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Anesthesiologists Re-Thinking Opioid Use for General Anesthesia

The Recovery VillageAddiction

Opioids have been widely accepted not only as prescriptions for pain but also for use as an anesthetic for surgery. Unfortunately, opioids have become so ... Read more
November 14th 2017
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Does a Sugary Diet Increase Your Chances of Opioid Addiction?

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Now that opioid addiction has reached epidemic levels in this country, researchers are attempting to learn as much as possible about the disease and its ... Read more
November 11th 2017
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Why Long-Term Use of Prescription Opioids Leads to Addiction for Many

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A recent study published in the journal Pharmacoepidemiology & Drug Safety (PDS) examined trends in prescription opioid use in the United States from 1999 through ... Read more
November 5th 2017
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How to Tell Your Kids about Your Addiction

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When you suffer from an addiction disorder, you face a series of challenges. Not only do you need to take the steps necessary to face ... Read more
November 1st 2017
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FDA Issues Strong Warning about Mixing Meds

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One of the reasons that opioid addiction can be so stealthy is that the signs of opioid addiction may not be obvious the way signs ... Read more
October 29th 2017
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5 Innovative Ways to Fight the Opioid Epidemic

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Seeking addiction treatment can feel overwhelming. We know the struggle, which is why we're uniquely qualified to help. Your call is confidential, and there's no ... Read more
October 28th 2017
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Does Calling Addiction a Disease Make It Harder to Treat?

Renee DeveneyAddiction, Health and Medical, Research and Surveys

There has long been a debate on whether or not addiction should be classified as a disease. People in both camps have valid reasons for their stance...
October 27th 2017
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Bullying and Loneliness: How Films Reflect Facts

Cynthia ReynaAddiction

Many people enjoy a good horror flick every once in awhile, especially around the fall season. While gore, villainy and terror are common denominators of these films, this year’s “scary movies” share other — and often overlooked — themes: loneliness and bullying.
October 25th 2017
Cynthia Reyna
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Russell Brand Credits Spirituality with His Addiction Recovery Success

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Addiction recovery is always a personal journey. After all, if there were a prescribed path that would take someone from addiction to sustained recovery every ... Read more
October 25th 2017
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Exploring the Effects of the Opioid Crisis on the American Workforce

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Studies by Quest Diagnostics, one of the United States’ largest medical testing companies, have shown higher rates of drug usage by American workers. In 2016, ... Read more
October 23rd 2017
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