Why Are Opioid Deaths Going UP When the Number of Prescriptions Are Going DOWN?

2018-06-12T04:25:00+00:00 June 20th, 2018|Addiction Information|

On the face of it, it doesn’t seem to make much sense. Over the past few years, the number of opioid painkiller prescriptions dispensed in the United States has decreased significantly. But at the same time, the number of opioid-related overdose deaths has continued to climb at a dramatic rate. How Bad Is the [...]

How Much Does It Cost to Maintain an Addiction?

2018-06-12T04:14:39+00:00 June 15th, 2018|Addiction Information|

Conversations about the national drug crisis usually address the toll on humanity—overdose deaths, crime, and the impact on society. But looking at it another way—in FINANCIAL terms—how much does it cost to maintain an addiction? The National Institute on Drug Abuse estimates that the abuse of and addiction to nicotine, alcohol, illicit drugs, and [...]

Is a Phenibut Ban Coming to America?

2018-05-11T21:19:29+00:00 May 16th, 2018|Addiction Information|

Phenibut is a highly addictive "supplement" in today's ever-changing legal brain enhancement market. If you follow the nootropic craze on the internet, you'll notice a massive trend to openly experiment with yourself. Each of these supplements supposedly increases 'good' brain activity and shuts off the 'bad.' Coaches, athletes, and business people are all looking [...]

16 Real and Scary Alcohol Abuse Facts

2018-04-09T01:50:47+00:00 April 16th, 2018|Alcohol Addiction|

Everyone knows that alcohol abuse is a real and scary thing. However, many people don't realize just how scary it is. After all, alcohol is a large part of US culture. We see alcohol almost everywhere.  It is often shown to be glamorous and fun. Commercials show beautiful women and attractive men casually holding [...]

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