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Popular Heroin Slang: Terms Heroin Addicts Say While Using

More and more Americans every day are realizing that the disease of addiction truly knows no bounds. There are no rules or limits on who
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Are Drug Implants the Future of Drug Addiction Treatment?

One of the most common misconceptions about drug addiction revolved around the idea that addicts somehow lack a sense of self control and moral fortitude.
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What is Kratom? Cutting Edge Treatment, or Addictive Drug?

UPDATED APRIL 14TH, 2020   As the opioid epidemic rages in the United States, the Food & Drug Administration has issued new warnings about kratom.
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Who is to Blame for the Drug Crisis?

If there’s one thing Americans of all backgrounds, religions and political affiliations agree on, it’s that the United States is in the midst of a
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2019 National Prescription Drug Take Back Day: Saturday, April 27th. Find a Collection Site Near You.

On Saturday, April 27th, 2019 the United States Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) is hosting the National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. This event aims to
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The 2018 Opioid Bill

The United States Congress reconciled both House and Senate opioid bills aimed at reducing the deadly toll of the nation’s top health care crisis: the
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Addiction Treatment Funding Cuts

In the wake of an opioid addiction epidemic more Americans than ever see the value of use disorder treatment. It doesn’t matter where you come
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Addiction Treatment Recovery Vaccine

At the beginning of the summer we discussed a topic of the utmost importance regarding addiction. A vaccine for heroin and other opioids. A drug
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Prescription Opioids: Reducing Pain Patient Use

As long as doctors continue to prescribe opioids, certain patients will be in need of addiction treatment. That is a fact. Prescription opioids, or opioids
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Opioid Addiction Epidemic Apologia

We have written about opioid use in the past, and for good reason. We are in the grips of a serious epidemic linked to reckless
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