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Opiate Addiction- 7 Steps To Overcome At Home
[28 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]

Overcoming drug addiction is always a tough prospect. The most difficult part involves the withdrawal symptoms which set in following the last dose of the drug.
Heroin addicts may choose not to check into a rehab clinic for a number of reasons. The major consideration for most people is cost. Kicking opiate addiction and overcoming dependency on drugs can be expensive to do at dedicated clinics.The course of therapy can run up thousands of dollars, amounts of money most addicts can’t afford. It is quite possible to overcoming opiate addiction right …

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[17 Feb 2010 | 15 Comments | ]

I am married to an addict. We have been through the iraq war, and many other deployments. He is not addicted to a plathora of drugs and has been stealing from our family and friends.
What if you’ve been informed that there is a limited period of time to live as you have not a curable disorder? However, it’s not the body that may pass away only your brain. Through out your lifetime you may be forced to live with this not curable illness! As a way to control this ailment …

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Since I cannot reverse time from heroin what do I do now?
[8 Feb 2010 | 13 Comments | ]

I am on the methadone program and have been clean and sober for 1 year 11 months and two days, until Sunday evening that is. Now I did not use down which is good, but I did use meth. For what reason I do not know, or I do not know if I know. What I do not know is what to do now. My idiot side feels like ‘oh well I used so maybe I should just keep on using’, but then the practicable side says to just keep …

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Wife of a Drug Addict?
[3 Feb 2010 | 9 Comments | ]

I have been married to my husband for 5 years and with him for 6. He is an iraqi war vetaran and also a very serious drug addict. In the past couple of months he has stolen from his best friend, mother, my parents, my cousin, his best friend since childhood, and even got arrested for possession of stolen property after trying to pawn some of those items. He is currently in a treatment facility (since the last week) and will be there for 45 days. The only problem is …

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Can Ultram (tramadol) relieve withdrawal from Methadone?
[31 Jan 2010 | 7 Comments | ]

Hey, i am wondering..
I was formerly addicted pretty wretchedly to herion (after a long battle with the lovely Oxycontin), and therefor tried a number of treatments, ultimately landing upon a Methadone clinic. I have found it to be a wonderful option for me, although, it does have some unfavorable side effects. Regardless, i was doing quite well on it for 3 years now (haven’t used at all), except i do at times abuse my Methadone. For example, i will take a couple doses in a day. …

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Can one go to a methadone treatment center because he (or she) is addicted to methadone? ?
[21 Jan 2010 | One Comment | ]

I have a friend that is addicted to methadone, but buys it off the street. Do clinics consider these applicants? Or do they only accept people addicted to other drugs? (Oxycontin, heroin, cocaine, etc.)

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Advice about drug addiction?
[14 Dec 2009 | No Comment | ]

Hi my name is Micky. I had a severe drinking problem and last November decided to go to rehab. After being in rehab for a few days, I met a wonderful lady who was only going through the detox part of the time. When she left detox after one week, I remained in rehab, and we started seeing each other.
After leaving rehab I moved in with her. After about a month we started snorting oxycontin then six months later doing needles, just me and her. We finally ended up getting …

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Husband is on drugs please help?
[14 Dec 2009 | 11 Comments | ]

R V asked: About ayear ago i found out my husband is hooked on drugs (pain killers and a couple times herion) He went on a methadone drug treament program to try and get off of drugs (thats how i found out. I found his methadone bottle) He said he went on it to get off of drugs and planned on getting off of that before the family found out. but hes still on it a year later plus he hooked on cocaine.hes trying to get into this one detox …

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McCaffrey's methadone message sparks tough questions
[29 Nov 2009 | No Comment | ]

WVPublicBroadcasting asked:

addresses West Virginia lawmaker to promote drug treatment. He’s a paid board member of the for-profit CRC Health Group, which runs seven of eight methadone clinics in West Virginia. McCaffrey and company CEO Barry Karlin faced some tough questions from lawmakers about safety and the big profits they receive from their methadone clinics. This story air Feb. 14, 2008, on the The Legislature Today. A radio version aired Feb. 15th on the public radio program West Virginia Morning. … drugs …dating friends

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My Husband is on Drugs PLEASE HELP?
[26 Nov 2009 | 2 Comments | ]

R V asked: About ayear ago i found out my husband is hooked on drugs (pain killers and a couple times herion) He went on a methadone drug treament program to try and get off of drugs (thats how i found out. I found his methadone bottle) He said he went on it to get off of drugs and planned on getting off of that before the family found out. but hes still on it a year later plus he hooked on cocaine.hes trying to get into this one detox …