Thousands of people are dying because of how society view and treat those suffering from addiction. The stigma against addiction is cruel, unfair and unproductive. To overcome this harmful behavior, we need first to understand the condition.

"The misguided belief that peoples actions reflect their values and beliefs, disregards the individual as a human being."

-Clare Waismann

  • Dangers of Kratom
    Tuesday, October 16th, 2018

    Dangers of Kratom

    Is Kratom Dangerous? Kratom is a psychoactive substance that is derived from the plant Mitragyna speciosa. The leaves can be chewed, smoked, or steeped to form a tea. Enterprising westerners...
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  • Opioid Use Disorder – A Misunderstood Condition
    Sunday, July 15th, 2018

    Opioid Use Disorder – A Misunderstood Condition

    An estimated 2 million Americans suffer from opioid painkiller abuse, with another 591,000 having a heroin use disorder. Despite these staggering numbers, opioid use disorder remains poorly understood. Many...
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  • Fentanyl Related Deaths are on the Rise
    Tuesday, July 10th, 2018

    Fentanyl Related Deaths are on the Rise

    Nearly half of the 42,249 people that died from an opioid overdose in 2016 had fentanyl traces in their system, according to a research letter published in JAMA. Reports...
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