Detoxing from an opioid addiction may be one of the hardest - yet most rewarding - things you will ever do. As your body fights to reclaim homeostasis - its own sense of internal balance - without the substance on
Good Health vs Opioid Withdrawal Symptoms Opiates and Opioids together have become the leading cause of addiction in the US. There are over ten million US adults addicted to opiates. While many are good people with reasons to leave addiction behind,
Addiction is a difficult thing to grapple with, and leaving addiction behind is even harder. Part of what makes a substance physically addictive is that your body craves the substance even if your mind is set against using it. A
According to the National Institutes of Health (NIH), more than 2 million Americans misuse opioids every year. Even more alarming, that number has been increasing over the past several years. The abuse of opioids and heroin arguably represent a crisis in
Defining Withdrawal Withdrawal is a syndrome which occurs when an individual stops taking or rapidly decreases the dosage of a psychoactive substance. It's most often associated with controlled substances such as opioids and other commonly-abused medications and drugs. Put succinctly, withdrawal is
BrainSpark Health's Clinical Director Ciara Levine spoke with ESPN 610 Radio about the incredible results of our NAD Therapy. Click here to listen to their discussion.
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For addicts seeking to end usage of opioids, recovery begins with a period of detox, in which patients face withdrawal symptoms. When an opioid medication is consumed regularly by the human body, over time the body becomes desensitized to the