Those who come to alcohol or drug detox are signing up to cleanse their bodies of substances that in some cases have come to seem as essential as air, knowing that a possibly painful withdrawal syndrome is waiting.
Of the 63,600 drug overdose deaths reported in 2016, 42,249 were attributed to opioids. The effects on the brain of the two most commonly prescribed prescription opioids (hydrocodone and oxycodone) are virtually indistinguishable from those of […]
The leading cause of disability, major depressive disorder impacts about 16.1 million adults and 25 million people of all ages in the U.S. and more than 300 million people worldwide. Depression is a serious […]