Addiction Treatment

Is Methadone an Opiate or a Narcotic?

November 21, 2022

When choosing medication-assisted treatment (MAT) to treat opioid misuse, patients are commonly given methadone to help manage recovery. MAT programs…

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Things that won’t be Missed in Recovery

November 17, 2022

Going into addiction treatment means change, and change can be scary. However, the changes that come from recovery are profoundly…

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Signs of High Functioning Addiction

October 19, 2022

With the advancement of addiction science over the past several decades, the general public has learned that Hollywood’s portrayal of…

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When Can I Take Suboxone® After Opioid Use?

August 11, 2022

Generally, you will need to wait at least 12-24 hours after opioid use to begin treating withdrawal symptoms with Suboxone®….

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Can You Drink Coffee While Taking Methadone?

August 3, 2022

Methadone is a safe, effective treatment for opioid addiction. It is most commonly used for opioid use disorder (OUD) because…

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Can You Take Methadone While Pregnant?

July 13, 2022

Methadone is an opioid medication that helps treat a patient’s addiction to opioids without withdrawal symptoms. It’s usually recommended for…

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Adapting to Life After Addiction

June 5, 2022

Change often begins with medication-assisted recovery. However, recovery is a process, and life after addiction requires some attention and care. Deciding…

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Hobbies that can Heal the Brain in Recovery

May 12, 2022

Opioid use disorder is a brain disease in which the habitual misuse of the substance, both prescription and illicit, can…

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How Opioids Can Affect Sleep Patterns Negatively

May 3, 2022

Most people are aware that opioids can negatively affect many aspects of life. One problem opioids can cause is problems…

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Healing the Damage of Intravenous Drug Use

April 22, 2022

Healing the Damage of Intravenous Drug Use The data behind intravenous drug use is not widely known, and people in…

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