People who are inclined to hide a problem with substance abuse can make it difficult to recognize their problem. To successfully undergo addiction treatment, you should be aware of the signs early. Discover how you can assist those you know … Read the rest
Why alcohol ought to be banned from society and not allowed to be consumed? This is a very pertinent question raised by many intelligent people across the world. They tend to think that this is one of the most severe … Read the rest
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For many people suffering with drug or alcohol addiction, taking one of the first steps in the path of sobriety, detoxing off the … Read the rest
I was perusing past year’s articles in Alcoholism Treatment Quarterly and came across these two:
- Achieving a 15% Relapse Rate: A Review of Collegiate Recovery and Physician Health Programs
- A Perspective from the Field: The Disconnect between Abstinence-Based Programs and
Are We Finally Getting Serious About Our Deadly Drug Trends?
Is there anyone left in our nation who can say they personally know no one touched by problem drug or alcohol use?
Judging by a flurry of studies released in … Read the rest
When you think of a drug overdose victim, chances are you think of someone inexperienced with drug use who takes more than they can handle, or a person who unknowingly takes a purer strain of drug than they’re used to. … Read the rest
Over the past few years, media reports have sounded the alarm that an opioid epidemic is sweeping the country, killing thousands of our citizens. And now new research findings reveal that the problem may be even more widespread than we … Read the rest
This makes zero sense in an opioid crisis.
Who wants this? Are doctors and patients saying that the array opioid medications is incomplete?
What’s driving this? Public health? Ideology? Market forces?
Why are only 4 legislators speaking up?
You fill … Read the rest
The human brain is constantly changing. Our gray matter is responsive to music, mayhem and medicine, adapting with exposure to these and other stimuli, including psychotherapy. Science has shown that many forms of psychotherapy, whether used in conjunction with medications … Read the rest
Childhood trauma has lasting effects that can impact us throughout adulthood and can even be transferred to our children. Exposure to various forms of abuse, violence, loss or neglect early in life has been linked to higher risks for addiction, … Read the rest