• Addiction Treatment for Medicare Recipients
    Wednesday, February 10, 2021

    Addiction Treatment for Medicare Recipients

    By Brian N. Talleur, M.D., Chief Medical Officer, Aegis Treatment Centers, a Pinnacle Treatment Center Network Substance abuse and addiction can affect everyone, and it looks different in every...
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  • What Is Buprenorphine & How Can it Help Me?
    Monday, January 25, 2021

    What Is Buprenorphine & How Can it Help Me?

    By Guy M. Lerner, MD, medical director, NKY Med, an opioid treatment program in Covington, Kentucky; and physician at Recovery Works Elizabethtown, one of Pinnacle’s five residential treatment centers...
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  • How to Have a Sober New Year’s
    Thursday, December 10, 2020

    How to Have a Sober New Year’s

    By Ryan Greene, PhD, LPC, Lead Counselor, Pinnacle Treatment Services of Roanoke, an intensive outpatient addiction counseling program in Roanoke, Virginia The “New Year” is an arbitrary concept. In...
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  • Reforming the Addiction Treatment System
    Wednesday, September 2, 2020

    Reforming the Addiction Treatment System

    Pennsylvania Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs Secretary Jen Smith (pictured above) has said the ASAM transition expands the tools and resources available to Pennsylvania’s treatment providers and ensures...
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  • What Causes Opioid Addiction?
    Tuesday, August 11, 2020

    What Causes Opioid Addiction?

    According to the latest statistics, 69.5% of all drug overdose deaths in the U.S. are due to opioids. This makes (mostly synthetic) opioids the main source of drug overdose...
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  • Opioid Addiction Epidemic: Get the Facts
    Thursday, July 30, 2020

    Opioid Addiction Epidemic: Get the Facts

    Opioid addiction and the opioid crisis continue to impact millions across our nation. Opioid addiction in America has not only devastated families and communities, it also plagues the United...
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  • Pennsylvania Drug Rehab: Find the Right One
    Tuesday, July 21, 2020

    Pennsylvania Drug Rehab: Find the Right One

    When considering drug treatment centers in Pennsylvania, it’s vital to take an honest look at your (or your loved one’s) drug or alcohol dependence. You’ll want to consider the...
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