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The term “home detox” refers to tapering off from a dependent substance on your own at home – or even quitting cold-turkey on your own – instead of at an inpatient medical detox facility. There are several problems with detoxing at home which can make it risky at best. If these problems…

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After nearly a decade and a half of war in Afghanistan, it's clear that the country is suffering like never before. Separate from the war, and yet closely connected to it, the country's opium trade is flourishing, making the drug overlords rich, but taking a terrible toll of addiction and suffering…

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Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Part 6 OPIATE DRUGS, OPIOID DRUGS, ENDORPHINS AND ENDOPHIN DOWNLOADS Before understanding how buprenorphine, an opioid, works, it is necessary to understand the way that all opioids and opiates work in our bodies. OPIATE DEFINITION An opiate is a…

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It's been 6 months since Tennessee rolled out its controversial drug testing program for welfare applicants, and the results were, like the whole program itself, controversial. Out of 16,017 applicants for the state's Families First cash assistance program, 279 people were chosen to be drug…

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Over the past 20 or 30 years, heroin, PCP, cocaine, crack, crystal meth and pills of all kinds have each had their turn as the top "drug epidemic" news of the day. However, in the past few years, one of the earlier drugs of abuse has made a startling comeback. Heroin, so prevalent in the 1940s…

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Novus Medical Detox, Florida Drug Detox Treatment Center, explains the dangerous cycle of becoming addicted to Vicodin. You're a business man, a housewife, a brother, aunt or uncle. But you got injured, and before you knew it, you were more than that. You were an addict. Not the stereotypical…

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Methadone was developed in Germany in 1937 as a narcotic painkiller for their troops in World War II. There was a shortage of opium at the time, which made developing opiate painkillers difficult. So the clever Germans invented a synthetic narcotic instead. Ten years later, the war over, it was…

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The Opiate and Opioid Treatment Program at Novus Medical Detox is designed to get you clean, and help you stay clean. Many people with an opiate addiction are just average, run of the mill people that sought help for a painful injury, not knowing that sometimes the cure can be worse than the…

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