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If you’ve been struggling with opioid addiction or have a family member mired in addiction, chances are you’ve heard of Suboxone. Maybe you’ve heard it’s a “miracle drug,” allowing folks with OUD (opioid use disorder) to kick heroin or pills for good, without suffering the unbearable withdrawal that drives addiction. Or maybe you’ve heard Suboxone… Read more
We all drum up reasons to delay life’s hard tasks: Eh, it’s not that important. I’ll do it another time. There’s no hurry. It’s human nature to procrastinate. So, if you’re struggling with opioid addiction, it’s only natural you’d find reasons to put off treatment. A doctor prescribed the pills, so it’s fine. I’ve got… Read more
For years, the Benton County Jail in south central Washington was a revolving door. Inmates addicted to opioids would endure days in withdrawal, vomiting in buckets, moaning on the cement floor, overcome with anxiety. Then, upon their release from the jail, their cravings for opioids would be stronger than ever and they go right back… Read more
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