Category Archives: Addiction

  • What is Narcan?
    Tuesday, June 7th, 2022

    What is Narcan?

    The Center for Disease Control reports an epidemic level of overdose deaths. Naloxone, also known as Narcon, is FDA approved and a safe and effective emergency opioid overdose treatment...
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  • Addiction and the Overdose Epidemic
    Friday, March 11th, 2022

    Addiction and the Overdose Epidemic

    Since 1999, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports the number of overdose deaths has quadrupled. More than 70% of deaths related to drug overdose during 1999...
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  • The Cycle of Addiction
    Wednesday, February 9th, 2022

    The Cycle of Addiction

    Highly individual, The American Society of Addiction Medicine defines addiction as a complex interchange of an individual’s life experience, environment across the lifespan, family genetics, and brain chemistry. Addiction...
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  • How to Support Someone with Addiction
    Friday, September 17th, 2021

    How to Support Someone with Addiction

    Knowing someone with addiction, whether a friend or loved one, can create a swirl of emotions and you may feel confused on how to best support them. You may...
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  • Drug and Alcohol Abuse Versus Addiction
    Thursday, September 2nd, 2021

    Drug and Alcohol Abuse Versus Addiction

    It’s likely you have heard of drug and alcohol abuse and addiction. When in the throws, one may wonder if their abuse is addiction or headed in that direction....
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