Woman sits and ponders the differences of hydrocodone vs oxycodone

Hydrocodone vs Oxycodone: How Are They Different?

Prescription painkillers provide effective relief for millions of Americans every year. But what happens when people fail to take their medication as directed? Even when they follow their doctor’s instructions, they sometimes fall into dependency on opioids. In comparing hydrocodone vs oxycodone, how do these drugs differ in terms of abuse potential? The Dangers of…

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What Is Addiction Treatment for Professionals?

Anyone can become a victim of drug abuse and addiction, including professionals in the healthcare industry. Thankfully, programs are available that can help them overcome addiction. However, what is addiction treatment for professionals, and how does it differ from traditional rehab? What Is Addiction Treatment for Professionals? As the name suggests, these programs focus on…

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When Completing Residential Treatment

  Often when an individual completes the residential treatment, there remains unresolved issues, especially with their spouse, children and other family members. We know an alcoholic and addict in early recovery requires more support and a higher degree of accountability to sustain a recovery and ensure ongoing sobriety. Stress related to family relationships can be…

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When A Pilot Is Not Ready To Return Home

Often when a pilot leaves residential treatment, there remains unresolved issues, especially with their spouses and other family members. We know an alcoholic and addict in early recovery requires more support and a higher degree of accountability to sustain a recovery and ensure ongoing sobriety. Stress related to family relationships can be a major trigger…