5 Facts About the Opiate Crisis in the US

5 Facts About the Opiate Crisis in the US

You hear about it on the news – the opioid epidemic – destroying lives and causing opioid overdose deaths everyday. Here are 5 facts about the crisis. The opiate crisis in the US is affecting people all over the country, in any...
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03/22 2018
Heroin Dependence Explained

Heroin Dependence Explained

Information to Help Understand Heroin Dependence Since America faces with a massive opioid epidemic claiming as many as 115 lives each day in the United States alone, according to the CDC, understanding an opiate such as heroin is very important for both...
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02/21 2018
The Deadliest Opioids List

The Deadliest Opioids List

Opioid Epidemic – The Deadliest Opioids List The widespread use of opioids in America has reached record levels in 2016 as the CDC released reports showing a staggering 115 people die on average every day in America due to opioid overdoses. To...
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01/25 2018
Opioid Crisis Taking Worse Toll on Women

Opioid Crisis Taking Worse Toll on Women

The opioid crisis is having a profound effect on women. Here’s why women are faring worse than men when it comes to addiction and opioid overdose deaths. According to a recent article in the LA Times, the opioid crisis death toll is...
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01/08 2018
Long Term Effects of Hydrocodone Addiction

Long Term Effects of Hydrocodone Addiction

Read about the devastating long term effects of hydrocodone addiction and how you can get help. Hydrocodone is an opioid medication derived from the poppy plant and used to treat both chronic and acute pain. It works by attaching to opioid receptors...
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12/15 2017
How Long Does Morphine Addiction Treatment Take?

How Long Does Morphine Addiction Treatment Take?

Morphine Addiction Treatment Explained Morphine is a very potent pain reliever. While it has specific medical treatment purposes, many people use it as a recreational drug. Morphine is a highly addictive and dangerous drug. Those who choose to inject the drug increase...
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12/14 2017
4 Opioid Epidemic Myths

4 Opioid Epidemic Myths

The opioid epidemic claims tens of thousands of lives every year. Here’s the truth behind four common opioid epidemic myths. Myths about opioids and the opioid epidemic are widespread, but understanding the scope and nature of the problem is crucial for curbing...
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12/14 2017