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America’s addiction to opioids stems from the problem of persistent pain that affects approximately 100 million Americans a year. According to the American Academy of Pain Medicine, the U.S. spends an estimated $500 billion each year for treatment of pain. With the number of painkiller prescriptions rising over the years, the number of opioid overdose […]Continue Reading
04-11 | By Rachael
The life after rehab can be perilous with the transition from a completely controlled setting to the big wide world being mind-numbing. During the process of recovery in a rehab, they live in a protected and supportive environment free from any temptations to go back to the substance of abuse.Continue Reading