- 12/10/18--13:18: Why Listening During Addiction Recovery Speaks Volumes
- 01/11/19--03:03: Why Is Pregabalin Overdose On The Front Line Of First Responders
Public debate over marijuana has persisted for decades, and recent legislative changes across the United States indicate that the public is much more accepting of marijuana as both a medical product and a recreational drug than previous generations. There have been numerous studies about the potential health benefits of cannabis, but the federal Schedule I […]
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Drug addiction recovery is not easy or short; it is a long-term process involving several phases including detox, rehab, ongoing care, and sober living. One of the most difficult aspects of committing to recovery is the time involved in doing so. A person may feel as though he or she is missing out on life […]
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There is a big difference between “hearing” and “listening.” Two people can have a conversation, but a person that is only hearing the other person and not really listening is basically just waiting for his or her turn to speak. Developing effective listening ability requires addressing potentially narcissistic qualities in oneself; people naturally value their […]
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Fentanyl is a dangerous opioid that causes a massive number of deaths by overdose each year. While it may start as a prescription from a doctor, it can easily cause dependence. It is often mixed in with other drugs, such as cocaine, and usually the user is not aware that fentanyl is in the drugs. […]
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Why Are Pregabalin (Lyrica) Addiction And Overdose Statistics On The Rise? Pregabalin is a prescription-only drug used to treat fibromyalgia and epilepsy. The most common brand name is Lyrica. Some of its effects are still being researched by scientists and doctors, but the reason for improvement seen in these conditions is thought to be linked […]
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