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Five Things You Need to Know About Methadone and Methadone Clinics

October 10, 2019
Addiction and recovery, Drug and alcohol abuse, Sober Living
The research and statistics are irrefutable: methadone treatment is successful at improving almost every quality of life measurement for patients and creates safer, healthier conditions for families and communities. It is one of the many treatment op...
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Treatment of Substance Use Disorders

October 18, 2019
Addiction and recovery, Drug and alcohol abuse, Health and wellness, Sober Living, Sober living/treatment
Treatment of Substance Use Disorders In a recent edition of the American Psychiatric Association Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM-IV), substance use disorders (SUDs) were divided into two distinct categories–substance abuse and substance dep...
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Questions to Ask Your Treatment Provider

November 6, 2019
Addiction and recovery, Drug and alcohol abuse, Family and Relationships, For Parents
Questions to Ask Your Treatment Provider If you're thinking about going to or sending someone into treatment, you need to know what questions to ask your treatment provider. This is the minimum amount of due diligence that must be done to ensure any...
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When to Call Your AA Sponsor

November 11, 2019
Addiction and recovery, Drug and alcohol abuse, Family and Relationships, Health and wellness, Sober Living, Sober living/treatment
When to Call Your AA Sponsor Knowing when to call your AA sponsor is sometimes difficult and confusing. We've put together the top 10 times you should call your sponsor. 1. If you find yourself stressed out by friends, family, work, school or in an...
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Opioid Prescription Doctor Faces Jail

October 2, 2019
Addiction and recovery, Drug and alcohol abuse, Sober Living, Sober living/treatment
Opioid Doctors Face Jail A Virginia doctor was sentenced to 40 years in prison on Wednesday October 2, 2019, for prescribing a half-million doses of opioids to patients over two years, prosecutors said. Dr. Joel Smithers, 36, was sentenced in U.S...
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How Does Addiction Start?

September 26, 2019
Addiction and recovery, Drug and alcohol abuse
How Does Addiction Start? One of the most commonly asked question is "how does addiction start?"  We hear this question asked by addicts in recovery, and also by family members and loved ones. The short answer is that it varies by the individual...
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Affordable Addiction Treatment

September 18, 2019
Addiction and recovery, Drug and alcohol abuse, Family and Relationships, For Parents
Affordable Addiction Treatment Affordable addiction treatment just isn't something that most people talk about. It's as if one is saying, "hey, I know this life or death, but I want to save a buck." Nothing could be further from the truth. The tr...
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Finding Addiction Treatment

September 11, 2019
Addiction and recovery, Drug and alcohol abuse, For Parents, Sober Living, Sober living/treatment
Finding Addiction Treatment: How to do it the right way. Finding addiction treatment that's right for you can be a daunting task. There are many variables to consider including whether or not you're paying for treatment out of your own pocket or wil...
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Opioid Lawsuit Settlements

September 4, 2019
Addiction and recovery, Drug and alcohol abuse, Family and Relationships, For Parents, Health and wellness
Landmark $270 Million Opioid Lawsuit Settlement Opens Door for Dozens of Pending Cases Purdue Pharma recently agreed to pay Oklahoma $270 million rather than face trial on charges of misleading marketing practices and misrepresentation regarding Oxy...
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