prescription drug addiction with loved ones

Top 5 Noticeable Prescription Drug Addiction Symptoms in Our Loved Ones

Over 27 million people worldwide suffer from prescription drug addictions. Most of these prescription drugs are opioid pain relievers, given to medical patients following surgery or chronic pain treatment. Is your loved one among these millions of users? The answer might not be as easy as it seems, at least in the beginning phases. Some opioid addicts may not show …

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How To Help A Spouse Addicted to Pain Medication

It is almost impossible for all those not abusing and dependent on opioid meds to notice their spouse struggling with an addiction to pain medication. With regards to our loved ones, it is much harder. The largest problem for all those with spouses who are dependent on prescription medications is that it’s hard to recognize the addiction. It isn’t as noticeable …

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Short Term VS Long Term Effects of Heroin Use

Heroin is an extremely powerful, and addictive, opioid drug that can lead to severe and negative short term and long term personal, financial, and social effects.  Heroin is not only a very dangerous and harmful drug that often brings about chronic addiction, and death via overdose, it is also an illegal drug that can put the unfortunate user in serious …