The Emotional Toll of Addiction

Loving Someone With An Opioid Addiction

Loving someone with an opioid addiction is one of the hardest and most emotionally draining things to do. whether or not your partner has come to terms with their issue, there are constant struggles, and being supportive can be difficult. Getting help outside of

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Enabling Opioid Addiction: The Fine Line

 

Enabling Opioid Addiction: The Thin LineEnabling. There is such a thin line between helping and enabling drug addicts when you love and care about someone with an opioid addiction. Where does one stop and the other begin? The alcoholic or addict has great difficulty admitting that they have an addiction problem. This is also … Read More

The Connection Between Prescription Drugs and Heroin

In 2018 our country is seeing the most alarmingly high numbers regarding drug abuse and overdoses that it has ever faced. Drug abuse does not affect a single group of people nor is it defined by social or financial status, age, gender, etc. It has truly become an epidemic of

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The Middle-Aged and the Opioid Addiction

Opioid Addiction and The Growing Middle Aged

It is no secret that opioid addiction in the middle-aged population is growing.

Often when you think of drug addiction, it brings up visions of a shadowy life with illegal drug dealers and late night clandestine meetings. Surprisingly, that is not the reality.

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Loving An Addict | Heroin and Opioid Addiction

Loving An Addict Is Hard

Addiction Outreach Clinic Loving An AddictWhen you love an addict it is incredibly difficult. You want to provide them with the help they need but often you are not sure what you can do to help.

The first step to take is to be sure this person really is addicted

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