Fast Facts about Naltrexone.
- Naltrexone helps you avoid relapse. It is legal and is administered under a doctor’s care. It is NOT just another drug to abuse. 756 more words
As Kim Krummrich clutched her son’s lifeless body she thought, “This isn’t real.”
“I was holding Dalton and pleading to him to, “Please, come back,’” she said. 968 more words
When Keegan Shouting walked into his sister’s home on the Blood reserve one morning in March, he found a man and woman unconscious. They didn’t move when he tried to wake them. 874 more words
Imagine if people living with HIV had been shunned, shamed, alienated and stigmatized for utilizing Antiretroviral therapy (ART) medications. Imagine if people living with cancer were told that using chemotherapy or radiation treatment was “taking the easy way out” and that they weren’t really in recovery, or if people using blood pressure management medications were told they should be able to lower high blood pressure all on their own. 1,108 more words
My psychology degree taught me a little about the mind: cognitive psychology, the study of consciousness…. mostly, it taught me about the brain and behavior. I guess it gave me a introductory framework, but most of the valuable stuff I’ve learned seems to have come after college, once I got beyond the craziness of adolescence and became more curious about the mind. 1,086 more words
The Obama administration this year proposed $133 million in new spending to curb overprescription of opioid painkillers, the drugs that have proved to be the primary gateway to heroin use, and to expand the use of suboxone and methadone, drugs that are used as more benign substitutes to wean addicts off the powerful urge to return to heroin. 45 more words