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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Fighting Prescription Drug Abuse in Westchester, NY

On the online news site for Westchester County, New York, Westchester.com, District Attorney Janet DiFiore, penned an open letter addressing the prescription drug abuse epidemic in this country and in her county. Her letter is as informative as it is jarring, containing a number of statistics that are, at the very least, discouraging. But, as […]

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