men's health week

Ways to Observe Men’s Health Week

By BrightView BrightView Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 4, 2021 Updated: May 27, 2021 Coping with stress by self-medicating with drugs or alcohol rather than seeking professional help can be detrimental to male health, quality of life, and longevity. By celebrating Men’s Health Week, we hope to bring attention to men’s health issues and increase healthier coping strategies like seeking help from addiction treatment therapy programs as needed. At BrightView, we understand that men may be more hesitant to accept help when it comes to their medical and mental…

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How Can You Celebrate LGBTQ Pride Month?

By BrightView BrightView Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 1, 2021 Updated: May 27, 2021 LGBTQ Pride Month is celebrated in June and is a time to recognize the struggles and accomplishments of the LGBTQ community. While many strides have been made toward increasing acceptance and removing the stigma of those who are LGBTQ, there is still a much higher incidence of drug and alcohol addiction among this group. Addiction treatment therapy programs need to cultivate a welcoming, caring environment where members of the LGBTQ community can feel comfortable reaching…

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What To Do If You Overdose in Nicholasville, Kentucky

By BrightView BrightView Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 1, 2021 Updated: June 3, 2024 Nicholasville, Kentucky is located less than 15 miles south of Kentucky’s capital, Lexington. It is part of Jessamine County. About 28,000 people call Nicholasville home making it the eleventh largest city in Kentucky.  According the Jessamine Journal, in 2017, thirty Jessamine County residents died by overdose, making the rate 56.2 per 100,000 residents. Jessamine County ranked fifth in the state for overdoses per capita, with Kenton, Campbell, Boyd and Mason counties ranking first through fourth…

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Where Can You Find Medication Assisted Treatment for Opiate Addiction?

By insightnewsletters insightnewsletters Meet The Editorial Team Published: May 24, 2021 Updated: May 11, 2021 If you are ready to take back control of your life from opiate addiction but are concerned about severe withdrawal symptoms, you may want to consider medication assisted treatment for opiate addiction. Certain types of medications can help make you feel more comfortable during withdrawal so you can make it through to full recovery. If you are looking for opiate addiction treatment in Ohio, BrightView is here for you. We have many locations throughout Ohio that…

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Drug Rehab Options in Louisville

By BrightView BrightView Meet The Editorial Team Published: May 20, 2021 Updated: June 21, 2022 The stress of our modern lifestyles can be overwhelming and lead some of us to self-medicate with drugs or alcohol. However, you do not have to let addiction take you over. Getting treatment from an addiction treatment center in Louisville can help you take back control of your life so you can handle daily stressors in a healthier, safer way. At BrightView, our drug addiction treatment program offers support for your mental health as well…

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Where Can I Find a MAT Clinic in Ohio?

By BrightView BrightView Meet The Editorial Team Published: May 15, 2021 Updated: May 15, 2021 Getting through withdrawal can be one of the most challenging parts of recovery from drug and alcohol addiction. Thankfully, medication assisted treatment centers, also known as MAT centers, can help you manage withdrawal symptoms to make the recovery process much more comfortable for you. With a little online research, you can easily find an MAT clinic in Ohio to support you through recovery from drug addiction. If you are looking for support to help you overcome…

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What Are The Top Most Addictive Drugs?

By BrightView BrightView Meet The Editorial Team Published: May 13, 2021 Updated: May 13, 2021 To help cope with the stresses of modern life, millions of people turn to drugs and alcohol. Some decide to try recreational drugs to help numb their pain, while others end up getting hooked on prescription drugs they received after an injury or to treat a medical condition. Some people can manage to wean themselves off drugs on their own, but others may find that nearly impossible, especially when they are using one of the…

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Heroin Addiction Facts

By BrightView BrightView Meet The Editorial Team Published: May 9, 2021 Updated: May 18, 2021 Recovering from heroin addiction is not an easy feat. Thankfully, you and your loved ones do not have to go through it alone. Arming yourself with heroin addiction facts can prepare you to help yourself or others get the heroin addiction treatment programs needed to get clean and stay clean. BrightView’s MAT clinics in Ohio are here to help you break free from heroin addiction. Call us today at 888.501.9865 to learn more about how…

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What Are The Dangers of Doing Addiction Detox Alone?

By BrightView BrightView Meet The Editorial Team Published: May 7, 2021 Updated: May 7, 2021 If you are trying to rid yourself of dependence on drugs, you may have thought about handling it on your own at home. However, it is recommended to seek professional help when you are struggling with drug addiction. Before you consider attempting self-detox, you should understand the dangers of detoxing alone. The medication assisted treatment centers at BrightView are here to help you get through withdrawal symptoms more comfortably and effectively so you can succeed in…

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National Anxiety And Depression Awareness Week (May 18-23)

By BrightView BrightView Meet The Editorial Team Published: May 5, 2021 Updated: May 5, 2021 Millions of people in the United States struggle with anxiety and depression. Our modern lifestyles combined with the effects of the pandemic can be a challenge for anyone to manage. During Mental Health Awareness Month in May, the week of May 18th-23rd is dedicated to anxiety and depression awareness. Chances are, you or someone you love is dealing with one or both of these mental health conditions. At BrightView, we understand that anxiety and depression…

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