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Drug and alcohol addiction has swept the nation and affected each state in some way. Some states are hit harder than others, and each state experiences addiction to substances in its own way. For Georgia, the biggest problem has been with a back and forth crisis of opiate pain reliever addiction and heroin addiction. Georgia is not alone in this crisis, but they definitely have some of the worst opiate addiction problems out there. A serious problem that comes along with prescription drug abuse is sudden heroin abuse. The two go hand in hand. When a prescription drug addict cannot obtain prescription pills, he or she will usually turn to heroin. It's the natural course of action for an addict. Should you be successful in convincing a Georgia addict to go to drug rehab, the best choice is absolutely an inpatient one. Inpatient rehab centers for drug and alcohol addiction have by far the best services out there. Normally, before attending an inpatient rehab, addicts will have to attend a detox center, and it is also possible for some facilities to provide both services.

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Drug Addiction Treatments in Georgia by City

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Alcohol and Drug Abuse Problems in the state of Georgia

The substance abuse problem in the state of Georgia is undoubtedly present, and it has caused a lot of damage to the community. A part of that problem is the drug overdoses, but more specifically the deaths they have caused in the past years. In fact, in the past few years, the county with the highest death r

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Marcel Gemme has been helping people struggling with addiction for over 19 years. He first started as an intake counselor for a drug rehabilitation center in 2000. During his 5 years as an intake counselor, he helped many addicts get the treatment they needed. He also dealt with the families and friends of those people; he saw first-hand how much strain addiction puts on a family and how it can tear relationships apart. With drug and alcohol problems constantly on the rise in the United States and Canada, he decided to use the Internet as a way to educate and help many more people in both those countries. This was 15 years ago. Since then, Marcel has built two of the largest websites in the U.S. and Canada which reach and help millions of people each year. He is an author and a leader in the field of drug and alcohol addiction. His main focus is threefold: education, prevention and rehabilitation. To this day, he still strives to be at the forefront of technology in order to help more and more people. He is a Licensed Drug and Alcohol Treatment Specialist graduate with Honours of Stratford Career Institute. Marcel has also received a certificate from Harvard for completing a course entitled The Opioid Crisis in America and a certificate from The University of Adelaide for completing a course entitled AddictionX: Managing Addiction: A Framework for Succesful Treatment.