The Dangers of Fentanyl Laced Heroin

The Dangers of Fentanyl Laced Heroin

Heroin Laced With Fentanyl Responsible for Majority of Overdose Deaths In recent years, there has been a marked rise in heroin addiction and overdose deaths. Part of that rise can be traced to the adulteration of an already dangerous drug with an...
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03/09 2021
How to Take Time Off Work to Go to Rehab

How to Take Time Off Work to Go to Rehab

4 Ways You Can Take Time Off for Addiction Treatment   Individuals will frequently avoid seeking help for their addiction because they’re unsure how to navigate taking time off from work. It can be nerve-wracking to think about the financial repercussions and job...
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02/17 2021
How to Choose the Right Residential Treatment Center

How to Choose the Right Residential Treatment Center

Learn the Importance of Finding the Best Rehab Center When it comes to selecting a residential treatment center, there are numerous options to consider. Potential patients must weigh the treatment programs, facilities, and location of the center. However, with so many choices...
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09/02 2020
5 Tips for Finding Long Term Success in Recovery

5 Tips for Finding Long Term Success in Recovery

Success in Recovery – What Every Family Member Needs to Know Ask anyone who has successfully overcome addiction and they will tell you that long term recovery is a marathon and not a sprint. Achieving long-term success in recovery and a lifetime...
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08/17 2020
Recognizing a Drug Overdose: Common Signs and Symptoms

Recognizing a Drug Overdose: Common Signs and Symptoms

What is an Overdose?  Drug overdose represents the leading cause of injury-related death in the United States. If an individual consistently abuses drugs, drug overdose always remains a possibility. However, it can become a matter of when, not if, for chronic drug...
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08/13 2020
How to Prevent Drug Relapse

How to Prevent Drug Relapse

Relapsing on Substance of Abuse is Preventable With the Right Support When you are a recovering addict, one of the most common fears is relapsing. After such hard work to obtain sustained sobriety, relapse would put you right back at ground zero....
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07/23 2019
Substance Abuse in Urban Areas vs. Rural Areas

Substance Abuse in Urban Areas vs. Rural Areas

Addiction and Substance Abuse Vary by Locality Recent studies have discovered a shocking difference in drug and alcohol abuse between those who reside in rural areas when compared to those living in urban areas. Substance abuse can affect anybody, regardless of age,...
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06/27 2019
The Dangers of Cocaine Use

The Dangers of Cocaine Use

The Increasing Potency of the Drug It is not uncommon for individuals to underestimate the potency and power of cocaine. The drug can be snorted, injected, or smoked depending on the variation of the drug that individuals obtain. Many people use cocaine...
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04/17 2019
Leaving a Relationship With a Substance Abuser

Leaving a Relationship With a Substance Abuser

Knowing When to Walk Away Relationships can sometimes be difficult and hard to manage even without one of the partners abusing substances. When you throw in an alcohol or drug issue, though, the effects on the relationship are exacerbated. Knowing when to...
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04/16 2019