Can Holistic Treatment Work for Opiate Addiction and Withdrawal?

Can Holistic Treatment Work for Opiate Addiction and Withdrawal?

Opioid abuse disorder is a complex medical condition involving physiological, psychological, genetic, behavioral, and environmental factors. There are many treatment methods, and patients often react differently to each. In the 70s, holistic medicine started gaining...
Can You Get High On Suboxone?

Can You Get High On Suboxone?

Suboxone is a popular brand name medication that consists of the active ingredients buprenorphine and naloxone. It’s used in medication-assisted treatment (MAT) for substance use disorder (SUD), especially for opioids like heroin and painkillers. However, MAT should...
Alcohol and Sleep Apnea: What’s the Connection?

Alcohol and Sleep Apnea: What’s the Connection?

It’s no secret that alcohol can cause you to stop breathing, but did you know it may also be linked to sleep apnea? When you drink alcohol, it causes your body to release chemicals that inhibit the respiratory centers of your brain. This means that your breathing...
The Importance of Addiction Counseling for Spouses

The Importance of Addiction Counseling for Spouses

If you are the spouse of an addict, you may feel overwhelmed by the responsibilities of taking care of your partner and struggling with feelings such as anxiety and depression. You may also face financial difficulties due to the cost of supporting someone with an...
Native Americans & The Opioid Epidemic

Native Americans & The Opioid Epidemic

On average, 250 Americans die every day from a drug overdose. Opioid misuse is a public health crisis that has hit the United States, but for many Native Americans and Alaska Natives, it’s more than just a headline. This article will explain why Native American...

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