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Drug Abuse and Rehab Admissions Rising During COVID-19

There is no question that drug abuse is on the rise and people are needing to go to rehab now more than ever because of COVID-19. Things like a loved one falling ill. Kids unexpectedly out of school with no childcare. Coping with physical distancing. Daily routines interrupted. Life milestones canceled. Adjusting to working from

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Vicodin detox

Complete Vicodin Detox & Withdrawal Guide

Complete Vicodin Detox and Withdrawal Overview Vicodin is a commonly prescribed narcotic pain reliever for mild to intense pain. Vicodin contains a very strong narcotic pain reliever called Hydrocodone (which is an opioid) and a pain reliever called Acetaminophen (sold under the brand name Tylenol). Because of the very powerful Hydrocodone, Vicodin

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Oxycodone detox

OxyCodone Detox & Withdrawal Guide

OxyCodone Detox & Withdrawal Guide OxyCodone and Opioids are one of the most commonly abused and dangerous drugs in the United States today. OxyCodone is a prescribed painkiller sold under the brand names: Oxaydo, Roxicodone, Roxybond, OxyContin. While Oxycodone is an effective pain reliever, much like other Opioids it is highly addictive.

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Vicodin addiction

Vicodin Addiction: Signs and What to do

Vicodin addiction and abuse are more common than you might think. Vicodin is a highly addictive prescription medication and addiction to it can be lethal. Science Direct reports that the majority of Vicodin addiction begins as a prescription. This makes it particularly dangerous. And when trying to quit, the withdrawal symptoms of Vicodin can

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what are Xanax Bars

What are Xanax Bars? A Complete Overview

Xanax, otherwise known as Alprazolam, are rectangular shaped Xanax tablets that can be broken down into four separate pieces or taken as a whole pill. “Xanax Bars” is a common slang term used by people that typically buy Xanax illegally. Each Xanax bar has 2-milligrams per dose, and when broken into smaller

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ambien addiction treatment

Ambien Addiction Treatment

Treatment for Ambien addiction needs to be monitored carefully and by medical professionals. In order to safely detox from Ambien you need to be overseen by medical professionals in a treatment center that specializes in Ambien addiction treatment. Recovery from Ambien addiction is not only possible, but very likely if you follow

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Percocet addiction treatment

Percocet Addiction Treatment

Treatment for Percocet addiction should not be taken lightly. Percocet is a highly addictive and highly abused prescription medication painkiller. Many people think that because they are prescribed Percocet that they do not need to go to a Percocet addiction treatment center if they become dependent on it. The common misconception is that addiction

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Xanax addiction treatment

Xanax Addiction Treatment

Is there a need for Xanax addiction treatment centers? People that have been legally prescribed Xanax are shocked to learn that trying to quit or taper down Xanax use on their own can cause seizures and or be fatal. Yes, the need for treatment centers that focus on Xanax addiction is on

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