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What is “harm reduction”?

January 10, 2020

The most basic definition of harm reduction seems pretty simple, reading something like, “reducing harm to another person or persons...

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How to Find the Right Methadone Clinic

January 6, 2020

The first step to recovery from opioid addiction involves finding the right methadone clinic. Here, we discuss steps to take...

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Heroin Recovery Rates

January 2, 2020

Heroin addiction has been on the rise over the past 10 years. Statistics published in a report from SAMHSA in2019 showed that...

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What Are Synthetic Opioids?

December 30, 2019

Synthetic opioids are a class of psychoactive drugs that relieve pain like opiates. They’re produced in laboratories, and they’re made...

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Is Ritalin an Opioid?

December 27, 2019

Ritalin is a popular stimulant drug prescribed for adults and children who have attention disorders such as attention deficit hyperactivity...

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Fentanyl Addiction in San Francisco

December 23, 2019

Fentanyl addiction has become an epidemic in San Francisco. While fentanyl use has not been as prevalent in California as...

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What Does Opioid Addiction Look Like?

December 19, 2019

Opioid use is prevalent in the United States and has caused a crisis because of its addictive nature. According to...

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Fentanyl Abuse Signs, Symptoms and Side Effects

December 17, 2019

Fentanyl is undoubtedly one of the most dangerous drugs out there. Opioid overdose is now the leading cause of death in...

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Dangers of Benzodiazepines

November 25, 2019

Benzodiazepines are a popular treatment for a variety of disorders, including anxiety and sleep. While short-term use of benzodiazepines is...

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How to Taper Properly from Methadone

November 21, 2019

Abruptly stopping methadone treatment can lead to significant withdrawal symptoms that result in intense mental and physical discomfort. It is...

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