"In-depth knowledge of a condition provides you with the best path to overcome it." — Clare Waismann

When someone struggles with drug addiction, especially with opioids, it’s all too easy to feel alone. It’s common to feel ashamed, scared and confused. But the truth is, you don’t have to feel isolated in this world. Opioid Use Disorder, is a treatable and common condition, and you have a world of information and support at your fingertips. In this blog, we have compiled a list of relevant subjects to help you become more informed, dispell false myths, and provide you with additional treatment resources.

  • Opioid Tapering Guidelines
    Friday, October 18th, 2019

    Opioid Tapering Guidelines

    New opioid tapering guidelines warn doctors of severe risks in abruptly taking patients off the drugs. Coming Off Prescription Opioid Safely For nearly two decades, opioids were being massively...
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  • Understanding Depression: 7 Facts
    Thursday, October 3rd, 2019

    Understanding Depression: 7 Facts

    Did you know October is National Depression Education and Awareness Month? This is an opportunity for everyone to get a chance at understanding depression. Protecting your mental health is...
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  • Naltrexone Therapy to Eliminate Opioid Cravings
    Wednesday, September 25th, 2019

    Naltrexone Therapy to Eliminate Opioid Cravings

    The current opioid epidemic is complex, but it is mainly fueled by emotional and physical pain. Often, opioid dependency begins with legitimate physical complaints. Ideally, there should be solutions...
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  • Study Shows Fast Rise in Fentanyl Deaths
    Tuesday, September 17th, 2019

    Study Shows Fast Rise in Fentanyl Deaths

    A new report from Rand Corporation shows that deaths in the U.S. from synthetic opioids are primarily from fentanyl. The increase is more than 10-fold in 5 years from around...
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  • International Overdose Awareness Day
    Monday, August 26th, 2019

    International Overdose Awareness Day

    International Overdose Awareness Day is a global event held on August 31st each year to remember those gone too soon from opioid overdose deaths. It’s about honoring those who have lost their...
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  • Suboxone Detox Withdrawal Timeline
    Wednesday, August 7th, 2019

    Suboxone Detox Withdrawal Timeline

    Suboxone is a prescription drug, often used in the treatment of opioid addiction. It contains a combination of buprenorphine (an opioid) and naloxone. Ironically, the drug is an opioid,...
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  • Anxiety and Addiction: What You Need to Know
    Thursday, August 1st, 2019

    Anxiety and Addiction: What You Need to Know

    Anxiety and addiction are conditions that are more common than most people may realize. Unfortunately, when both of these conditions are present, they are known to exacerbate each other....
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