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Addiction treatmnet

Addiction and Mental Health are effected by your genetics!

avalon-logo Addiction and mental health are effected by your genetics. Those neurotransmitters or lack of neurotransmitters come from your inherited genes. These are what will affect you getting and staying sober.To get and stay sober there is a balancing act that must occur in the neurotransmitter system. It is  this that is unique to the individual and this coupled with the drugs of abuse that work on these systems is what makes withdrawal so difficult.

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Addiction Treatment at Avalon Center

Avalon Center provides addiction treatment for men and women who want to know more about themselves. It is hard work stopping use of substances and alcohol. A number of things including our genetics goes into a person continuing to use drugs or drink alcohol. That is why Avalon Center provides addiction treatment that addresses the whole person. Most people have not seen a doctor in years or know how to care for themselves in this respect because the addiction was all there was. Everything else can go by the wayside. The normal things that we might learn about if we weren’t creating a barrier of alcohol or drugs are still there for us to learn about. That’s right. That is what I said we can learn to have better understanding of our selves, our emotions, our moods, our relationships. We can be responsible people for our selves and our future. Continue reading