Catching the Early Signs of Drug Abuse

Drug Abuse Words

Drug addiction often starts with experimental substance use in social settings or with a seemingly harmless prescription given after a medical procedure.  No one starts out using drugs thinking they will become addicted and eventually have their health, relationships, jobs and home life turned upside down.  But it happens! We read daily about the rampant … Read more

Can You Read the Warning Signs of Opiate Abuse?

The addiction to prescription opiate drugs used for pain management has become an epidemic, with estimates of anywhere from 26 million to 36 million people believed to be abusing opioids in the United States. Primarily used in the treatment of chronic pain these drugs are highly addictive.  Even when taken as prescribed they can lead … Read more