There are safe, effective medications to help people kick opioid addiction to the curb. We offer two of these medications: Suboxone (buprenorphine) and Vivitrol (naltrexone extended release as a shot). Which is better? That depends on your own needs in opioid addiction recovery.
Studies show that practicing gratitude can change your brain, making you more attuned to it and focused on positivity in the future. Pump up your gratitude muscle like you would your thighs on leg day at the gym, with these 5 easy hacks.
Workit Health, co-founded by Ann Arbor Public School alumna Lisa McLaughlin, is one of 80+ companies participating in the trek. Additionally, McLaughlin is joining 12 other visionaries presenting at Tech Talk — a TED-style event taking place from 10 a.m. to noon the morning before A2 Tech Trek.
Why do some people say a lower dose of Suboxone will work better? Is less more? Our nurse practitioner Dana Forman explains the thinking behind this common myth.
In the prior segments, I talked about some of the social and medical issues related to MAT like Suboxone or methadone during pregnancy. Topics like stigma, medication side-effects, and neonatal withdrawal. In this final installation, I’ll go over some of the emotional and legal issues you may face.
If you’re struggling, and not sure you can make it, I urge you to not focus in on Anthony and Kate as the only two stories of celebrities struggling with depression right now. There are plenty of unremarkable and everyday stories of overcoming depression.
Dealing with trauma is tough. It’s more than tough, it’s heartbreakingly challenging and it shakes the foundation of your recovery.
Just because you are taking Suboxone to treat an opioid addiction doesn’t mean that you have to suffer needlessly after surgery or injury. There are medications you can take to manage acute pain while on medication-assisted treatment (like Suboxone or other forms of buprenorphine) for opioid addiction.
There are certain conversations that are tough, yet necessary to have with your teen. One such conversation is centered around addiction.
I caught up with award-winning writer/director Tess Sweet to talk about her own recovery from addiction, her web series Cleaner Daze, and why it’s important to recover out loud.