Google has a new tool aimed at drug addiction recovery
With 23 million Americans recovering from addiction and 20 million still seeking treatment, Google decided to use its power to help out, resulting in its new Recovery Resource Hub..(deseret.com)
Rates of Illicit Drug Abuse in the U.S.
An estimated 24.6 million people in the United States used some kind of illicit drug in the past 30 days, according to the latest government statistics. (verywellmind.com)
Opioid Treatment for Teens? Medications Can Help
Teens who misuse prescription or illicit opioids might benefit from opioid treatment medications, according to a new study. (sciencedaily.com)
The Rise of the Sober Curious
Alcohol-free events, bars, and drinks are increasing as people explore ways to lower their alcohol intake – and improve health. (health.usnews.com)
Calling for an Overhaul of Buprenorphine Policy for More Comprehensive Addiction Treatment
The authors suggest that removing X-waiver requirements would allow healthcare providers to better assist patients with opioid use disorder. (psychiatryadvisor.com)
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You can leave the rehab any time, no one will compel you to stay at the rehab. However, dedication and continued treatment are required to fight addiction and achieve a sober life.
There are various stages of addictions. The initial stage is the functioning individual with the addiction. The most common scenario is they have a job and their relationships are intact, but their health is depleting slowly because of their dependence.
Narcotic analgesics (painkillers) are drugs that can reduce pain, cause numbness and/ or induce a state of unconsciousness. They have the tendency to cause tolerance and addiction
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