Midwest Recovery Centers Blog
Is it Dangerous to Stop Drinking Cold Turkey?
Suddenly ceasing alcohol use can be dangerous and it is important a person understands why before deciding to take that path.
What Does Meth Do to You?
Despite the ongoing conversation around the drug, awareness about the prevalence of use and the drug’s impact on the user remain relatively low. Wondering how meth actually affects the user? Read on to find out.
Looking to Help Someone Detox? Here’s What You Should Know
If your friend or loved one is struggling with an addiction and you’re able to be included within their support system, there are a few things you should know about the detox process.
How Does Heroin Affect the Brain and Body?
The longer a person continues to use heroin, the greater their risk of dying from the devastating effects heroin has on the body and brain.
MRC Honored at 2022 KC Chamber of Commerce Small Business Awards
The Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce has revealed its Top 10 Small Businesses for 2022. Midwest Recovery is proud to be honored for the second year.
What Makes Alcohol Addictive?
If you struggle with alcohol use, have tried but been unable to quit drinking, or have a loved one with an alcohol problem, you have probably asked, “Why is it so difficult to stop such a destructive behavior?”
Is Marijuana Dangerous and Addictive?
If you’ve been wondering if marijuana is dangerous and addictive, you’ve come to the right place. Read on as we explore the topic further.
How to Deal with Marijuana Withdrawal
While there’s no way to entirely avoid withdrawal symptoms for someone who has been a long-time marijuana user, there are some actions that can be taken to ease the discomfort that usually appears at the onset of a withdrawal.
Alcohol Withdrawal and Detox Timeline
The first step in alcohol recovery is detoxification, to rid the body of waste products and toxins caused by excessive alcohol use. While the detox timeline may vary for each person, the following is typical.
Midwest Recovery Featured in University of Kansas Research Study
Midwest Recovery is proud to be featured in a student research publication from the University of Kansas Medical Center School of Nursing.