Spotting an Oxycontin Addiction

Spotting an OxyContin Addiction

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Author Colin Moore Colin Moore read more Published: October 23, 2021 Updated: October 13, 2021 The opioid epidemic is an indication of the widespread presence of people who are addicted to opioids such as OxyContin. Addiction to prescription opiates like OxyContin can damage your emotional and physical well-being. OxyContin is a powerful…

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…

Meth Withdrawal Symptoms

Detox and Meth Withdrawal Symptoms

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: October 9, 2021 Updated: October 12, 2021 Detox is an integral part of substance abuse treatment programs for meth addiction. Individuals going through detox and withdrawal are expected to experience mild to severe meth withdrawal symptoms. As much as the thought of symptoms such as panic attacks or hallucinations can be daunting,…

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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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Dealing with Drug-Addicted Parents

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: February 12, 2021 Updated: April 9, 2021 Loving children consider parents to be role models who lead by example. But drug-addicted parents turn that paradigm on its head. This substance abuse problem has become so prevalent that National Surveys on Drug Use and Health indicate that 8.7 million children 17 years…

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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,…