What is a Virtual Outpatient Rehab Program?

Addiction does not go away in times of crisis. In fact, as large swaths of our country are practicing social distancing and isolating themselves, people with addiction issues are in a more dangerous position than ever. In quarantine, drug and alcohol consumption increases dramatically. And recent reports confirm that the current outbreak has been no…

Therapy session at a teen alcohol addiction treatment center

Dangers of Fentanyl

The Dangers of Fentanyl are Worse Than Heroin The dangers of fentanyl stem from its origin as an opioid drug, a synthetic substance based on the natural compound morphine. Other opioids include heroin and prescription narcotic painkillers like hydromorphone, hydrocodone, and oxycodone. Legal, prescription opioids like fentanyl are used most often to manage pain. Most…