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Buprenorphine is a medication that is used in the treatment of Opioid Addiction. Buprenorphine is a primary component of a Medication-Assisted Treatment program or MAT for short. Medication Assisted Treatment programs also involve counseling and support from families and friends. Opioids are also called opiates, narcotics, pain medicines, and many … Read More
We are sharing an article written by Michael Weiner, PhD, MCAP about eliminating the stigma of how we all think about and talk about addiction because we agree with his position.
We, as community members, need to change the way that we think about, talk about, and provide care for … Read More
Opioid Addiction Help
An uplifting post for those of us who are living with an addiction to opioids like pain medications and heroin. Try to let go of the pain so that you and the ones you love can begin to heal.
Thank you for this beautiful short video by … Read More
A report released this month by the Office of the President includes data outlining Opioid-involved Overdoes Deaths by Age in 2015. The greatest number of deaths occurred in people ages 25-55.
The Report goes on to discuss the reasons that opioids are largely prescribed due to their effectiveness … Read More
On Nov. 14, 2017, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a public health advisory to address concerns about the deadly risks associated with a botanical substance called kratom for treating opioid withdrawal. The FDA says patients wrongly believe they can use kratom to treat opioid withdrawal symptoms, but … Read More