For Teenagers, Adult-Sized Opioid Addiction Treatment Doesn’t Fit

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Lack of effective treatment in the teen years can blight an entire life

http://ow.ly/XfJeg

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HELPLESS & HOOKED

Helpless & Hooked
The most vulnerable victims of America’s opioid epidemic. In the US, an opioid-dependent baby is born every 19 minutes.
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How Marijuana May Relieve Chronic Pain

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More and more doctors are opting to prescribe marijuana instead of Vicodin, Oxycontin, and Codeine to treat chronic pain. Click below to learn why.

http://www.doctoroz.com/episode/trading-opiates-marijuana-treat-pain

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CDC: Deaths soared as narcotic painkillers grew popular

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The CDC has called prescription painkiller abuse an epidemic.
he CDC has called prescription painkiller abuse an epidemic. In 2012, 16,007 people died i from overdoses involving opioid painkillers, triple the number who died in 1999, a 5% decrease from 2011 when 16,917 people died, the CDC reported last year.
http://www.news10.net/story/news/2015/02/25/deaths-from-popular-narcotic-painkillers-soared-as-drugs-grew-more-popular/23950991/

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A Royal Pain: Rx for Pain Lacked Research

Be careful when treating chronic pain: this treatment needs a bit more research. http://ow.ly/HjpfU
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This Deceptively Cute Animation Illustrates The Horrors Of Addiction

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This animated short film does a beautiful job in capturing the struggles and feelings of addiction. You should definitely watch it, then share it.http://io9.com/this-deceptively-cute-animation-illustrates-the-horrors-1661191621
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More Older Adults Are Struggling With Substance Abuse

Professional Village Compounding Pharmacy & Medical Supplies Sacramento & #CompoundingPharmacySacramento & #CompoundingPharmacyRoseville wanted to share this with you…So much happens to us as we age (emotionally, as well as physically). Here’s a very real topic that’s not always easy to address – aging and addiction. As our bodies change we absorb things in a different way, adding in new prescriptions that we need, major life changes, it’s an easy slope to fall into. Here is a great article on this topic.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/10/04/business/more-older-adults-are-struggling-with-substance-abuse.html?ref=health&_r=0

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