Opioid Addiction to Pain Medication

Opioid addiction is now at epidemic¬†proportions in America. It often starts with a prescription for pain medication. The epidemic is now in New Orleans, and that is just too close to my doorstep for comfort. Don’t think opioids or opiates can’t affect your life because Read More …

Opioid Abuse America’s Addiction Epidemic

Opioids are a serious problem in America. Opioid abuse is at epidemic proportions in America. Opioid abuse often begins with over-the-counter pain relievers. Studies estimate 2.1 million people in the United States suffer from substance use disorders. In 2012 467,000 Americans were addicted to heroin. Read More …