42 CFR Part 2 = Peace of Mind

42 CRF Part 2: what does this mean? Nowadays it seems like nothing is private, that everything you do or say has an audience whether you wanted one or not. Privacy is not a thing most people want to give up, especially if they are struggling

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Buprenorphine and Pregnancy

The news is reported daily about prescription pain pill abuse reaching epidemic proportions in America. With regulations on physicians, pain pills have become much harder to access and some are even turning to heroin. Substance Abuse is now acknowledged as a medical

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The Pain Pill Epidemic

The Center for Disease Control has stated that pain pill addiction is now an epidemic in the United States. Should this epidemic continue on its current course, by 2020 more deaths in the U.S. will be caused from substance abuse than any other disease.

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September is National Recovery Month

The prevalence of mental and/or substance use disorders is high. Nearly one out of every five adults in the United States, about 43.8 million people, has a mental illness, such as a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder

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Withdrawal, What to Expect…

If a person takes prescription pain pills for long periods of time, tolerance to the drug can emerge along with physical and psychological dependence. If physical dependence is present, withdrawal can occur when the drug is no longer taken. Following are some of the symptoms that

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Myths of Addiction: What You Need to Know

There are many myths surrounding addiction, especially pain pill addiction. We hope to shed some light on a few here: 1) I can quit if I really want to. Addiction is a disease and, for some, it can be overcome without help. However, for most, help is needed to heal, as with most

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