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Naloxone, Naltrexone, and Buprenorphine: What are They and Which is Right For You?

The recent opioid crisis in America has led to lots of attention on more effective forms of treatment for addiction. The recent rise in popularity of medication-assisted treatment (MAT) using methadone, buprenorphine, and naltrexone has been among the most talked-about forms of treatment for opioid addiction. However, what’s the difference between these medications and how…

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Self-motivation in the Face of Recovery from Addiction

After getting clean, the recovering addict faces must maintain their sobriety and not succumb to the temptations of old habits. A good support network of people who understand and wish to fight for the recovering addict’s sobriety is vital. However, the most important component is the recovering addict’s self-motivation to remain sober. These pointers for…