Subutex for Opioid (Narcotic) Dependence Treatment: An In-Depth Review

2018-03-14T02:46:47+00:00 March 20th, 2018|

Subutex, much like Suboxone, can be a helpful aid in easing opiate withdrawal symptoms. One of the biggest challenges in fighting addiction, after all, is making it through the detox period without a relapse. The drug is particularly useful for opioid addicts. Heroin and similar drugs are known to produce extremely painful withdrawal symptoms. [...]

AspenRidge Recovery Open House

2018-03-22T00:45:09+00:00 March 20th, 2018|

You're invited! Mingle at our Lakewood location, enjoy ice cream from Em's Ice Cream Truck, a Whole Foods spread, quality company and live music. Please join us to celebrate three years of serving our community. We owe all our success to you. When: Monday, April 16th, 2018 Where: 900 S Kipling Pkwy Lakewood, CO [...]

Cocaine Addiction Facts: More Than Just a Party Drug

2018-03-14T02:37:35+00:00 March 16th, 2018|

The Coca-Cola company’s original signature drink was a combination of caffeine and cocaine. Introduced in 1886, the premier recipe maintained that mixture until 1903. By then the addictive nature of cocaine caused the company to remove this part of the recipe from their top-line soft drink. Over time cocaine, or coke, was considered to [...]

8 Steps To Choosing The Right Denver Recovery Center

2018-03-14T02:29:00+00:00 March 12th, 2018|

Some Simple Questions That Yield Lots of Information There are a number of very disturbing statistics about substance abuse and addiction. Perhaps the saddest one of all, and also the most telling one, is that 90 percent of the people who need to be at a Denver recovery center are not getting the help [...]

How Is Buspirone Different From Other Anti-Anxiety Meds?

2018-03-14T02:18:46+00:00 March 8th, 2018|

The Difference Between Buspar and Xanax and Other Addictive Drugs Largely because it uses a different chemical process, Buspirone is a much safer alternative to some other anti-anxiety drugs. However, it is not entirely safe, especially with regard to issues like Buspar addiction. These risks obviously vary among different individuals. Some people experience tremendous [...]

Snorting Heroin: Facts, Dangers and Side Effects

2018-03-14T02:09:43+00:00 March 4th, 2018|

While many people believe that snorting heroin is safer than injecting it, this isn’t actually the case. The effects of sniffing heroin can be just as dangerous and deadly as shooting the substance into muscle tissue or veins. As with any drug, heroin can have different side effects and risks depending on whether it [...]

Drug Categories: How Long Does Each Type of Substance Stay in the Body

2018-02-20T06:22:27+00:00 February 20th, 2018|

What You Should Know About How Long It Takes Drugs to Get Out of Your System When you get into recovery, you want to know how long it takes certain addictive substances to leave the body. You may also want an answer to this question because you need to pass a drug test. Although [...]

Snorting Xanax: Facts, Dangers, and Effects, as Well as Other Common Ways Alprazolam is Abused

2018-02-20T06:10:09+00:00 February 15th, 2018|

Incidents of snorting Xanax are increasing. Xanax abuse hasn't been getting the same focus as other types of prescription drug abuse. However, Xanax, also known as alprazolam, is a widely abused drug. In fact, it was the most abused drug in America. Snorting Xanax and other types of Xanax abuse have serious consequences, both [...]

Slang Names for 11 Popularly Abused Street Drugs

2018-02-20T06:00:41+00:00 February 10th, 2018|

If You Have Teenagers, You Need To Know Drug Slang Names Teenagers are notorious for using slang names when talking about drugs and drug activity. They think this will allow them to use or deal drugs without their parents knowing. If you have teens, it is important that you speak their language. You need [...]

How The Opioid Epidemic Is Affecting Future Generations

2018-02-20T05:43:16+00:00 February 5th, 2018|

What We Know About The Opioid Crisis We have heard a lot about the opioid crisis happening in America. Addiction to legal prescription opioids like Hydrocodone, Oxycontin, and Oxycodone is raving the country. The fact is, we are no longer dealing with a crisis. We are dealing with an opioid epidemic. A crisis is [...]

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