Managing Benzodiazepine Withdrawal Symptoms

Managing Benzodiazepine Withdrawal Symptoms

More than 30 percent of opioid drug overdoses in the United States involve benzodiazepines. Benzodiazepine is a sedative used to treat anxiety, panic attacks, seizures, restless leg syndrome, and help with insomnia. If someone becomes addicted, benzodiazepines and...
Why You Need to Keep Your Prescription Drugs Away from Your Kids

Why You Need to Keep Your Prescription Drugs Away from Your Kids

If you walk into some homes, you’ll likely find prescription drugs haphazardly strewn on the kitchen counter, or another easily accessible area. We all know to keep medicine away from young children and toddlers, but what about older children and teenagers? There’s a...
Will I Make New Friends While in Rehab?

Will I Make New Friends While in Rehab?

Human beings are highly social creatures who rely on companionship and cooperation to survive. This is truer than ever when people are going through a tough time, such as during rehab and addiction treatment. But many people wonder how hard it is to make new friends...