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Prescription Drug Treatment on the Rise

Prescription drugs are one of the most abused categories of substances worldwide, so it is not surprising that the demand for prescription drug recovery treatment is currently on the rise.  This includes opiate drugs sold under the names OxyContin, Vicodin, Percocet and Lortab as well as anti-anxiety drugs sold under the names Xanax, Valium and

2018-03-15T08:30:26-08:00May 23rd, 2016|Tags: , |

The Dangers of OxyContin Abuse

Prescription drug abuse is currently one of the biggest drug challenges for law enforcement and addiction recovery specialists.  At the forefront of the prescription drug abuse problem is OxyContin, a powerful opiate painkiller.  OxyContin is the brand name for oxycodone hydrochloride, a synthetic opiate pain medication that is manufactured by Purdue Phara.  This powerful narcotic

2018-03-15T08:30:28-08:00April 19th, 2016|Tags: , |

Steps Parents Can Take to Prevent Teen Drug Abuse

Parents can be the best deterrent when it comes to stopping their kids from using drugs or alcohol.  On the other hand, parents can also enable this kind of destructive behavior.  It all depends on what type of parent you want to be to your children. Generally speaking, most parents would say that they want

2018-03-15T08:37:22-08:00December 7th, 2015|Tags: |
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