Xylazine is a sedative utilized in veterinary medicine, but it has made its way to the heroin supply in Pennsylvania, leading to overdose deaths.
Addiction specialists can take on a variety of different roles, but all of them work together to save lives, repair families and create happier, healthier futures for millions.
Lifelong recovery requires ongoing maintenance and commitment, but it can be difficult to manage for newly sober individuals. Aftercare is an important part of this process.
Through team-building activities, private lines of communication, support from management and provision of EAP services, you can help employees with depression.
For a person living with OCD, intrusive thoughts are a part of everyday life. Treatments and consistent self-care can lessen the impact of these thought patterns.
The Recovery Village Cherry Hill at Cooper is now an in-network provider with Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey, expanding coverage and access to drug and alcohol treatment programs for people in need of rehab and recovery.
Marijuana legalization in New Jersey could lead to better outcomes in some aspects, but people in recovery for marijuana use may face difficult new struggles.
Talking to loved ones about going to rehab can be hard, but it’s an important first step in your recovery and can build a valuable support system for the future.
Feelings of stress, depression and anxiety are common during the pandemic, but addiction recovery is still possible. Here are some resources that can help.
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