April

Blog Posts in April, 2016

  • Over the last five years, the United States Drug Enforcement Administration has collected and destroyed roughly 5.5 million pounds of unused prescription medication. Now, the DEA is continuing with the goal of collecting unwanted, unused, and expired ...
  • If you have just finished your detox or rehab and you have reached a period of sobriety, you should know that the road to maintain your recovery can be difficult. It is filled with obstacles you must face, such as anxiety. This usually occurs when ...
  • Breaking Down Addiction

    In his 2015 Ted Talk , journalist Johann Hari discussed the elements of addiction and what we really know about it. He talks about the ways in which addicts are treated throughout the world. In the United States, a lot of people with drug addictions ...
  • When someone is addicted to alcohol , they actually depend on it for a number of reasons. Unfortunately, if they decide to stop drinking, they go through a stage called withdrawals in which the body displays symptoms such as fatigue, headaches, ...
  • In an effort to combat the growing epidemic of opioid addiction, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has released new guidelines that could help reduce the risk of abuse or overdose. Recent numbers show that opioid addiction affects ...

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