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More Dying of Prescription Drugs Than Firearms and Vehicle Accidents

THE DEADLY RESULTS As opioid painkiller addiction is increasingly recognized as an epidemic by agencies such as the Drug Enforcement…

Congress, Get Your Act Together and Pass The Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA) With Appropriate Funding

Written By: Fred Menachem If a person is diagnosed with breast cancer the medical protocol is different than for someone diagnosed…

BUYERS BEWARE, SPICE IS NOT SO NICE

HERBAL INCENSE? HA! BUYERS BEWARE: SPICE IS NOT SO NICE Wikipedia’s definition for spice states that it is ”a seed,…

What happens when you stop drinking?

When you make the decision to quit drinking, you might not think about what happens afterward. You can imagine it…

Mental Disorder: The Most Expensive Condition in the US

ARE MENTAL DISORDERS THE MOST EXPENSIVE CONDITIONS IN THE US? In a recent study published by the journal Health Affairs,…

My SMART Recovery® Cost-Benefit Analysis Worksheet

I do not work for  SMART Recovery® and do not have any SMART Recovery® training certifications. This is written from only one SMART…

Why Addiction Is A Genetic Gift

The use of genetic (DNA) testing for purposes related to addiction have been going on for several years now. Some…

Top 8 Most Drug-Addicted Countries; Where Does U.S Stand?

GLOBAL OUTLOOK FOR MOST DRUG-ADDICTED COUNTRIES Hold on to your hats because what you’re about to read will shock you….

Naloxone: life saver? or money maker?

By Jason Smith At the mouth of the Black River in northeastern Ohio, Reverend Tim Williams and his wife, co-pastor…