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Drug Rehab

Drug addiction is a complex illness. Compulsive and sometimes-uncontrollable drug craving, med-seeking, and use that persist even in the face of negative consequences characterize drug addiction. For many people, drug addiction becomes chronic, with relapses occurring after drug rehab and even after long periods of abstinence. Over time, a person’s ability to choose not to…
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Ecstasy Addiction

Ecstasy is an illegal drug, often referred to as this decade’s version of LSD and is, according to some of its users “the hottest drug going now.” It’s also one of the deadliest. While Ecstasy is most often associated with large open-to-the-public teen dance parties–or “raves”–federal officials say the drug also known as MDMA (and…
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Heroin Addiction

Heroin comes in various forms, but pure heroin is a white powder with a bitter taste. Most illicit heroin comes in powder form in colors ranging from white to dark brown. The colors are due to the impurities left from the manufacturing process or the presence of additives. “Black tar” is another form of heroin…
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Oxycodone Addiction

Oxycodone is the main ingredient in many prescribed pain-relieving drugs like percocet, tylox, and oxycontin. One in twenty of all high school seniors have tried oxycodone, and its use keeps increasing. Doctors write out more than six million prescriptions for it every year. Oxycodone abuse begins when a person starts to use the drug in…
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Prescription Medication Addiction

It has become all too common to view press conferences announcing that football, baseball, and other legendary sports icons are entering a drug rehab to help overcome an addiction to painkillers. Like thousands of other individuals — lives and careers are destroyed by chronic pain. Having endured numerous surgeries as a result of sports injuries,…
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Opiate Detox and Withdrawal

Opiates are a class of drug that is derived from the opium poppy, most commonly heroin and many narcotic pain medications that are some of the most addictive and harmful of drugs. There are also synthetic opiates that don’t come from the poppy plant, but which have a similar effect. Many prescription drugs are opiates,…
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Outpatient Programs

The road to recovery is taken one step at a time. Some clients begin their rehabilitation as a client in our detox or residential treatment program and continue on one of our outpatient or day patient programs. Others may be able to use our outpatient services for their entire course of therapy. In either case,…
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Heroin Detox and Withdrawal

Heroin addiction withdrawal symptoms may occur as soon as a few hours of the last use and can include: Restlessness Muscle and bone pain Insomnia Diarrhea Vomiting Cold flashes Involuntary leg movement Runny nose and tearing These heroin addiction withdrawal symptoms subside after about a week. Although not normally fatal, withdrawal from heroin addiction is…
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Meth Detox and Withdrawal

Methamphetamine or crystal methamphetamine are the most potent types of amphetamine available today. Almost all of today’s crystal methamphetamine or “crystal meth” is homemade and has stimulant properties similar to that of adrenaline. Like adrenaline, meth stimulates the central nervous system and works directly on the brain and spinal cord by interfering with healthy neurotransmission….
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Welcome To Malibu Recovery Center

Malibu Recovery Center provides innovative, quality, cost-effective treatment for individuals suffering from alcohol and drug addiction.  We assist our clients to build a strong foundation in recovery. Our treatment plans emphasize commitment, goals of treatment, relapse prevention, and maintenance of a healthy lifestyle.  We are committed to the philosophy that we exist for the client’s…
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