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What Does Decriminalization Mean?

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: January 9, 2021 Updated: March 18, 2021 At Bayview Recovery, we provide information to help our clients make informed decisions about drug abuse treatment. Understanding how state and federal laws compare can help you understand your rights and the risks you may face in recovery. Decriminalization refers to removing drugs from…

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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…