May 7, 2019

What are the Different Drugs Used for Heroin and Opioid Detox?

Understanding Heroin and Opioid Detox When someone is struggling with addiction to heroin or opioids, it can be almost impossible to quit cold turkey. This is due to unpleasant withdrawal symptoms, as well as intense drug cravings. When someone quits cold turkey, they will have to experience all these debilitating withdrawal symptoms and manage strong […]

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May 6, 2013

Dimitri Mugianis Uses Shamanic Ceremony to Bring Healing to Drug Addicts

Dimitiri Mugianis, 50, from Detroit, is a former addict. Clean for ten years, Mr. Mugianis helps treat drug addicts in New York with Bwiti, a folk religion that has practices including painting faces, purifying bodies with sage smoke, drumming, songs, chants and dancing. “My job in the Bwiti is to dance with heroin addicts,” he […]

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