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What We Can Learn From Addiction in Popular Culture

What We Can Learn From Addiction in Popular Culture

Written By Detoxes - June 7th, 2018
Popular culture has finally been responding to the lack of accurate portrayals of drug addiction that have been apparent in the media, for well, forever.... Read More
Heroin Antidote Narcan Available Over The Counter

Heroin Antidote Narcan Available Over The Counter

Written By Detoxes - July 7th, 2017
Over the course of the past several years, the rates of heroin-related overdose death have only continued to skyrocket. In 2015, there were a total... Read More
Challenging Attitudes Towards So-Called Performance Enhancing Drugs

Challenging Attitudes Towards So-Called Performance Enhancing Drugs

Written By Detoxes - June 13th, 2017
What if a pill really could render you limitless? The use of so-called ‘smart drugs’ – or cognitive enhancers – and the unauthorized use of... Read More
Is Fentanyl Fuelling America’s Opioid Crisis?

Is Fentanyl Fuelling America’s Opioid Crisis?

Written By Detoxes - May 17th, 2017
America’s opioid crisis is the unwanted gift that keeps on giving. With newer, synthetic versions of typical street drugs burgeoning through communities,  availability soars and... Read More
What Is Carfentanil? – The Street Drug Causing Mass Overdoses

What Is Carfentanil? – The Street Drug Causing Mass Overdoses

Written By Detoxes - May 3rd, 2017
A new street drug that many have never even heard of is causing an outbreak of mass overdoses throughout the United States. So what, exactly,... Read More