Substances Subject to Abuse

Many different substances are subject to abuse. Opioids, opiates, marijuana, anti-anxiety medications and other prescription drugs are just a few of the items that can wreck havoc on someone’s life and that of their family.

In this article archive, you can learn about the various substances.

Understanding Texas Drug Laws and Marijuana

By |April 8th, 2018|

Today, marijuana use has been legalized in an increasing number of states and countries. While some websites claim that Texas has legalized weed for medical use [...]

What is an Opioid?

By |February 28th, 2018|

There is a lot of discussion in the news regarding opioids and the rising rates of opioid addiction. This may leave you wondering, what is an opioid?  The Oxfor [...]

Opiates and Depression

By |February 13th, 2018|

Conversation regarding the growing opioid abuse situation in the United States is a hot topic these days. However, little discussion is happening that discusses [...]

Healthcare Providers: A Personal Look at Their Opioid Crisis

By |January 2nd, 2018|

Let's face it; no one wants to think about a surgeon in a hospital who is questioning their own decisions and ability while providing your care. It's an uncomfo [...]

It is NOT an Opioid Epidemic

By |November 14th, 2017|

It is not an opioid epidemic. It is addiction. It is mental illness. It is disease. Yes, opiate use and abuse is on the rise in the US. The sad truth is that pe [...]