Category Archive for "Drug Treatment"

National Data Points to Increasing Occurrence of Fentanyl Deaths in the U.S.

    A new dangerous drug has arisen in America. It can masquerade as heroin, oxycodone, or as a seemingly benign prescription drug. However, no matter how its packaged, it can have the same deadly results. This drug is called…

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What’s Next After Your Addiction Treatment?

    You did it. You came through with your promise to yourself, enrolled in a rehab program and made it until the end. As someone who’s been in an addiction treatment facility, you know how scary it can be…

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How Substance Abuse Can Affect Your Relationships

Many times, people concentrate on the psychological and physical effects of substance abuse, and many times they are not talking about the social aspect and how substance abuse affects relationships. Substance abuse can unapologetically take control and destroy everything in…

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Understanding the Consequences of Fentanyl Abuse

As America’s opioid crisis rages on, the consequences of abusing drugs like heroin, morphine, and fentanyl become more and more clear—46 people die each day from prescription painkiller overdoses. Fentanyl, in particular, has risen in popularity amongst those who abuse…

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Risks of Fentanyl Abuse

In 2016, there were a reported 20,100 fentanyl-related drug deaths—more than double the previous year’s numbers. Without immediate action and widespread education, these alarming figures are sure to climb. So how can you protect yourself or someone you know from…

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Drug and Alcohol Addiction

5 Signs You Have a Drug or Alcohol Addiction

Powerful forces like denial and peer pressure can often keep us in the dark when it comes to even our own behaviors, especially while in the throes of an addiction. Often, addiction (whether it’s drug or alcohol-related) makes us simply…

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