Category Archives: Opioid Addiction Treatment Resources

Information and Resources on opioid addiction, including prescription painkillers, oxycodone, Percocet, Oxycontin, and opiate-based Rx drugs

Pain Medication After Surgery: Avoiding Addiction to Rx Drugs
Monday, December 4th, 2017

Pain Medication After Surgery: Avoiding Addiction to Rx Drugs

Knowing if, how and when to take opioid painkillers after surgery is key to avoiding prescription drug addiction, which can lead to heroin addiction. However, in some cases, such as after surgery, pain relief is a very real need that must be addressed by Medication After Surgery and prescription opioids.
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Opioid Prescription Painkiller Use and Its Link to Depression
Thursday, March 2nd, 2017

Opioid Prescription Painkiller Use and Its Link to Depression

Discover more about the ties between depression and prescription opioid painkiller abuse.When it comes to treatment for opioid Prescription painkiller abuse, Americans coping with mental health issues like depression typically face a more challenging road to recovery.
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Drug-Related Crime on the Rise in Salinas, California
Monday, February 27th, 2017

Drug-Related Crime on the Rise in Salinas, California

The cost of drugs goes beyond addiction and money: crime, violence, and murder are on the rise in Salinas. Drug overdoses have now overtaken motor vehicle collisions as the leading cause of accidental deaths in the nation
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