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At Prosperity Haven, we believe one of the best ways to fight addiction is by understanding your opponent. That’s why we’re committed to educating our community and providing resources so that you can arm yourself against substance abuse with knowledge. Our blog features articles on various topics related to addiction recovery, behavioral health, substance abuse treatment strategies, tools and techniques, support systems, and much more.

Signs and Symptoms of Cocaine Addiction

Freebasing Cocaine – Signs & Dangers

Freebasing Cocaine – Signs & Dangers April 24, 2022 Prosperity Haven Addiction Treatment If you have ever used drugs, been around people who use drugs, or even watched movies involving drug use, then you have probably heard the term “freebasing” before. Despite how prevalent the word has become, many people still do not know what it means or even how it should be used. The reality is that freebasing cocaine is a troublesome process that can make cocaine use even …
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Common Slang For Alcohol – Know How To Get Help

Common Slang For Alcohol – Know How To Get Help April 17, 2022 Prosperity Haven Addiction Treatment Alcoholism is one of the most common addictions in the world. Since alcohol is so easily accessible and heavily marketed in the media, it also attracts people starting at a very young age. This means that, unlike illicit drugs, people with addiction problems can easily go out and legally buy alcohol, continuing the spiral of alcoholism. However, just because something like alcohol is …
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The Increased Risk Of Cancer With Alcohol

The Increased Risk Of Cancer With Alcohol April 10, 2022 Prosperity Haven Addiction Treatment Most people are aware that alcohol is a toxic substance for the body. It may have seemingly pleasant effects, but it can also lead to depression, addiction, and various health problems. However, something that many people do not know is the connection between alcohol and cancer. In fact, any conversation about alcohol as a carcinogen is often overshadowed by other addictive habits that also lead to …
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What is Heroin?

How Long Does Heroin Stay In Your System?

How Long Does Heroin Stay In Your System? April 3, 2022 Prosperity Haven Addiction Treatment Heroin is one of the most powerful and addictive drugs on the planet. It is made from morphine, a strong painkiller that is frequently used to treat patients in end-of-life hospice care or those experiencing extreme pain. Morphine, in turn, is derived from opium poppy plants that have been used as recreational drugs for centuries. However, the heroin of today is far stronger than the …
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A man is leaning up against a wall, struggling from addiction to cocaine.

Cocaethylene – The Danger Of Cocaine With Alcohol

Cocaethylene – The Danger Of Cocaine With Alcohol March 27, 2022 Prosperity Haven Addiction Treatment Do you suspect that you have a problem with cocaine and alcohol? Has “once in a blue moon” turned into “once in a blue sky”? Perhaps it is a loved one who has an issue, and you are beginning to grow weary of their excuses? Cocaine use is currently rife in the United States. 1.9% of people in the US (5.2 million people) reported using …
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Meth Mouth – How Meth Affects Teeth and Gums

Meth Mouth – How Meth Affects Teeth and Gums March 20, 2022 Prosperity Haven Addiction Treatment Methamphetamine (known as meth for short) is a dangerously addictive drug that has some of the most severe health consequences of any illicit drug on the market. It can even lead to stroke, psychosis, various mental disorders, and even permanent brain damage. However, one of the most common symptoms of meth use is called “meth mouth.” So, what is meth mouth? What are its …
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