Monthly Archives: May 2010

Meditoxofpalmbeach Offers A New Approach to Opiate Dependency

More info…West Palm Beach, FL (PRWEB) May 28, 2005 — Meditox of Palm Beach is an outpatient medical clinic in West Palm Beach, Florida that utilizes a new treatment protocol, the Palm Beach Method, designed… drug addiction

Meditox Continues Expansion with Opening of Northeast Headquarters for Drug Detox Center

More info…Palm Beach, Florida and Voorhees, New Jersey (PRWEB) November 27, 2007 — Meditox, one of the nation’s leading and fastest growing home-based medical opiate detox programs, has announced the… drug rehab

Unused medication part of opiate abuse problem

More info…COLUMBUS The medicine cabinet has become the new street corner or back alley, say experts on drug addiction. hotline

Methadone program helps curb heroin use, but medication can be a lifelong need for recovered addicts

More info…SANTA CRUZ Nurses dole out methadone doses in paper cups at the Community Clinic. After a morning of handing out the is pink, cherry-flavored drug to a patients, a fruity aroma hangs in the air near the nurse’s station. drug addiction

Growing number of young professionals are facing opiate addiction

More info…UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) – They’re not your typical street-level drug abusers, but more and more of them are getting hooked. official drug abuse hotline

Treating Opiate Addiction

More info…To be effective, detoxification must precede long-term treatment that either requires complete abstinence or incorporates a medication, such as methadone, into the treatment plan. Methadone is a synthetic opioid that blocks the effects of heroin and other opioids, eliminates withdrawal symptoms, and relieves drug… Continue reading