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Opioid Addiction: Ten Red Flags that Someone Has It

Have you seen some strange behavior recently?

Have you wondered if they are addicted to some substance?

These are serious questions to ask yourself if you believe that your loved one, friend, classmate, co-worker, spouse or neighbor may have an opioid addiction.

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Find Out Your Opioid Treatment Options: Ms. Edith Ogunsanya, Nurse Practitioner

Edith is a Nurse Practitioner, in her first year at Concerted Care Group, Baltimore. She provides addiction assessments and addiction treatments. Her main focus is on Opioids.

She became a nurse practitioner in drug treatment and counseling because she wants to help people. Based on studies, she believes Opioid addiction to be a brain disease. So, with intense treatment, guidance and counseling, she sees her clients succeed in treatment.

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Methadone Treatment: How it Works

Methadone saves lives.

It also ends lives, if done incorrectly.

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Opioid Addiction Recovery, Baltimore Style: Cleaning Up 26ers Park Brings a Sense of Purpose

It’s hard to miss the symbolism: Former opioid addicts cleaning up the drug-infested park they once used. A park that was filled with broken glass, used needles and shattered lives.

But it is much more than just symbolism. It is real change.

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Methadone Treatment: 5 Things to Know

Opioids are in the news.

From the news conferences to talk shows to television dramas, opioids and the people affected by them are getting a lot of exposure. Methadone abuse is costing lives and money. It’s taking a toll on American society. It cannot be ignored anymore.

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