News & Blog

Staying up-to-date on the latest rehab industry news is an important part of the recovery lifestyle. In fact, it can be beneficial whether you are still in treatment or not. Plus, it's one of the best ways to connect with the rest of the recovery community. For these and other reasons, WAVE strives to keep patients, alumni, and loved ones informed about the latest rehab news. So, if there are any updates in rehab addict news that may impact the recovery process, you can be sure to find them here. Our team updates the WAVE blog every week.

News & Blog

February 18, 2019
Kratom Florida Bans Pending

What is Kratom? Kratom comes from the leaves of a tropical evergreen tree native to Southeast Asia. This tree, which belongs to the coffee family, grows naturally in Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, and other nearby areas. Kratom can, at low doses, produce the same stimulative effects as coffee. However, at higher doses, it can produce sedative […]

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December 19, 2018
Opiate Detox Florida Programs

Opiate addiction is an epidemic that remains at the forefront of public health concerns. It can affect anyone, regardless of age, race, or gender. As the rates of opiate misuse continue to grow, people are finding it extremely difficult to quit. However, stopping opiate use is possible, especially with professional help. Here in the Sunshine […]

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December 13, 2018
Best Detox of South Florida Facilities

If you are coming to sunny Florida to find the best detox of South Florida facilities, you must understand that there is not a one-size-fits-all solution for addiction rehab. Whether you plan on coming to Miami, Ft Lauderdale, Boca Raton, Delray Beach, or even Palm Beach Gardens, finding the best detox of south Florida facilities […]

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October 24, 2018
What Is Medically Monitored Detox?

When someone realizes that they have a drug or alcohol problem, deciding to quit using marks the first step toward recovery. Still, feelings of shame or fear cause many people to try going through the detox process alone. However, going through detox alone is significantly riskier than doing it with help. Attempting to detox without professional help […]

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October 22, 2018
Medical Alcohol Detox

Medical alcohol detox comes highly recommended as the first step in treating alcohol dependence. During detox, any traces of alcohol left over from the last drink are completely flushed from the body. As such, withdrawal symptoms may appear. Those that do typically subside within a couple of weeks following detox. However, certain withdrawal symptoms may […]

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October 16, 2018
Medical Detox Centers Near Me

Most people who struggle with substance use disorder realize that professional help is necessary to get better. However, that does not change the fact that looking at different treatment options can be extremely overwhelming. After all, finding a medical detox center that meets every individual recovery need is no easy feat. So, if you are […]

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October 12, 2018
Heroin Detox Medication

Today, the heroin epidemic rages on as fentanyl-laced heroin floods the streets. Every demographic— regardless of class, race, or gender— seems to be affected. According to the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, 14 million people worldwide consumed heroin in as recent as 2016. In addition, reports indicate that roughly 7 out of 10 […]

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October 10, 2018
What is Medical Detox?

Assisted detoxification is almost always the first step in most drug or alcohol rehabilitative programs. It involves the body’s natural removal of toxins from the bloodstream and a slew of subsequent side effects called withdrawal symptoms. These can range from slightly uncomfortable to potentially life-threatening. It all depends on the patient, the substance, and the […]

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October 8, 2018
Medical Detox from Opiates

Opiate addiction is a disease that far too many are facing today in the midst of the opioid crisis. And, like with any relapsing chronic disease, it takes much more than sheer willpower to reclaim a clean bill of health. Conquering opiate addiction is a long-term process that requires the combined efforts of medication, counseling, […]

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October 2, 2018
Buddhist Prayer Group Battles Opioid Epidemic With Meditation for Addiction

For Immediate Release: WAVE Medically Assisted Therapy in Palm Beach Gardens, FL will be hosting an open meeting on Friday, October 5th at 8 PM.

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