Future Now Detox and Recovery Blog

Future Now Detox is the first step on the road to your recovery. This blog serves as your source for information regarding the physical, emotional and mental symptoms that addicts and alcoholics face when they begin the journey to sobriety. Participate in your recovery: check back often and leave comments regarding future blogs you would like to see. We Do Recover.

The Reality Check

Posted on February 17, 2016 in Articles

In a world of black and white reasoning, there is no positive way in which to view a relapse.  Or is there? Someone else’s relapse can be a great opportunity to take stock in yourself and get an often needed… Read More

Stress and Relapse

Posted on February 10, 2016 in Articles

The truth is that there are a million reasons people relapse during recovery. Loneliness, depression, peer pressure- these are all common enough and they have something in common – stress. Reasons aren’t why people relapse. Stress is why they relapse. … Read More

Quieting the Monster: The top 10 lies we tell ourselves about our addiction

Posted on December 7, 2015 in Addiction

Whether you are struggling with addiction yourself or you have plans to approach the topic of addiction with a loved one, you know addicts lie, not just to the people around them, but to themselves. Knowing what the lie is… Read More

Why Do Addicts Relapse?

Posted on November 29, 2015 in Addiction, Articles, Detox

Addicts relapse for a lot of reasons. The reasons can vary from person to person and from relapse to relapse. Here are the four most common reasons that an addict will relapse after they’ve been through a treatment program. Keeping… Read More

Withdrawal Symptoms: How Long Do They Last?

Posted on November 24, 2015 in Articles, Detox

When considering stopping drugs or alcohol, many addicts and alcoholics are concerned about the withdrawal symptoms and how long they will last. Will it be better to stop the drug or drinking all at once or is it better to… Read More