What to Expect when you Enter Detox for Heroin Addiction

2020-07-02T18:47:14+00:00July 6, 2020|Detox, Opioids|

Addiction is a chronic, progressive illness that can be fatal if left untreated. Most individuals that suffer from addiction and substance use disorder know they are in need of help and that their lives are out of control and fairly unmanageable way before they ever begin searching for help. One of the reasons that people delay or put off getting help to overcome their addiction is fear. Fear that they don’t know what recovery looks like. Fear of living without drugs and alcohol because the substances do something for them that they don’t believe they can live without. Fear of how others will see them because of their addiction and fear of the stigma of addiction.   For many people [...]

5 Vital Suggestions to Take After Detox

2020-06-17T10:43:50+00:00June 15, 2020|Detox|

We know that addiction and substance use disorder is complex, chronic illness and that long-term recovery is best supported by a continuum of care that includes comprehensive clinical services, monitoring, and ongoing recovery and community support.

What Medications are Used During Detox?

2020-06-17T10:16:52+00:00May 27, 2020|Detox|

Part of any medical detox protocol to help someone stop misusing drugs and alcohol are medications. Whether is it over-the-counter medications to aid in regular discomfort, or specific and targeted medications to help with withdrawal, medications can play a key role in helping a patient get through any physical and mental discomfort and act as a necessary bridge through the difficult first days and weeks of early recovery.

Addiction Detox and the First Days of Recovery: What to Expect

2020-06-02T18:49:40+00:00May 21, 2020|Detox|

Here at Innovo Detox in Pennsylvania, we understand that making the decision to stop active addiction and seek out recovery is daunting. The fear of withdrawals, the fear of detox, the fear of change, and the fear of living life without drugs and alcohol can be scary, and that fear can keep someone in active addiction for many years.

Addiction Detox in Comfort

2020-06-17T11:01:58+00:00April 22, 2020|Detox, Innovo Updates|

Stopping drug use and substance abuse, or going through withdrawal due to substance use disorder, is one of the most difficult things anyone can do. Addiction can wreak havoc on an individual physically, mentally, emotionally, and spiritually.