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How Synthetic Opioids Are Impacting Substance Abuse

How Synthetic Opioids Are Impacting Substance Abuse

Trying to pin down how many people suffer from substance abuse in the U.S. is something of a moving target, because different surveys use different collection methods. However, respected organizations like the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) believe that analyzing drug overdose deaths is a more valuable means of obtaining information about the […]

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The Trillion-Dollar Opioid Substance Abuse Crisis

The Trillion-Dollar Opioid Substance Abuse Crisis

Thanks to the worsening opioid crisis in the U.S., substance abuse is the new hot topic, and that’s a good thing, because anything that helps to make us more aware of this problem, and triggers more solutions is welcome. From the White House to local legislators, lawmakers are trying to implement measures that will help […]

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Undeniable Signs That You Need Residential Rehab

You may realize that things in your life have gotten unmanageable but wonder if they are really bad enough that you need to seek inpatient treatment for addiction. It’s a decision that many people who have substance abuse problems struggle with. How bad is bad enough to need treatment? The reality is, in the U.S. […]

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How Drugs and Alcohol Affect the Immune System

How Drugs and Alcohol Affect the Immune System

Addiction is a disease that affects millions of people every year – either directly or indirectly. There is a lot of information to be found about different types of addiction, the negative legal and relational consequences associated with addiction, and the effects it has on the brain of the users. However, one area that is […]

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Substance Abuse Prevention for Teenagers

Teenage Substance Abuse

Teenagers are more likely to try experimenting with substances than adults are, and the consequences of doing so can be long-lasting. In fact, studies show that people who begin using substances at a young age are much more likely to become addicted later in life. Preventing teens from using drugs or alcohol is essential because […]

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