The NON-12-step rehab program Non-12-step rehab is finding and fixing the problem. Many people have heard of and tried the 12-step drug and alcohol rehabs and many have continued anxiety and relapses. Alcohol abuse or drug dependency is typically uncontrollable self-medication of anxiety, fear or a situation that is painful and consumes one’s life. Many drug rehabs and hospitals provide 12-step programs for the simplicity, social support of others and low cost. Yes, there is some relief, but continued anxiety just brings back [...]
In the United States, more people are turning to medical marijuana to deal with pain and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) than ever before.
Heroin addiction has been a nationwide problem for many years, but the latest facts on drug overdose are shocking: According to CDC data, opioid deaths reached an all-time high of 30,000 in 2015
With new methods of addiction treatment seeing success, the epidemic of heroin and opioid addiction, major killers, could one day become diseases of the past. America’s opioid epidemic has reached critical mass. In 2015 (the latest year for which data is available), 12.5 million people abused prescription opioids. Since then, that number has almost certainly climbed much higher. What often begins as a legitimate use of prescription narcotics frequently devolves into a gripping reliance on a cheaper, easier-to-get substitute: Heroin. Naltrexone, in several [...]