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Category: Opioids

Opioid-Use-And-Mental-Health-Disorders

Understanding the Link Between Opioid Use and Mental Health Disorders

Mental health, often misunderstood or overlooked, shapes every facet of our lives. It encompasses our emotional, mental, and social health, affecting our thoughts, feelings, and actions. Opioid use disorder, on the other hand, is a medical condition marked by a troubling cycle of opioid consumption that leads to significant impairment

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A Look into the Brains of Opioid Users While They Attempt to Quit

A Look into the Brains of Opioid Users While They Attempt to Quit

There are scientists at the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) beginning to look into the brains of opioid users, attempting to find answers regarding medicines that treat substance use disorders (SUDs). Specifically, these researchers look at medicines for opioid use disorder (OUD), such as methadone, and recognize the fact

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Computer Games May Help Predict Opioid Relapse

Computer Games May Help Predict Opioid Relapse

Currently, estimates state that more than 2 million Americans have a type of opioid use disorder (OUD); therefore, it is a substantial public health problem. Preventing opioid use in the first place is the best way to battle the opioid crisis. Unfortunately, there are not enough resources available for prevention

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Signs of Hydrocodone Abuse

Know the Potential Signs of Hydrocodone Abuse in a Loved One

Hydrocodone is a drug that people take by prescription for pain relief. Sold under the name Vicodin, this drug combines two things: acetaminophen and hydrocodone. The drug is effective for what it is prescribed for, but it is also habit-forming. When a doctor prescribes this drug, they are trying to

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Bath Salts being used as cut for heroin

Bath Salts being used as cut for heroin

When you hear the names, Ivory Wave, Red Dove, Pure Ivory, Bliss, Blue Silk, White Lightning, Cloud Nine, Meow Meow, and Vanilla Sky, you can easily be transported to a place where stress dissolves and relaxation surges through your body. Ivory Wave, Red Dove, Pure Ivory, Bliss, Blue Silk, White

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Black Market for Prescription Painkillers – The Real Killer

Black Market for Prescription Painkillers – The Real Killer

The painkiller black market has become big business for those looking to make a quick buck, regardless of the ripple effect of the enterprise.  Florida, in particular has become the El Dorado of black marketeers because of its inadequate tracking and monitoring of prescription pain relieving medications. Even though prescription

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