Overdoses in Young Adults

Overdoses in Young Adults

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Substance abuse is on the rise among American teenagers and young adults. We live in a culture that heavily promotes binge drinking and partying. This promotes an exceedingly high level of mental illness. So it’s unsurprising there is a significant increase in overdoses in young adults. Vaping and marijuana use are at an all-time high […]

Drug Rehab Orange County looks at Overdoses in California

Overdoses in California

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The drug crisis in America has impacted millions and continues to burden individuals, families, communities, and so much more. The effects of substance misuse have extremely detrimental implications including, significant health problems at the micro-level. Additionally, this drug epidemic impacts society on the macro level. It does so by creating increased crime levels, teenage pregnancies, […]

California Heroin Rehab Discusses Signs of Heroin Overdose

Signs of Heroin Overdose & When to Seek Help

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California heroin rehab has seen heroin overdose deaths on the rise in California during the past several years. Between 2012 and 2017, the annual heroin death total rose from 593 to 715. (1) People who use prescription opioids are also at risk of developing a heroin addiction.  According to one study, 80% of the people […]

Naloxone for Overdose, california rehab centers

Naloxone for Overdose – What Happens When Naloxone is Administered?

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From New York hospitals to California rehab centers, all across the nation physicians are administering the lifesaving drug Naloxone for overdose.  Users of heroin, morphine, or hydrocodone who have overdosed, but are still alive, may very well be thanking this incredible drug. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports there has been a […]