New Group of Synthetic Opioids Nitazenes Stronger Than Fentanyl and Connected to Overdose Fatalities
A recent study has highlighted the emergence of Nitazenes, a potent class of synthetic opioids potentially more powerful than the notorious Fentanyl. As the opioid crisis in the U.S. continues to escalate, these new players in the illicit drug market pose an even greater risk. With the capability to bypass existing Fentanyl regulations, the rise […]
Drunk driving is a big problem in the US, causing 30 deaths per day. The number of alcohol-related driving fatalities is increasing each year. This article explores solutions to prevent this trend.
Recovery influencers do more than share stories; they build connections and fight stigmas on social media. This article examines the complexity of recovery influencer’s relationship with their followers, examining how their actions can ripple through the community, affecting trust and shaping the general view of the recovery journey. What Recovery Influencers Bring to […]
The nation is grappling with emerging challenges two decades after Portugal revolutionized its approach to drug policy, pioneering a decriminalization model that inspired similar efforts globally. Though the Portuguese model reduced HIV transmission rates, overdose deaths, and prison populations, urban centers like Porto now witness an alarming resurgence of visible drug use and related criminal […]
Actionable tips for navigating social events sober, turning them into opportunities for personal growth and genuine enjoyment.
In a country celebrated for its achievements, a harrowing statistic casts a dark shadow: Nearly 1 in 10 American adults have experienced the indescribable pain of losing a family member to a drug overdose. That’s more than the population of New York City alone grappling with such devastating grief. As the epidemic spirals, it’s crucial […]
The Biden Administration has committed a considerable sum of $450 million to combat America’s overdose crisis, a significant step forward. This commitment is not just about money; it is a powerful declaration to tackle one of the most significant health issues in the United States. Dive in as we unpack this game-changing move and explore […]
September is National Recovery Month, a powerful reminder of the strength and resilience that individuals battling substance use disorders possess. With the tagline “Every Person, Every Family, Every Community,” this month emphasizes the transformative power of treatment and highlights that recovery is possible for everyone. In this article, we cover the background and objectives of […]
Have you ever considered how real-life struggles can be turned into jokes on your favorite TV show? It’s concerning when a woman battling Alcoholism is portrayed as a comedic character seeking compassion from a world that only laughs. This media portrayal can desensitize society to the genuine pain and struggles of Alcoholism in women. Despite […]
Is It Safe to Drink Kombucha in Recovery? Kombucha, a fermented tea beverage, has soared in popularity for its purported health benefits, from aiding digestion to acting as an antioxidant source. However, if you’re in recovery from alcoholism, you might wonder whether this drink is safe for you. The truth is, the answer is different […]