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What You Need to Know About Benzodiazepine Addiction

What You Need to Know About Benzodiazepine Addiction One of the reasons people use Benzodiazepine is that they work—and they work fast. However, this type of drug should not be used without a prescription. That said, you need to visit a doctor and undergo treatment. Additionally, the prescription will be based on your current mental

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5 Strategies To Reduce Alcohol Cravings

5 Activities to Help You Fight Alcohol Cravings Alcohol dependency is a challenge that will take dedication and commitment to fix. If you find yourself relying on the effects of alcohol to help you navigate your day, you will eventually realize how devastating too much consumption can be. As such, the desire to sober up

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Alcoholism Recovery: 3 Tips to Help An Alcoholic Spouse

Alcoholism recovery: 3 tips to help an alcoholic spouse Learning how to help an alcoholic spouse and watching your spouse move from alcoholism to sobriety can be a challenging obstacle to your relationship. After making a major life decision for their well-being, you might feel forced to do a lifestyle change with them for their

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4 Tips For Maintaining Sobriety During COVID-19

4 tips for maintaining sobriety during covid-19 It’s difficult enough to treat addiction on a normal basis, but even more so challenging today because of the COVI-19 pandemic. You may have been able to stay sober because of regular treatments and the support of a facility, but the local quarantine and lockdown procedures may be

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How to Quit Benzos: Effective Benzo Taper Schedule

How to Quit Benzos Table of Contents The following is a transcription from the above video on how to quit benzos Hi everybody. My name is dr. B. And today’s topic is how to quit benzos recommended benzo taper schedule. So let’s get into it. And today the question. I want to answer that I

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California Drug Rehab

Orange County California Drug Rehab Table of Contents If a loved one is struggling with an addiction to drugs and/or alcohol, finding a quality Orange County California drug rehab center can prove difficult. There are many options you need to consider when looking for a rehab facility that fits your loved one’s unique and

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Kratom Withdrawal and Detox

Kratom Withdrawal and Detox Table of Contents While new to users in the United States, kratom is a substance that is widely used worldwide. A popular substance throughout Asia, herbal products containing the substance are common in America.  Despite its claims of being an energy booster and possible antidote to opioid withdrawal, kratom is a

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Methadone vs. Suboxone for Heroin Addiction

Methadone vs. Suboxone for Heroin Addiction Table of Contents Treatment of heroin addiction involves a combination of medication-assisted treatment and behavioral therapy.  The approach to the treatment matches the severity of addiction and the needs of every patient.  The most common medications for the treatment of heroin addiction are Methadone vs Suboxone.  But, which

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Buprenorphine Withdrawals: Detox Symptoms

Buprenorphine Withdrawals Buprenorphine is a prescription drug that belongs to the class of drugs called mixed opioid agonist-antagonists, with Buprenorphine being a weak partial mu-opioid receptor agonist and a weak kappa-opioid receptor antagonist. It is available under many brand names such as Subutex, Belbuca, Sovenor, and Buprenex. While Buprenorphine can be a life saving drug,

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Fentanyl Vs Heroin: All You Need to Know

Fentanyl Vs Heroin: All You Need to Know Dependency on heroin and fentanyl has become like a deadly epidemic. The use of both of these opioids is widespread all across the globe, which has made them a serious health concern. But the difference between Fentanyl vs Heroin is life threatening and the reason behind so

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