This is a very sobering, but real, documentary focusing on Fentanyl. Please become aware of what is happening right here in the US. There IS help available, but more times than not, you need to rescue your loved on. They can't do it on their own. Many, especially with prescription drugs, don't even understand that … Continue reading One Nation Overdosed
Another danger of opioid use has been discovered. People who use opioids are at a higher risk of dangerous bacterial infections compared to those who do not use the drugs, according to a study published in the journal Annals of Internal Medicine. The study was carried out by a team of researchers from the Vanderbilt … Continue reading According to a New Study, Opioid Users Suffer Increased Risk of Dangerous BACTERIAL Infections
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Celebrity drug overdoses frequently shine the spotlight on the lethal danger of narcotic use and addictions in the entertainment industry. However, the problem spans across all age, gender, social, and economic groups every day. A person usually begins taking a narcotic during the treatment of a legitimate medical problem that needs more than an aspirin … Continue reading Are Painkillers the ‘Respectable’ Addiction, or is There No Such Thing?
Courtesy of: Justin Gardner A major pharmaceutical company that was exposed in 2016 for its complicity in wrecking countless lives is now facing a new kind of lawsuit. The city of Everett, Washington has filed suit against Purdue Pharma, claiming it ignored criminal trafficking of huge quantities of the drug OxyContin – in violation of … Continue reading City Suing OxyContin Co. For Causing Opioid Epidemic By Allowing Criminal Trafficking
Victory Retreat Montana - VictoryRetreatMontana.com - has just formed a new organization for all those affected in any way by Rx Drug Addiction... victims and loved ones. We have appropriately named it, NATIONAL ALLIANCE FOR Rx DRUG ADDICTION SURVIVORS. Please visit and 'like' our revised Facebook Page for support of those who never asked for an … Continue reading National Alliance for Rx Drug Addiction Survivors
‘Let food be thy medicine’ is a saying attributed to Hippocrates, who is known as the Father of Modern Medicine. We would be well off to heed his advice, but by and large, we do not, for it is the Standard American Diet that is making us sick. A look at the most often prescribed … Continue reading What’s killing Americans? Top 10 prescribed medications of 2016 give us a troublesome answer
It has been a busy month, in general, for top health officials. Last week was a busy one for the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), as the nation’s health watchdog began taking serious action to combat the rising opioid crisis. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) calls the growing number of drug overdose deaths an … Continue reading Government takes action as survey reveals 99% of doctors overprescribe opioids
The United States is embroiled in a fierce battle against opioid abuse. In 2014, there was a 3.4-fold increase in the number of opioid overdose deaths in America. The state hit hardest by the opioid crisis is West Virginia, where drug companies pumped 782 million pain pills into the state over the last 6 years. In 2015, West Virginia had the … Continue reading Drug Companies Flooded This State With More Than 780 Million Pain Pills!!! WHAT?????????????
You're in pain. Maybe it's your back... neck... knee... or elsewhere. Your heart tells you that it's unbearable and you have to stop it - immediately or sooner. Your mind speaks a different story, but your heart takes over, so you decide not to stick around for your mind to explain. You don't want to … Continue reading When the doctor you think you can trust with your life offers you Opiate painkillers . . . . . . .