Fentanyl has been causing overdose deaths to spike since 2010. Learn about how drug dealers are lacing heroin with fentanyl…and get prepared to prevent overdose here.
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Calling a hotline can make you feel…well, really bad. We know this. Learn more about what you can expect when you call a helpline for drug problems in this article. We’ll reveal what you can expect…and how to prepare. More here.
Looking for a drug rehab in Israeal? Learn about a successful residential drug treatment center in Givat Shemesh that uses equine therapy and true concern to help people recover from addictions. More here.
Can you get sober without inpatient drug and alcohol treatment centers? Yes. Learn more here.
For people in need of urgent help with drug or alcohol problems, we offer the top 10 telephone hotlines.
Addiction is not a crime. On the contrary, drug and alcohol addiction are treatable illnesses. Here we present guidelines for how medical staff can work with and treat addicts. A must read for all medical professionals treating addicts.
Want to help the homeless? Learn what you can REALLY do to help homeless people from the organizations that work with the homeless.
Learn how a D.C. based addiction treatment program has helped the homeless for more than 25 years. We review the best practices in homeless substance abuse treatment. More on substance abuse and the homeless here.
We explore how people end up on the streets…and the relationship between being homeless and drugs and alcohol abuse. Stats on drug & alcohol abuse as causes of homelessness here.
Ever heard of the National Practitioner Data Bank? Since 1986, this federal listing helps our health system track medical professionals who are not to be trusted. Which states have declared the most defunct Substance Abuse Counselors? Not surprisingly: the wild, wild West.