It usually takes about one week to withdraw from opioids. The detox process is accompanied by flu-like symptoms. Find out how medical treatment can help you ease withdrawal, come down off of opioids safely, and avoid side effects.
#1: Meet Clients Where They Are. #2: Understand Trauma and Talk About it. #3: Teach About Opioids and Chronic Pain. #4: Educate on Alternative Pain Management.
This article reviews what you need to know about carfentanil, the dangers associated with it, and tips for finding treatment if you’re struggling with an addiction. At the end, we invite you to ask questions. We try to respond personally and promptly to all real-life questions.
There are things a parent can do to help teens cope with prescription painkillers. If you’re looking for advice, here are some actions you can take…TODAY!
Five (5) bright ideas on how to prevent addiction to THE MOST ADDICTIVE prescription drugs on the planet: opioid painkillers.
More on the relationship between painkillers and the brain.
A look at how antidepressants, benzos, and opioid medications are used in the treatment of substance use disorders. More on their uses and application here.
A look at the opioid epidemic and “accidental addiction” with a call to action to stop over-prescription of pain medications!
In this article we explain how you can recognize the symptoms of physical addiction to opioids. Then, we offer adequate treatment options to help you get past physical addiction to opioids.
Greed is keeping Americans sick. More on what the health insurance industry is doing in the face of the Opioid Epidemic … and possible solutions that can turn the tide.