Flakka Drug Withdrawal Symptoms

Flakka Drug Withdrawal Symptoms

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: November 9, 2021 Updated: October 28, 2021 The illegal drug market continues to turn out some truly vile synthetic drugs. It seems every couple of years, or so you hear about some new substance claiming lives and creating a crisis. Criminals have been making and distributing harmful and addictive substances for decades…

Sober Halloween

Enjoying a Sober Halloween

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Author Colin Moore Colin Moore read more Published: October 25, 2021 Updated: October 13, 2021 Halloween is the start of the holiday season and is the first of many important days that people celebrate with one another. Even though celebrating might feel different this year due to the continuing COVID-19 pandemic, it’s…

Dangers of Synthetic Opioids

Dangers of Synthetic Opioids

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Author Colin Moore Colin Moore read more Published: October 17, 2021 Updated: October 13, 2021 Synthetic opioids are a class of psychoactive drugs that relieve pain like opiates. Drug manufacturers artificially produce these substances with an internal structure similar to naturally occurring opioids like morphine. Synthetic opioids and natural opioids have similar…

Common Signs of Signs of Heroin Use

Common Signs of Heroin Use

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Author Colin Moore Colin Moore read more Published: October 13, 2021 Updated: October 13, 2021 The opioid crisis continues to take thousands of lives each year in the United States. Opioids are either derived from or chemically similar to compounds found in opium poppies. Government and public health officials, along with community-based…

man holding alcohol and a handful of pills

National Drug and Alcohol Addiction Recovery Month

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: September 25, 2021 Updated: August 31, 2021 For over 30 years, September has marked the observance of National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month. The month’s primary goal is to raise awareness and understanding surrounding mental and substance use disorders. Throughout the month, there are several celebratory dates, such as National…

College student drug abuse

Drugs and College Students

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: September 17, 2021 Updated: August 31, 2021 Unfortunately, drug use among college students is all too common and can result in physical, mental, social, and academic problems. Substance use in college students is usually experimental but can quickly turn into an addiction that requires substance abuse treatment. College students adapt to…