Addiction is a learning disorder: Why the war on drugs is useless, AA undermines treatment, and a...
Salon talks to Maia Szalavitz on her new book "Unbroken Brain: A Revolutionary New Way of Understanding Addiction"
Drug Treatment Trends by Country
Which countries have the highest demand for drug treatments, and for which drugs?
Drug Treatments for Rheumatoid Arthritis
An overview of top prescription medications used to treat rheumatoid arthritis, protect the joints from destruction and relieve pain and inflammation.
How Obamacare Repeal Would Hurt Drug Treatment Centers
Richard French speaks with Integrity House President & CEO Robert J. Budsock would affect drug treatment centers.
What do prisoners think of drug treatment?
Prisoners have very mixed experiences of drug treatment, particularly the prescribing of substitute medications such as methadone or buprenorphine (AKA Subutex)
How Can I Ensure My Drug Treatment Center Is Ethical?
Determining the ethics and success of recovery programs can be a difficult process. Here is how you can verify the ethics of a drug treatment center.
Drug Treatment: Tips to Get and Stay Sober
I have to say that by going to meetings, reaching out to newly sober people, and listening to where there at in life is generally always an eye opener. It’s easy, I think, after being sober for many years to forget that at one time you probably didn’t have a clue on how to even live a sober life.
Tips on How to Choose a Drug Treatment Program
What to Look for in a Drug Treatment Rehab Everyone’s addiction needs are different, so when remember that when evaluating drug treatment programs. The longer and more intense your alcohol and drug use has been will most likely determine how long and how intense your drug treatment rehab or program will be.
What is the Most Important Sign of a High-Quality Drug Treatment Center?
When choosing the right treatment center for yourself or a loved one, the pressure of making the right decision can seem overwhelming. How do you know what to look for? What makes a treatment center stand out from the rest? Regardless of the questions asked, the main objective of any treatment center should be the ultimate stability of the patient’s…
Why Is It So Difficult to Get Drug Treatment?
Numerous rules and eligibility restrictions keep people who desperately need and want addiction treatment from getting it.
Inpatient Drug Treatment: What to Expect with This Type Program
Every aspect of an inpatient drug treatment program is intended to help patients reach their own specific goals.
Drug Treatment Court Celebrates 10 Years This Week
May is National Drug Court Month and in celebration, the Van Buren County Drug Treatment Court will have guest speakers this Friday that will address the impact of drug courts in our area. Speakers will include the
Tips for dealing with side effects associated with drug treatments
Dealing with side effects of drugs for endometriosis that put women into an artificial menopause. How to combat hot flushes, etc, due to Lupron, Zoladex and other GnRH analogues.
Tips For Choosing The Best Drug Treatment Program
If you’re ready to take that next step and enter an inpatient drug treatment program, you’re probably wondering which facility will be the best drug treatment for you.
3 Tips for Choosing a Drug Treatment Center in Utah
Dealing with drug and alcohol abuse is never easy for anyone. First, admitting that you need to go to a rehabilitation center is a difficult decision. This is a special moment in your life that you…
What determines where a drug treatment center is located?
A representative for a drug treatment center in Springfield says having the house in a residential area increases relationships with the community.
NICE updates type 2 guidelines to reflect new advice on drug treatments
The National Institute of Care and Excellence (NICE) has updated its guidelines about drug treatments for people with type 2 diabetes. This new update features information about sodium-glucose cotransporter 2 (SGLT-2) inhibitors, which "may be appropriate for some adults with type 2 diabetes if metformin is contraindicated or not tolerated".
A Clean Slate: How the Lane County Drug Treatment Court is changing lives
EUGENE, Ore. – For more than 20 years, Lane County Adult Drug Court has kept addicts out of jail and helped them through recovery.Treatment court participants must meet certain criteria related to a criminal charge.Upon graduation the program, those charge
The Top 8 Reasons Why Prison Drug Treatment Fails
Why is prison drug treatment such a failure? A counselor, an expert and two former inmates weigh in.
Rock Hill native now a top official at SC drug treatment center
When someone is applying for a new job, one of the many questions an employer wants to find out about is whether the applicant has any felonies in their past.