Addiction Treatment & Recovery News

Opioid Addiction and Pregnancy: Why Are Doctors Ignoring Best Practices?

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Mothers using methadone for opioid addiction face unprecedented hassles, and their children are frequently given a standard of care far different than what experts recommend.

Can Drug Education Decrease Opioid Use For College Students?

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Officials in the state of Maryland believe drug education could be the key to reducing opioid-related deaths. 

Cleveland VA Reduces Opioid Prescriptions Using Innovative Model

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

The Cleveland VA has created a system that is helping to reduce the overall reliance on opioid painkillers for veterans with chronic pain.

Netflix Doc 'Heroin(e)' Follows 3 Women Fighting West Virginia's Opioid Crisis

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

The short documentary profiles a street missionary, a judge and a fire chief who are doing everything they can to fight the opioid crisis. 

Trash Truck Used In Attention-Grabbing Anti-Meth Campaign

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

One community task force is taking a different approach to raising awareness about the increase of meth use in the area.

Ozzy Osbourne Reflects On Sobriety, Mending Family Relations

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

"Every one of my bad drinking partners are all dead. No one’s come back and said, ‘Hi, Oz, it’s cooler on this side. Come and join us.’”

Maureen McCormick Talks Low Points During Addiction Struggle

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

“I destroyed certain jobs, there were some where I was really high and it was bad. It was really bad.”

Understanding the Process of Detox

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

The pain of withdrawal is so feared that many people who abuse substances will continue using to avoid it.

Morning Roundup: Sept. 19, 2017

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

'Heroin(e)' follows women fighting WV's opioid epidemic, Pfizer anti-smoking drug ruled to have contributed to suicide, FDA clears mobile app to treat addiction.

Stephen King's Scariest Monster: Addiction

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

King's greatest fear was not being able to write without being under the influence.

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