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What You Need to Know
The US government reported that there were 93,000 overdose deaths last year—significantly more than any previous year. Learn why that might be.
Four Things to Watch For
Learn the early signs of a drinking problem so you can seek help sooner.
Five of the Most Abused
What the User Feels and What You Might See
Learn what a user experiences when they take methamphetamine and what you might observe when they are high.
Is It Time for You?
It can be an overwhelming decision to seek out a 12-step program. Here are signs you might be ready.
Why This Key Treatment Works
There are many therapies utilized to address addiction. Find out why behavioral therapy is a good choice.
How It Is Used to Treat Addiction
Learn what suboxone treats, why it works, and what the risks are.