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Understanding The Process Of Heroin Withdrawal

on Tuesday, 24 June 2014.

Understanding The Process Of Heroin Withdrawal

One of the hardest parts of recovering from an addiction is going through the steps of detoxification. For a serious addiction like heroin abuse, the process can be especially painful and difficult to get through. It is crucial for anyone looking to quit their heroin addiction to find a safe and comfortable detoxification center or rehab facility that will help them through the process of withdrawal.

'Take Back’ Programs For Unused Prescription Drugs Are On The Rise

on Tuesday, 24 June 2014.

'Take Back’ Programs For Unused Prescription Drugs Are On The Rise

The growing dangers of prescription drug abuse in the U.S. have prompted the creation of a number of programs designed to reduce the instances of abuse and addiction. These kinds of programs that are active across the country are known as "Take Back" programs which offer a way for communities to properly dispose of any unused prescription medications so that they do not end up in the wrong hands.

The Most Addictive Prescription Drugs Currently Available

on Monday, 23 June 2014.

The Most Addictive Prescription Drugs Currently Available

The abuse of prescription medications has become a problem in the U.S. with more than 2.4 million Americans using them non-medically on a regular basis. Although prescription drugs are provided by doctors and pharmacies to treat specific ailments, they are not always safe and in many cases can become highly addictive.