Drug Rehab

26 11, 2018

FDA Okays Dsuvia – A Powerful New Opioid Pill

2019-01-30T16:10:34+00:00November 26th, 2018|0 Comments

In a move that has medical watchdogs, media outlets, and the public at large in a bit of an uproar, the Food and Drug Administration recently approved a powerful new opioid for medical use in early 2019. FDA Okays Dsuvia – A Powerful New Opioid Pill Dsuvia, a tablet form of sufentanil developed by [...]

12 11, 2018

Pete Davidson: ‘Saturday Night Live’ Star and His Rocky Recovery

2019-01-30T16:13:54+00:00November 12th, 2018|0 Comments

DISCLAIMER: Comedian and ‘Saturday Night Live’ star Pete Davidson has always been open about his struggles with mental illness and substance abuse. He has also been vocal about his love for marijuana and his support of medical cannabis. Here, we will try to provide some perspective on Davidson’s story, in an attempt to help [...]

25 10, 2018

The Power of Naltrexone for Treating Addiction

2019-01-30T16:40:14+00:00October 25th, 2018|0 Comments

Naltrexone medication plays a powerful role in addiction treatment. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) originally approved the drug as a treatment for alcoholism. Over time, researchers have found that it can also be used to help addicts abstain from opiate drugs. Low dose naltrexone (LDN) may even help treat chronic behavior disorders, like [...]

9 10, 2018

Is There Such a Thing as Free Rehab for Addiction?

2019-02-04T18:00:40+00:00October 9th, 2018|0 Comments

Is There Such a Thing as Free Rehab for Addiction? By the time many people are ready to get clean, they’re asking a very important question at the worst possible time– is there such a thing as free rehab? Free Rehab…It’s Not Something You Plan For   Unfortunately, a no-cost rehabilitation facility is not [...]

12 09, 2018

Naloxone Saved Demi Lovato from Overdose Death. What is it about the Drug that Saves Lives?

2019-01-30T16:58:07+00:00September 12th, 2018|0 Comments

Demi Lovato has talked openly about addictions she thought she’d overcome. Recently, she relapsed and overdosed on opioids. It was just last month that Lovato was rushed to the emergency room in an L.A. hospital. Paramedics that arrived at her home in Hollywood said she was given Narcan. This is the main name brand [...]

29 08, 2018

Ben Affleck Returns to Rehab—What We Can Learn

2019-01-30T17:05:23+00:00August 29th, 2018|0 Comments

DISCLAIMER: Because Ben Affleck has lived his entire adult life in the public eye, his repeated struggles with problematic drinking are well-documented. Now that he has returned to rehab again, let us use this as an opportunity to examine his life in an attempt to learn more and to help others who may be [...]

5 05, 2018

Methadone vs. Buprenorphine – Which has better long-term results for treating opioid addiction?

2019-01-30T17:45:26+00:00May 5th, 2018|0 Comments

Methadone and Buprenorphine are both one main medication options for treating opioid addiction. They belong to the treatment method known as substitution therapy as they’re opiate agonists which block opiate receptors. They do differ, however, having their own benefits and downfalls. Rehabilitation programs will use methadone or buprenorphine as an opioid substitute. As the [...]