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the-weekly-brief-opioids-in-school-and-at-work Here at Buprenorphine Doctors, we want to give even more than just lists of Suboxone clinics and doctors near you. We want to make sure you’re up to date on American opioid treatments. In the News – For Your Sense of the Nation’s Opioid Response Maine Hosts First Opioid Response Summit On July […]
where-can-i-find-opioid-help-at-work The thought of opioid addiction treatment might conjure the image of a sparse room in a sterile clinic. But many patients complete outpatient treatment, where they stay connected to their everyday lives — including their workplaces. But how does opioid addiction fit there? The answer is complex. Let’s see what you should know. […]
the-weekly-brief-opioid-research-and-relapse-responses Here at Buprenorphine Doctors, we like to stay as current and helpful as we can. After all, opioid treatment has never been more necessary in the United States. Here’s a recap of the last week: In The News – For Your Sense of the Nation’s Opioid Response Iowa’s Opioid Deaths Decrease The state […]
what-happens-if-i-relapse Relapse has an ugly sound to it, almost like a slap. That sound fits the definition: a return to opioid use after all the effort of detox, rehab, and sobriety. But does relapse have to be the end of recovery? It shouldn’t be, considering how common it is. The National Institute on Drug […]
3-ways-to-spot-addiction-to-prescription-opioids Photo by Pietro Jeng from Pexels There are scary names floating around the opioid crisis: heroin, fentanyl, or morphine. But addiction doesn’t always jump out at you. What do you need to watch out for? Keep an eye on prescription opioids. These are the painkillers which doctors can legally prescribe. You’d think they’re […]
is-addiction-an-illness Photo by Sera Cocora at Pexels “Addict” carries baggage when you use it to describe a person. But so does “diseased.” There’s an ongoing debate about whether addiction is a moral choice or a physical disease, and the debate impacts addiction recovery. Here’s what you need to understand. What Causes Addiction? First, let’s […]
what-you-need-to-know-about-the-opioid-crisis Imagine that a national disease took the lives of over one hundred Americans a day. Imagine that the epidemic lasted more than a decade and had no surefire cure.  That scenario is the American opioid crisis, and this article is what you should know about it. Where Are We Now? The opioid crisis […]
5-online-resources-for-opioid-recovery Photo by Luis Quintero at Pexels Opioid recovery is a full-time task for anyone looking to become sober. And yet, traditional peer meetings and regular medical visits won’t fill up your entire day. How can you build your recovery at any time of the day? Try the many online resources for opioid recovery. […]
what-are-opioid-treatment-clinics Opioid treatment clinics can seem like daunting places. Perhaps you’re someone suffering from opioid addiction, or you’re someone whose family member or close friend suffers from opioid addiction. No matter who you are, opioid treatment clinics may be your best option. What should you know about them? What Do Opioid Treatment Centers Do? […]
mats-msrs-and-mars-what-they-mean-for-opioid-addiction-recovery If you’re just beginning to learn about recovery from opioid addiction, you probably feel like you’re swimming in a big, confusing bowl of alphabet soup. MAT, MSR, MAR: How do you begin to know what these terms mean, and how they fit into your goal of finding opioid recovery treatment options for yourself […]

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