Man Experiencing Drug Withdrawal

Indicators of Drug Withdrawal

Drug withdrawal happens when a person has an addiction and dependence on a drug. That drug has altered the way the brain functions. Drug withdrawal symptoms can be so significant that they often lead to relapse. That doesn’t mean you can’t stop using. It may mean you need a drug detox, or you may need…

evidence of the opioid epidemic

America’s Opioid Epidemic

To say there’s an opioid epidemic in the United States is almost an understatement. Experts say that the problem is the worst public health crisis in all of American history. To make matters worse, it doesn’t look like the situation will improve anytime soon. What Are Opioids? In short, opioids are prescription-strength pain relievers. They…