you know that you should cut back and cannot, detox is where you should start your treatment. What we are referring to is a medically assisted process, with healthcare professionals, and medication alternatives to help reduce cravings, balance withdrawal symptoms and treat any medical conditions that arise.