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Suboxone Treatment for Opioid Addiction

By | 2018-07-15T14:54:27+00:00 March 26th, 2018|Drug Addiction Rehab Treatment|

Suboxone Treatment For Opioid Addiction Suboxone has been found to be very useful in fighting opioid addiction. The use of Suboxone is becoming one of the most common ways to treat opioid addiction. With medication-assisted treatment (MAT), buprenorphine based medications (Suboxone, Bunavail, Zubsolv) are used to reduce or eliminate the severe withdrawal symptoms

Opioid Addiction Medication-Assisted Treatment

By | 2018-03-24T18:42:08+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Drug Addiction Rehab Treatment, Drug Recovery, Opioid Addiction|

Opioid Addiction Medication-Assisted Treatment Opioid addiction has ravaged communities across the country. Recently, President Trump declared the opioid epidemic “a public health emergency.” Those suffering from opioid (prescription pain killers) and heroin addiction find the addiction powerful as it is very difficult to quit using because of the cravings and withdrawal symptoms. Medication-assisted

Signs of Heroin Use & Addiction

By | 2018-03-14T23:11:05+00:00 February 10th, 2018|Addiction Symptoms, Drug Withdrawal, Signs of Drug Abuse, Substance Abuse|

Signs of Heroin Use & Addiction Heroin addiction has resulted in many lives cut short because of overdose deaths, not to mention the spiraling destruction of quality of life and relationships. Because of the highly addictive potential of heroin, there is a slippery slope between recreational use and heroin addiction or dependence. HEROIN WITHDRAWAL SYMPTOMS

Heroin & Its Effects on the Body

By | 2018-03-14T23:08:56+00:00 February 6th, 2018|Addiction Symptoms, Drug Withdrawal, Signs of Drug Abuse, Substance Abuse|

Heroin & Its Effects on the Body Heroin is considered to be one of the deadliest and most addictive drugs in the United States. Why is heroin so addictive and deadly? Heroin is extremely addictive, readily available, and inexpensive...not a good combination. A drug that used to be more prevalent with those of

Managing Stress During Drug Addiction Recovery

By | 2018-07-15T15:17:45+00:00 January 23rd, 2018|A Clean Life, Drug Addiction Rehab Treatment, Drug Recovery, Drug Withdrawal, Sobriety|

Managing Stress During Drug Addiction Recovery One of the first steps to long-term drug addiction recovery is identifying potential relapse triggers. With stress being one of the leading reasons for relapsing, it’s important to understand how to manage day-to-day stress. Stress can not only lead to the beginning stages of drug addiction, but

Overcoming Opioid Addiction’s Path of Destruction

By | 2018-07-15T15:18:30+00:00 January 23rd, 2018|A Clean Life, Drug Addiction Rehab Treatment, Drug Recovery, Opioid Addiction, Substance Abuse|

Overcoming Opioid Addiction’s Path of Destruction Opioid addiction does not take long to start destroying a user’s life. Therefore, understanding how to overcome drug addiction can help an opiate abuser get their life back. An opioid addiction does not cure itself. Due to its addictiveness, without proper opioid addiction treatment, opiate abuse will

Impact of Opiate Abuse on Families

By | 2018-02-21T15:42:59+00:00 December 23rd, 2017|Addiction Symptoms, Drug Addiction Rehab Treatment, Drug Recovery, Opioid Addiction, Substance Abuse|

Impact of Opiate Abuse on Families An opioid addiction wreaks havoc on a user’s life, but also greatly impacts the lives of their family members. Consequently, opiate abuse does not stop at destroying all areas of an addict’s life, it causes many stresses for family members as well. Opiate abuse can create personal

Steps to Opioid Recovery

By | 2018-03-14T23:15:59+00:00 December 23rd, 2017|Drug Addiction Rehab Treatment, Drug Recovery, Opioid Addiction, Sobriety|

Steps to Opioid Recovery Opioid addiction affects many aspects of a person’s life. Recovery from opioid addiction requires a complete transformation of mind, body, and soul. Each case is unique and depends on the individual, the treatment used, the opioid being abused, length of time the opioid was abused, the support available to the

Drug Addiction Recovery During the Holidays

By | 2018-02-26T13:16:22+00:00 November 27th, 2017|Drug Addiction Rehab Treatment, Drug Recovery, Drug Withdrawal, Sobriety|

Drug Addiction Recovery During the Holidays   Thanksgiving through New Year’s Eve is supposed to be the “Most Wonderful Time of the Year.” But for a recovering drug addict, this can be a hard time. Holiday preparations, decorations, shopping, parties, family celebrations…all can be overwhelming for a person who has struggled with addiction.

Importance of Counseling in Drug Addiction Recovery

By | 2018-02-26T13:17:32+00:00 November 27th, 2017|Drug Addiction Rehab Treatment, Drug Recovery, Opioid Addiction, Sobriety|

Importance of Counseling in Drug Addiction Recovery   Drug addiction counseling is a crucial component for drug addiction recovery and a necessity for long-term sobriety. Recovering from an opioid addiction, or any other addiction, is a huge accomplishment. Drug addiction treatment is the start to the recovery process, but counseling and establishing a