opioids

What Is Drug Abuse?

2018-09-03T21:32:58+00:00

What is drug abuse? Good question. According to the Britannica encyclopedia drug abuse is defined as the following: "...the excessive, maladaptive, or addictive use of drugs for nonmedical purposes despite social, psychological, and physical problems that may arise from such use." In this article, we aren't going to worry about the definition as much. Rather, we [...]

What Is Drug Abuse?2018-09-03T21:32:58+00:00

Opioid Stigmas: Are They All True?

2018-08-22T23:40:30+00:00

Hello! Stigmas suck. They are so hard to shake and when you try to reason with people who believe the stigma to be true it is nearly impossible to break. Yeah sure, it is hard...but what about when it causes death? Yup, we are talking about the stigmas that surround opioid prescriptions. Hold on a [...]

Opioid Stigmas: Are They All True?2018-08-22T23:40:30+00:00