Detoxication is the 1st part of any drug and alcohol treatment for addiction. Detox aids you or a love one to withdraw safely from drugs and alcohol so that you no longer need the substances to function normally. Detox will lead to improved health overall, better mental clarity and it arms you with the energy and strength that you need to recover from addiction both psychologically and physically

Undergoing detox

Undergoing an alcohol or drug detox by yourself rises the risk of dangerous situations with your health. This is especially true when the struggle has been a long-term or severe addition. But detox programs offer the therapies designed to make the withdrawal and recovery safe and as comfortable as possible. This helps reduce any risk of serious health problems such as seizures, heart attack, or stroke. Many times detox is aided with prescription medications to dismiss some of the withdrawal symptoms and help you to overcome dependency on alcohol and other addictive substances.

How to choose program

Choose any of the many detox programs should be based on your addiction type, the harshness of your habit, and preferences for personal treatment. Detox holistic is available for those who want to go through substance withdrawal using therapies that are natural such as meditation and exercise, while medically managed detox involves the use of prescription drugs that help to eliminate or relieve certain withdrawal symptoms. Detox programs can often be customized specifically for you based on your unique medical history and struggle with addiction. After alcohol or drug detox, you will continue to get help from counselling, support groups and other therapies that are designed to help you stay clean for the rest of your life now that you have achieve sobriety.

Check with Horizon Health and Wellness  on what detox programs they have.