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What You Didn’t Know About Fentanyl in Florida

It’s estimated that over 5% of the world’s population uses illegal drugs. What’s more, approximately 164 million people worldwide had a drug use disorder in 2016. Of all those countries, the US has the highest rate of substance abuse. Fueling that statistic is the fact that the US is in

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Is There a Difference Between Opiates, Opioids, and Narcotics?

The words narcotic, opiate, and opioid are often used interchangeably to describe addictive drugs that are or have been used as pain medications. While “narcotic” is often thought of as a synonym for “illegal drug,” it really describes a drug that induces narcosis or insensibility. The word narcotic is also

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Do You Have To Have Health Insurance To Go To A Detox Center in Florida?

Living with an addiction can feel like not living at all. When it gets to the point that it consumes a person’s every waking moment, steals peace of mind, and ruins relationships, it is an illness. Before it spirals out of control, it’s time to get help from professionals who