Opioid abuse

Using Opioids & Marijuana Together Can Relieve Pain Without Causing Addiction

New research suggests that you can prevent addiction and experience more effective pain relief by using marijuana and opioids together. In a study presented Tuesday at the American Society of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, researchers found that while both substances impair cognitive...
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It is important to notice the signs when someone is currently abusing opioids and other painkillers, as well as signs that they could be taking the drug improperly, like crushing and snorting the pills.

October 30, 2017

Know The Signs

Fighting the Opioid Epidemic

Elvis Presley, Marilyn Monroe, Phillip Seymour Hoffman...you know how this story ends. Opioid abuse is a serious problem, not only across the United States, but specifically in the Rochester area. Most adults who use heroin started with pain pills and gradually slipped into addiction. Prescription...
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