As if the opioid crisis wasn’t bad enough already as it is, it sort of adds insult to injury when I hear that it’s actually worse than we thought.
The Narconon program has helped me in many ways. My first night coming off an acid trip and near the point of freaking out and completely losing my mind, the staff made me feel as welcome and comfortable as possible, showing me great hospitality and actions that proved they really wanted to help me.
The amount of fentanyl being found throughout the United States is beyond comprehension. While the problem was bad enough years ago, all it’s done is gotten worse and worse by the day.
Vivitrol is a monthly injection of an opioid blocker. It shuts off an addict’s ability to get high from opioids and is usually used a prophylactic measure against relapse. Some people claim that Vivitrol is all you need to get over your opioid addiction and others believe it should be used in conjunction with other types of therapy. But what Vivitrol doesn’t do is actually handle the core issues that drive a person to use drugs.…
In Stamford, Connecticut art gallery owner Fernando Alvarez and artist Domenic Esposito helped to drop off an 800 pound and nearly 11-foot-long steel sculpture of a burnt and bent heroin spoon as a way of voicing their concern about Purdue Pharma’s role in the current heroin epidemic.
Some things are funny, and some things are definitely not. There’s a time and place for jokes and when it comes to the opioid crisis, it’s no laughing matter.
Since 2013, deaths related to fentanyl have skyrocketed well past those caused by heroin. Since fentanyl hit every town, city, and state it’s effects have been felt nationwide, and none of them good.
The mental insanity a person experiences while in a full-blown addiction is a waking nightmare I don’t wish upon my worst enemy. The things I did and the decisions I made while addicted, were so illogical and crazy that the only conclusion I can come up with was that the drugs seriously hijacked my brain.
By the time I arrived at Narconon , death had been knocking at my door for some time. I had tried multiple rehabs with no real results. I went from a proud family man with everything one would want, to someone living on the streets with nothing to offer.
The concept of addiction being an incurable brain disease or spiritual disease and was created almost a century ago…