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Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Opioid Addiction

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 22, 2011 Achieving sobriety is likely to be one of the toughest challenges ever faced for a person who is addicted to heroin or prescription pain medications such as OxyContin, Percocet, and Vicodin. Much like addiction to alcohol, cocaine, or any other drug,  people

Hospital Visits for Substance Abuse Increases Among Young Adults

The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism report that between 1999 and 2008 hospital visits for either alcohol or drug overdoses have increased at alarming rates for 18-24 year olds.