San Marcos, CA, which is part of San Diego County, has been plagued by substance abuse, addiction, and overdose deaths. In 2017, there were just under 1,300 substance overdose deaths in the county.1 Detox and rehab treatment can help prevent these unfortunate drug-related deaths and help promote positive change in the lives of those plagued by drug and alcohol abuse.
Medical detox is an extremely beneficial form of detox that employs medical staff members, who are available 24/7 to monitor, supervise, and treat you. It is important that you receive medical detox if you’re addicted to alcohol or sedatives, because withdrawal symptoms associated with these substances can be life-threatening. Around-the-clock medical attention can ensure your safety throughout this distressing time.
Once you are stabilized and complete your detox program, it is recommended that you enroll in a formal substance abuse treatment program. These programs utilize evidence-based treatment strategies necessary to help you avoid relapse and maintain abstinence in the long run. Call our helpline today to learn more about rehab options in your area and elsewhere.
1. County Health Rankings. (2018). California: Drug Overdose Deaths.