Detox from opiates is best managed with medical help. Learn about the medications and treatments that make the process humane. More here.
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Detoxing from Vicodin is uncomfortable, but rarely life-threatening. This article will guide you through the medical process and explain what you can expect.
Ambien withdrawal can provoke rebound insomnia and often leads to relapse. Learn how you can get off Ambien safely. Plus, info on how medical experts use slow tapering regimens to address symptoms.
Six (6) practical tips to keep your teen safe from Rx painkillers and addiction. Learn how to mitigate the risks here.
Have you lost control of barbituates? You are not alone. Here, we review how to get off barbituates safely and become drug-free for good. Read more about what to expect during barbiturate withdrawal here.
Who seeks stimulants addiction help and who is admitted to rehab? In this infographic, you can explore the National trends for stimulant addiction treatment program admissions. Learn more, here.
How can doctors responsibly prescribe opioid medications to patients? A review of a landmark case from 2015 AND recommendations from former DEA Special Agent, Warren Rivera, here.
How did we get here? Where will the opiate crisis likely lead? Here, we review what government can do to reduce and combat America’s opiate crisis. Actionable ideas from former DEA agent, Warren Rivera, here.
Current U.S. statistics suggest that ineffective patient-clinician relationships may contribute to opioid misuse. Here, we summarize important recommendations that we can apply to start to prevent opioid misuse in clinical settings.
When you’re ready to face addiction, you can discuss help & treatment options with a trusted helpline. More on what happens during that call here.