Addiction Treatment: What Are Opiates? Are They All Addictive?

Addiction Treatment: What Are Opiates? Are They All Addictive? As you probably know, there is an opiate epidemic going on across the nation.  It’s not just the lower income level populations either. It’s the lower, middle, and upper levels of income segments, with people in the poorest sections and the richest sections struggling with an [...]

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What Opioids Do that Make People Want to Abuse Them

What Opioids Do that Make People Want to Abuse Them   If you’ve never taken them, you might wonder what opioids do to make people want to abuse them. If you have taken them, and even just taken them legitimately, it’s often easy to understand what makes a person want to take them illicitly. For [...]

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Most Dangerous Prescription Drugs – Prescription Opioids

Most Dangerous Prescription Drugs - Prescription Opioids When you’re in pain, you certainly are more receptive to receiving and using a pain pill prescription. After all, living in pain can become quite a daunting experience. However, not everyone is aware of the dangers of prescription opioids.  Yes, they sure can help relieve pain, but there [...]

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How Long Does Heroin Stay In Your System?

How Long Does Heroin Stay In Your System? There seems to be a real heroin epidemic going on in the United States these days. More and more people are struggling with heroin addiction, or opiate addiction, with many people not knowing where to turn. Heroin is a drug that comes from the opiate plant, and [...]

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Deadliest Drugs – Why You Need to Overcome Heroin

Deadliest Drugs – Why You Need to Overcome Heroin   By now, you probably know that you need to overcome heroin. You probably know that it’s no good to be using, and even if you only use it recreationally, you are probably well-aware of the dangers of continued heroin abuse. You might have experienced difficulty [...]

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The Deadliest Drugs Out There – Why Heroin Makes the List

The Deadliest Drugs Out There – Why Heroin Makes the List   Heroin is thought to be one of the deadliest drugs out there, but what makes it this way? Why is heroin considered to be so deadly, and is it really just heroin doing all this work? We take a deeper look into what [...]

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Common Types of Opioids

Common Types of Opioids Drug overdoses have tripled since 1990 and approximately 100 people die each day in the U.S. due to the Centers for Disease and Prevention (CDC).  This is dreadful news, as addiction is very much treatable these days with a variety of treatments available.  Unknown to many, the most common drug used [...]

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Opioid Overdose – You Probably Know Someone Who Has Lost Their Life from it, So Why Are You Still Using?

Opioid Overdose – You Probably Know Someone Who Has Lost Their Life from it, So Why Are You Still Using?   Opioid overdose is a huge problem in the United States. It seems that almost everyone knows someone who struggles with an addiction to this type of substance, and sadly, far too many people know [...]

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Signs of Heroin Addiction – What to Look Out For

Signs of Heroin Addiction – What to Look Out For   When it comes to heroin addiction, it can seem like the worst thing that could ever happen. There is no denying that there are many different types of opioids out there that a person can get hooked on, but in most cases, heroin becomes [...]

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Darvocet or Darvon Addiction & Treatment

Darvocet or Darvon Addiction If you're familiar with painkillers, then you may remember the drugs Darvocet or Darvon.  These were painkillers that were used for many years before the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) banned them due to safety concerns back in 2010. Why did the FDA ban these painkillers? Because they contained propoxyphene, [...]

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