Cherokee Nation Sets the Example for What to Do with Opioid Pharma Settlement Dollars
Upon winning a significant settlement against multiple pharmaceutical opioid manufacturers, the Cherokee Nation in Oklahoma is using its settlement monies to fund the construction of a residential addiction treatment center on the tribe’s reservation.
Five Things to Look for in a Treatment Center
One can safely say that choosing an addiction treatment center to go to is one of the most important decisions of a lifetime. Addiction is a life or death crisis, and making the right choice in where to go for help can make a significant difference in one’s results.
Methadone Deaths on the Rise – When Drugs are Used to Treat Addiction
Methadone is seen by some as a solution to heroin and opioid addiction; increasingly it's becoming a death sentence.
There is No “Magic Pill” to Getting Clean from Drug Addiction
Drug addiction is no small habit, no simple affliction which can be easily remedied. Getting off of drugs and alcohol takes work, effort, time, commitment, and a powerful determination to get better.
A Rehab Does More than Just Get Addicts Off of Drugs
Most drug and alcohol rehab centers do more than just get people off the drugs, and if they don't they should. A full rehabilitation process for one’s entire life requires addressing additional factors beyond just getting the individual off the drugs.
Addiction Rehab Centers Rebuild Lives
When we think of drug and alcohol rehab centers, what is our first thought? Most likely, our first and only thought is that drug and alcohol rehab centers are places where people go to get off of drugs and alcohol.
The Debacle of Dual Diagnosis
There is a debacle with dual diagnosis , every medical expert’s and psychiatrist’s favorite term in discussing an addict’s “problems.” But the problem is, most experts cannot even fully define dual diagnosis.
5 Myths about Drug and Alcohol Addiction
With over 23 Million Americans suffering from a drug or alcohol addiction in the United States, it’s fair to say that we have a drug addiction crisis on our hands. Here are the 5 Myths about Addiction.
How to Spot a Narconon Graduate
Narconon has proven time and again that if a person can identify and overcome the initial problems that lead to their addiction, they can ultimately regain their self-respect and self-control.
Empty and Alone: My Worst Mistake
I felt so empty inside. I was worn down and felt so alone. I just wanted it all to stop. My name is Bradley and this is why I am glad I chose Narconon.…