Tag Archives: opioid overdose

  • Opioid Use and Driving
    Sunday, May 5th, 2019

    Opioid Use and Driving

    Opioid Use and Driving As all narcotics affect the brain, body, functions and daily activities of the average human being, the after effects and shock waves are still rolling...
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  • Why Would Someone Start Using Heroin?
    Saturday, February 23rd, 2019

    Why Would Someone Start Using Heroin?

    Why Would Someone Start Using Heroin? From an outsider’s perspective, making the decision to begin using heroin is a confusing and difficult thing to comprehend. The dangers of using...
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  • Buprenorphine Addiction
    Sunday, January 20th, 2019

    Buprenorphine Addiction

    Buprenorphine Addiction Buprenorphine is a drug used in medication-assisted treatment for opioid addiction. Leading brands include Suboxone and Zubsolv. It is largely safe, but that’s not always the case;...
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  • Pain and Opioid Use Disorder
    Friday, December 21st, 2018

    Pain and Opioid Use Disorder

    Pain and Opioid Use Disorder  Pain and opioid use disorder in the U.S. are both complex problems, but they’re related. On one hand, people with chronic pain need relief...
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  • Contaminated Opioids California Should Fear
    Wednesday, December 5th, 2018

    Contaminated Opioids California Should Fear

    Contaminated Opioids California Should Fear Despite the occasional headline announcing a prescription drug recall, one rarely considers the possibility that the medication you are taking is contaminated. Those taking...
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  • Solutions to the Opioid Epidemic
    Wednesday, November 14th, 2018

    Solutions to the Opioid Epidemic

    Solutions to the Opioid Epidemic The drug overdose crisis fueled by the deadly opioid epidemic is at an all-time high. In fact, it is now the deadliest crisis in...
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  • One Way to Prevent Opioid Abuse
    Tuesday, October 30th, 2018

    One Way to Prevent Opioid Abuse

    One Way to Prevent Opioid Abuse The opioid epidemic in the United States has been in the making for over 20 years. Overdoses attributed to opioid use is nearing...
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