Category : Addiction Detox

Alcohol Detox: “Everything You Need To Know To Beat The Drink”

Alcohol Detox: “Everything You Need To Know To Beat The Drink”

Written By Jeff Mahre BA MFA MLIS - January 25th, 2019
What is Alcohol Detox? There are many concepts related to breaking a dependence on alcohol. It can sometimes be hard to know what people mean when they refer to rehab, sobriety, being “on the wagon,” or alcohol detox. “Detox”, or “detoxification”, should be taken somewhat literally. It refers to two... Read More
Opioid Crisis in America: Is it Fuelled by Fentanyl?

Opioid Crisis in America: Is it Fuelled by Fentanyl?

Written By Jeff Mahre BA MFA MLIS - May 17th, 2017
America’s opioid crisis is the unwanted gift that keeps on giving. With newer synthetic versions of typical street drugs flooding communities, availability has soared and the... Read More
The Dangers of Carfentanil: The Street Drug Causing Mass Overdoses

The Dangers of Carfentanil: The Street Drug Causing Mass Overdoses

Written By Bobby Oerzen BS MA - May 3rd, 2017
Carfentanil is a new street drug. Many have never even heard of it, but it’s causing a mass outbreak of overdoses throughout the United States.... Read More
Xanax Addiction: The Dark Throes of Prescription Drug Misuse

Xanax Addiction: The Dark Throes of Prescription Drug Misuse

Written By Bobby Oerzen BS MA - April 4th, 2017
During the dark throes of any addiction, there comes a point of no return wherein an individual develops a severe drug or substance dependency. They... Read More
Long Term Opiate Use: The Dangers of Opiate Addiction

Long Term Opiate Use: The Dangers of Opiate Addiction

Written By Bobby Oerzen BS MA - February 7th, 2017
It is the fail-safe drug of choice for those in hospital suffering from unbearable pain. Some of the most commonly prescribed opioid drugs are household... Read More