Substance Abuse Evaluation Las Vegas

Substance Abuse Evaluation Las Vegas at Icarus

Getting an Assessment for Alcohol and Drug Use in Clark County Las Vegas is known as Sin City and, as we all know thanks to the iconic tagline: what happens in Vegas stays in Vegas. If you're struggling with drugs or alcohol, though, Las Vegas, NV can be a difficult...

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Alcohol Withdrawal Insomnia

Alcohol Withdrawal Insomnia

Navigating Alcohol Detox Successfully at Icarus in Nevada Problems with alcohol often come with damaging physical effects and negative consequences- but that doesn't always mean it's easy to quit. The path to recovery is an uphill battle and a big part of the battle is learning to manage symptoms like...

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How Much Does Rehab Cost in Nevada

How Much Does Rehab Cost in Nevada?

Understanding the Costs of Addiction Treatment in Las Vegas When seeking addiction treatment in the Silver State, one of the first questions that comes to mind for most people and their families is, "How much does rehab cost in Nevada?" Rehab costs in NV can differ depending on a range...

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What Does Fentanyl Taste Like

What Does Fentanyl Taste Like?

Getting a Loved One Help for Synthetic Opioids Fentanyl addiction is quite common because the drug lends itself to overuse. Much like morphine and other prescription opioids, fentanyl is a powerful pain reliever. In fact, it is about 50 to 100 times more potent than morphine, which makes fentanyl abuse...

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What to Bring to Rehab

What to Bring to Rehab

Packing the Essentials for a Treatment Center Stay After making the important decision to seek inpatient treatment at a rehab facility, the rest of the process can be smooth sailing. One of the most important things you can do to make your stay easier is to pack accordingly. It can...

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SMART Recovery Las Vegas

SMART Recovery: Las Vegas

Getting Recovery Support from SMART and Icarus in Nevada Are you looking for a proven and effective way to combat substance use with recovery training? Self-management is easier than ever with the SMART Recovery system. This four-step process yields some promising results even as research into its efficacy is ongoing. Much...

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Cocaine Anonymous Las Vegas

Cocaine Anonymous Las Vegas

A 12 Step Program for Cocaine in Sin City Do you live in Las Vegas and are struggling with cocaine or crack? You are not alone. Countless others in the Las Vegas area are in the same situation. Fortunately, there is a solution for support to get clean, in the...

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Nevada Drug Test Laws

Nevada Drug Test Laws

Knowing What to Expect for Drug Screening Tests in Nevada Are you from Nevada and are concerned about an upcoming drug test? Different states have different drug testing laws, so to gain a clear understanding of what will happen, you need to specifically know about Nevada drug testing laws. While pre-employment...

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A Guide to the NA Meeting Format

Find Substance Abuse Support with Narcotics Anonymous Coming to Narcotics Anonymous for the first time can be daunting. You likely will have just stopped using drugs, so everything feels new, and it can be overwhelming being around so many new people. Plus, the NA meeting format is likely to be...

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Crack High

How Long Does a Crack High Last?

Get Facts to Help a Loved One with Cocaine If you're here, you may be thinking about trying crack cocaine. Our advice is: don't! Crack cocaine is incredibly addictive and smoking it even once may be enough to get you hooked. Or you may be wondering about the effects of...

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Candlelight AA Meeting

What is a Candlelight AA Meeting?

Embracing a Spiritual Connection in the Candlelight Setting Have you heard an Alcoholics Anonymous member mention a candlelight meeting and been unsure of what they meant? This blog post will help clarify the concept, and let you in on our favorite reasons why a candlelight group is a part of...

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Is Cocaine a Stimulant or Depressant

Is Cocaine a Stimulant or Depressant?

Uncovering How Cocaine Acts in the Nervous System When it comes to drugs, understanding the effects they have on the body is essential in order to make informed decisions. Cocaine is a powerful drug that can cause a wide range of physiological and psychological effects. But is cocaine a stimulant...

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