a woman who needs a vicodin addiction rehab center

Vicodin Addiction Rehab Center

There’s no shortage of painkillers in the health care system. In fact, pharmaceutical companies develop new painkillers all of the time. Although pain pills like Vicodin have been available for years, they’re still very addictive. What is this prescription drug, and why is a Vicodin addiction rehab center a must? What Is Vicodin? Before discussing…

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What are Gateway Drugs?

Everyone has heard the argument that marijuana is a gateway drug but most people dismiss this idea. The concept is very real, however, and creates a well-trodden path towards drug addiction. When it comes to treatment for drug addiction, we must ask what are gateway drugs? Moreover, what are the risks they pose? What Are…

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Recreational Therapy Program

When people choose a rehab center, they should base their decision on several factors. One of these is the types of programs that the facility offers. For example, finding programs that include recreational therapy is ideal. This form of holistic treatment works well in conjunction with Bayview Recovery’s life skills training program. Understanding Recreational Therapy…

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Binge Drinking in College

If you were to believe Hollywood’s portrayal of college life, it may seem like it’s a never-ending stream of parties and alcohol abuse. Unfortunately, this is a sad reality for some college students who will find themselves caught up in an endless cycle. Binge drinking in college is a serious problem at one of the…

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How to Stay Sober

One of the biggest misconceptions about alcohol abuse is that getting sober is the toughest part of the process. It isn’t. Once rehab is complete, a lifelong journey of staying sober begins. A quality treatment program will not only provide assistance with getting sober, but it also teaches techniques on how to stay sober as…

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Suboxone Side Effects

Suboxone is commonly used to treat opioid dependence and abuse. It is prescribed by a doctor and contains the active ingredients naloxone and buprenorphine. These block the bodies’ opioid receptors and prevent opioid effects from being experienced. They also prevent usually prevent suboxone abuse. However, for some people who stop using suboxone side effects are…