• 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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  • How Does a Methadone Clinic Work?
    Tuesday, June 23, 2020

    How Does a Methadone Clinic Work?

    The opioid crisis in our nation continues to claim lives on a daily basis. And those who pass away from death due to an opioid overdose leave behind mourning...
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  • Drug Addiction Statistics: Get the Facts
    Tuesday, June 16, 2020

    Drug Addiction Statistics: Get the Facts

    The United States is in the midst of an opioid epidemic. And the statistics on drug addiction are staggering. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), data...
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  • What is Alcohol Addiction?
    Tuesday, June 2, 2020

    What is Alcohol Addiction?

    Drinking too much alcohol at one time can cause immediate health issues. From headaches to vomiting, the overconsumption of alcohol can wreak havoc on the body in the short...
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  • Is Drug Addiction a Disease?
    Tuesday, May 12, 2020

    Is Drug Addiction a Disease?

    Drug addiction, drug abuse, substance abuse, and substance use disorder are all terms which are oftentimes used to describe or define the same thing. And often with these terms...
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