Archive for the ‘Chemical Dependency’ Category
Tags: drug addiction, prescription drug abuse, prescription drug monitoring, prescription drugs, substance abuse
This does not surprise me, and is part of the problem. Although if someone wants to get these drugs they will one way or the other. But monitoring more closely may help reduce the risk of creating new addicts instead of just dependency.
Tags: alcohol and drug abuse, bath salts, Ivory Wave, substance abuse, synthetic drugs, teens and srug abuse
A bath salt sold in some stores across the country is making it’s own tsunami party with teens, and adults alike, and it’s called Ivory Wave.
Tags: drug addiction, eugenics, heroin addict offered cash for sterilization, Project Prevention
A British citizen has become the first person in that country to accept money to be sterilized by a controversial U.S. charity, Project Prevention, founded by Barbara Harris reported the Mail October 23, 2010.
Tags: drug addiction, drug treatment, FDA approves Vivitrol for opioid addiction, healthcare, naltrexone, Vivitrol
$1,100 per injection once a month. Naltrexone, or Vivitrol as its brand name, is injected once a month and is said to help in the prevention of relapses.
Substance Abuse Treatment 101: Who does SEMCA coordinate with for drug treatment – Detroit substance abuse | Examiner.comPosted: September 27, 2010 in Addiction, addiction, drugs, drug abuse, illicit drugs, prevention, intervention, recovery, drug treatment, Chemical Dependency, Drug Treatment, Health, Healthcare, Mental Health, Parents and Teens, Recovery
Tags: drug abuse treatment, drug addiction treatment, drug treatment referral agencies in Macomb County, SEMCA Drug Treatment Referral Agency
Drug treatment facilities SEMCA deal with when sending clients to drug treatment. Please do not try to contact the treatment facilities listed in the article because you will just be told to contact SEMCA. If you have medical insurance, you can still contact SEMCA for assistance in finding the right treatment center for either you, or a loved one.
Substance Abuse Treatment 101: Prescription opioid drugs of abuse – Detroit substance abuse | Examiner.comPosted: September 23, 2010 in Addiction, Chemical Dependency, Drug Abuse, Drug addiction, Health, Healthcare, Prescription Drug Abuse
Tags: drug abuse, drug addiction, prescription drug abuse, prescription drugs, prescription narcotics
Some prescription opioid drugs of abuse for your information.
Substance Abuse Treatment 101: Finding help in the metro Detroit area – Detroit substance abuse | Examiner.comPosted: September 21, 2010 in Addiction, addiction, drugs, drug abuse, illicit drugs, prevention, intervention, recovery, drug treatment, Chemical Dependency, Drug Abuse, Drug addiction, Drug Treatment, Health, Healthcare, Parents and Teens, Prescription Drug Abuse, Recovery
Tags: drug addiction treatment, drug referral agencies in Michigan, drug treatment referrals, metro Detroit drug referral agencies
Drug referral agencies you can contact in the metro Detroit area, as well as out-of-state if you, or a loved-one need help with a problem. These agencies can also assist if a co-occurring mental health disorder is present as well. The links are in the article, as well as phone numbers.