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The Importance of Treatment for Heroin Addiction

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: June 15, 2021 Updated: June 28, 2021 Heroin use has quadrupled in the last decade, and the increase has affected all demographic groups. The Center for Disease Control (CDC) has acknowledged this as an epidemic commonly known as the opioid crisis. Providing safe, accessible, and effective treatment nationwide is of dire…

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Myths About Painkillers

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: March 27, 2021 Updated: April 19, 2021 With more people than ever suffering from chronic pain, doctors are prescribing opioid painkillers in high amounts. Unfortunately, there are still many myths about painkillers and their addictiveness. These myths leave many people unprepared for the realities of life while using painkillers. If you…

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Opioid Addiction Near Tacoma, WA

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: December 21, 2020 Updated: February 19, 2021 Opioid addiction continues to be a problem across the nation. Nationwide, hundreds of people lose their life due to opioid overdose every day. Experts estimate that opioid addiction costs the nation billions of dollars a year. If the opioid addiction trends are worrying you,…

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Options for the Heroin Detox Process

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: December 1, 2020 Updated: February 19, 2021 Heroin is a highly addictive schedule one drug. It provides a euphoric high that wears off quickly, so frequent use is common. Unfortunately, regular use also results in tolerance and physical dependence. Physical dependence is treated by going through the heroin detox process. Many…

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Long-Term Effects of Painkiller Abuse

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: November 8, 2020 Updated: January 19, 2021 Painkillers can both improve lives and steal them. When used correctly, they can improve the lives of people with both acute and chronic pain. However, abusing these substances contributes to the development of many effects of painkiller abuse. Since these drugs are often legal…