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an in-depth look at vivitrol and suboxone

Vivitrol vs Suboxone: An In-depth Look

Medication-assisted treatment (MAT) used simultaneously with integrated behavioral therapies is considered the gold standard in addiction treatment today. Medications like Suboxone and Vivitrol are used to help ease opioid withdrawal symptoms and prevent relapse. While both medications work well in the treatment of opioid use disorders, it is critical to understand the difference in these […]

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How Alcoholism Affects Your Body

How Alcoholism Affects Your Body

Excessive alcohol abuse can have serious and fatal effects on your body. The physical effects – of alcoholism –  are not always visible. However, alcohol can cause short-term and long-term damage to the internal organs, ultimately resulting in significant and irreversible health complications.   Alcohol abuse affects every organ in the body. Here are a […]

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Heroin Treatment and Rehab

Heroin addiction is an all-consuming disease, one that is particularly impossible to navigate without the help of medical professionals. This specific disease is fatal in nature, therefore, it is quintessential to take action as soon as possible. Treating heroin addiction typically requires proper detoxification, partial hospitalization, therapy, support groups, and total lifestyle changes.     […]

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Major Opioid Distributor Indicted on Felony Drug Charges for Fueling the Opioid Epidemic

Rochester Drug Cooperative is the 6th largest pharmaceutical distributor in the nation and they have recently reached an agreement to pay the federal government $20 million in order to settle various disputes that have allegedly contributed to the opioid crisis. Not only do these civil and criminal disputes claim that Rochester Drug Cooperative helped ignite […]

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how to stop enabling

How to Stop Enabling Your Addicted Adult Child

Before a child is even born, most parents already assume responsibility for every outcome that comes along with bringing that child into the world. They recognize and even sometimes believe every decision they make will ultimately determine their child’s successes and failures. During pregnancy, some choices may influence a child’s psychology and future health. For […]

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