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The Opioid Epidemic: How did we get here?

By | 2019-04-01T15:34:43+00:00 April 1st, 2019|A Clean Life, Drug Recovery, Opioid Addiction|

The Opioid Epidemic: How Did We Get Here? America is in the midst of an opioid drug epidemic. Drug overdose is the leading cause of death for Americans under the age of 50. The majority of these deaths involve opioids. The National Safety Council finds that the odds of dying from an opioid

Increasing Energy During Recovery

By | 2019-03-31T20:57:31+00:00 March 19th, 2019|A Clean Life, Drug Recovery, Opioid Addiction|

Increasing Energy During Recovery It is not uncommon to experience low energy during the first few months after opioid detox. One reason patients may experience low energy after detox is that the body is not producing dopamine. Dopamine is a neurotransmitter that allows us to feel happiness and pleasure and is important in

Get Help Now For Opioid Addiction

By | 2019-03-18T16:14:31+00:00 March 18th, 2019|Drug Recovery, Opioid Addiction|

Get Help Now For Opioid Addiction We hear quite often in the news about the opioid crisis, opioid addiction, and sadly most have lost a friend or family member due to opioid overdose. However those who suffer from opioid addiction rarely get help. It is estimated that only 10% of people who need

Oxycodone Addiction

By | 2019-02-19T01:41:32+00:00 February 19th, 2019|Drug Recovery, Opioid Addiction|

Oxycodone Addiction Oxycodone is a powerful prescription drug that gives much needed relief to many suffering from painful short term and chronic conditions. The downside is this prescription painkiller can be very dangerous as it can be quickly habit forming and addictive. Oxycodone, also known under the brand names of Oxycontin and Percocet,

Oxycodone And Its Effects On The Body

By | 2019-02-17T15:12:15+00:00 February 17th, 2019|Drug Recovery, Opioid Addiction|

Oxycodone And Its Effects On The Body Oxycodone is a powerful opioid drug used to relieve moderate to severe pain. It is one of the most commonly abused drugs because it is one of the most addictive drugs available by prescription. Oxycodone is prescribed to patients who are recovering from a major surgery,

Worried A Loved One Is Addicted To Opioids?

By | 2019-01-10T02:46:53+00:00 January 10th, 2019|Opioid Addiction, Signs of Drug Abuse|

Worried A Loved One Is Addicted To Opioids? How To Help Them Get Treatment It is well known that we are in a national opioid crisis. Prescription and illegal opioids are abused because they are so highly addictive and it is destroying families throughout the US. Maybe you see changes in your loved

Drug Addiction Counseling At AMC

By | 2019-01-10T03:03:07+00:00 January 10th, 2019|A Clean Life, Drug Addiction Rehab Treatment, Drug Recovery, Sobriety|

Drug Addiction Counseling At AMC Drug addiction counseling is essential to opioid addiction and recovery. That is why counseling is required at AMC; we want our clients to have sustained long-term recovery. Clients at AMC have the advantage of support from compassionate, caring counselors with a wealth of experience in drug rehabilitation. A

Signs Of Hydrocodone Addiction

By | 2019-01-08T15:55:49+00:00 December 2nd, 2018|Addiction Symptoms, Drug Addiction Rehab Treatment, Opioid Addiction, Signs of Drug Abuse|

Signs Of Hydrocodone Addiction Hydrocodone is an opioid drug commonly prescribed for the treatment of pain and like all opioids, can be highly addictive. Hydrocodone use can turn into abuse, and abuse can quickly spiral into addiction. How Hydrocodone Addiction Happens Hydrocodone interferes with the brain’s pain receptors and reward system. This results

Hydrocodone & Its Effects On The Body

By | 2019-01-08T15:57:04+00:00 December 2nd, 2018|Opioid Addiction, Signs of Drug Abuse|

Hydrocodone & Its Effects On The Body Hydrocodone is the most widely prescribed painkiller in the US. Alarmingly though it has a high rate of abuse, can quickly be addictive, and is a major factor in the opioid crisis. What Is Hydrocodone? Hydrocodone is an opioid prescribed for the management of short-term pain

The Admissions Process At AMC

By | 2018-11-16T19:43:13+00:00 November 16th, 2018|A Clean Life, Drug Addiction Rehab Treatment|

The Admissions Process At AMC “It takes just one phone call.” You hear this statement so many times to get a person to act, or take that first step. But for those struggling with heroin and opioid dependence, the fear of making that phone call can be overwhelming. At AMC, we want to