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Tips on How to Eliminate Substance Abuse

by Jo on December 28, 2013

Tips on How to Eliminate Substance Abuse   Substance abuse is a phenomenon that is not restricted to a particular age group; it permeates different groups in our modern society. Just as we have adults dealing with substance abuse issues, so do we have teenagers having same also. It is not a really nice thing […]

Addiction and Addiction Treatment

by joan_young on December 30, 2012

Addiction and Addiction Treatment   When talking about addiction, it is a possibility that the particular thing to which an individual is addicted to may not be immediately known. However, it is common that what may come to an individual’s mind at the mention of addiction is that with regards to drugs or substances like […]

Victims of Oxycontin Addiction

by Jo on December 20, 2012

Victims of Oxycontin Addiction   The manufacturer of Oxycontin, Purdue Pharma, recently agreed to pay $634.5 million in penalties and fines. In addition to the fines, several former executives of Purdue Pharma agreed to plead guilty to criminal charges. The penalty is one of the largest ever paid by a drug company. However, this does […]

Potent Treatment for Addiction at Rehabilitation Centers   Addiction has many ramifications to it, and it has ruined the lives of numerous people in recent times. It is for these reasons that there has been so much talk about treatment for addiction, and rightly so, too. As addicts may be able to tell during their […]

Crack Cocaine – A White Collar Drug

by Jo on December 17, 2012

Crack Cocaine – A White Collar Drug   The use of crack cocaine is increasing at an unbelievable rate. This drug is used both by the usual lower class victims and those deemed by society to be “white collar”. It is used by millionaires, by accountants, models, businesspeople, doctors, dentists, and the list goes on. […]

What is Addiction?

by Jo on December 15, 2012

What is Addiction? When talking about addiction, it is a possibility that the particular thing to which an individual is addicted to may not be immediately known. However, it is common that what may come to an individual’s mind at the mention of addiction is that with regards to drugs or substances like cocaine, heroin, […]