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  • How to Identify Signs of Vicodin Addiction

    When used as prescribed, Vicodin is the answer for many individuals who need pain management. Because any opiate can become addictive, it’s very important to be aware of the signs of addiction. Another dangerous aspect of Vicodin is the rate at which tolerance can be built up. The more a person uses Vicodin for pain management, the higher their tolerance becomes.
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  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Helpful for Those Suffering from Depression, Substance Abuse

    Nearly 19 million Americans suffer from depression. Many are also battling problems with substance abuse as well. The two often go hand in hand, but people rarely get treated for both. It’s more common to seek treatment for the substance abuse or depression in isolation without examining how these two conditions interact. A new study offers hope to those plagued with both ailments. Read More…

  • The Pain of Addiction

    Vicodin addiction often starts innocently enough. Most people start taking Vicodin or other pain medications after surgery or an injury. But then they can’t stop. They need more to get the same pain relief. They start doctor shopping to get more pills. And the cycle continues until it takes over their lives.