Opiates

22 Aug 2015

Opiate Withdrawal Symptoms

August 22nd, 2015|Opiates|0 Comments

“If you know the enemy and know yourself, you need not fear the result of a hundred battles. If you know yourself but not the enemy, for every victory gained you will also suffer a defeat. If you know neither the enemy nor yourself, you will succumb in every battle.”
-Sun Tzu, The Art of […]

16 Aug 2015

Vicodin – America’s Favorite Pain Pill

August 16th, 2015|Opiates|0 Comments

America loves its pain pills, but none quite as much as Vicodin. Vicodin is responsible for more prescriptions, overdoses, and deaths than any other prescription painkiller.

Here are some interesting facts about Vicodin:

Vicodin is the brand name for the combination of hydrocodone (an opioid painkiller) and over-the-counter analgesic acetaminophen. The […]

12 Aug 2015

Heroin – Some Interesting Facts

August 12th, 2015|Opiates|0 Comments

The United States is currently in the middle of a heroin and opiate epidemic. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the rate of heroin-related overdose deaths nearly quadrupled between 2002 and 2013. Heroin claimed the lives of over 8,200 Americans in 2013.

We have seen […]