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How to Best Support Somebody Struggling with Opioid Addiction

on Friday, 27 February 2015.

How to Best Support Somebody Struggling with Opioid Addiction

Being around someone with an addiction to opioid medications can be a painful and intensely draining process. Seeing someone you care deeply about in such suffering and feeling they are wasting their lives poisoning themselves can be a huge struggle, and it may be easy to feel helpless against someone else's addiction.

What you need to know about Tapering off Suboxone

on Thursday, 26 February 2015.

What you need to know about Tapering off Suboxone

Many people who have struggled with opioid painkiller addiction have experienced help from Soboxone, a medication that combines buprenorphine and naloxone to relieve withdrawal from other opioid medication, reduce cravings, and reduce the unapproved, mood altering and addicting effects of those drugs. However, Suboxone is itself a narcotic drug, that can pose great risk if misued.

The Dangers of Detox from Alcohol Addiction

on Thursday, 26 February 2015.

The Dangers of Detox from Alcohol Addiction

One of the most important steps in recovering from alcohol addiction is successfully making it through the process of detoxifying from alcohol and clearing all chemical dependency from your system. It is crucial for every person to get through detox before entering rehab so that they are not dealing with physical addiction but rather the mental aspects of being sober.