3 Signs of Opiate Withdrawal and How to Manage Them

signs of opiate withdrawal

“Nearly 80 percent of Americans using heroin (including those in treatment) reported misusing prescription opioids prior to using heroin.” National Institute of Drug Abuse (NIDA) It’s not unusual for many opioid abusers to relapse when signs of opiate withdrawal start to appear. Opiate and opioid addiction affects millions of Americans. This is one of the […]

A Guide to Common Recovery Terms

When first exploring treatment options, many find themselves overwhelmed by terms they do not understand. A number of common addiction recovery terms seem intuitive to those of us who already know them; however, those outside of the recovery community will not find the vernacular so accessible. These may include terms relating to the specifics of […]