Fentanyl – A Serious Threat

As the opioid epidemic has reached an all time high in the U.S., rates of overdose have increased to a staggering 200 people a day. With a record number of opioid-related deaths it is important for addiction and health experts to identify key issues that may be contributing to these numbers, one of which is… Continue reading Fentanyl – A Serious Threat

Benzo Prescription Abuse is Back and Booming

Although opioids are the main focus of the nation’s health crisis, other dangerous prescription drugs are also causing high rates of addictions. Benzodiazepines like Xanax, Valium and Ativan are designed to help ease anxiety but the effects that they have on body and mind can be incredibly addictive. Physicians have been prescribing more and more of… Continue reading Benzo Prescription Abuse is Back and Booming

Opioid Withdrawal

Opioid Withdrawal Symptoms, Treatment & More Opioid Withdrawal – The opioid crisis is becoming a more pressing problem every day and it is crucial for people to get the treatment they need to overcome opioid pill addictions. The first step to recovery from opioid addiction is detox and some might feel intimidated by the idea of… Continue reading Opioid Withdrawal

Millennials and Baby Boomers Hit Hard by the Opioid Epidemic

The opioid crisis has affected our entire nation with staggeringly high rates of overdoses and alarming increases in instances of abuse. However, certain demographics are being hit especially hard by the opioid epidemic and are struggling to cope with rampant addiction and abuse. A recent study published in the American Journal of Public Health discovered… Continue reading Millennials and Baby Boomers Hit Hard by the Opioid Epidemic

Stimulant Crisis – Adderall and Ritalin

Addiction has become a growing problem throughout the nation and it is not only opioids that are causing a health crisis. A recent documentary sheds light on the rampant abuse of stimulants like Adderall and Ritalin especially on college campuses. Addiction to these kinds of medications can be a dangerous problem for young people trying… Continue reading Stimulant Crisis – Adderall and Ritalin

Acupuncture For Opioid Recovery

With so many people in the U.S. struggling with opioid addiction, it is not surprising that many are looking for alternative therapy options that can help overcome prescription pill dependency. Opioid pill addiction has become a devastating epidemic throughout the country and it is important to explore as many recovery options as possible to help… Continue reading Acupuncture For Opioid Recovery

Pain Management without Opioids

People who struggle with chronic Pain Management are often prescribed opioid pills by their doctors as a solution. Even though painkillers can be useful as a temporary fix for pain following a surgery, the continual use of opioids for chronic pain issues can be more dangerous. Opioids are highly addictive and can lead to many… Continue reading Pain Management without Opioids

What Makes Seasons a World-Class Treatment Center

Recovering from an addiction requires the best treatment possible in order to achieve lasting sobriety. Unfortunately, not all rehab centers are the same in terms of the type of services and care that they offer. Seasons stands out from the rest because of its commitment to providing the highest quality treatment available make it World-Class… Continue reading What Makes Seasons a World-Class Treatment Center

Opioid Abuse in Colleges Around the Country

Addiction to prescription painkillers has become an epidemic in the U.S. with nearly 100 deaths a day related to opioid overdose. The abuse of opioids is a rampant problem in the country and although it may affect certain age groups more than others, college students have not been immune to this tragic issue. Statistically opioid… Continue reading Opioid Abuse in Colleges Around the Country

Luxury Drug Rehab: Common Misconceptions about it

While looking through different Luxury Drug Rehab centers you might have come across some that are labeled as “premier”, “executive” or “luxury” facilities that offer all kinds of elaborate amenities. Most people are intrigued by the idea of luxury rooms and amenities during addiction treatment but may have some preconceived notions about what these types… Continue reading Luxury Drug Rehab: Common Misconceptions about it