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27 December 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Cocaine Addiction

Cocaine is one of the most commonly abused drugs in Ohio. It can be administered as a powder or a solid referred to as “crack.” Although cocaine was once used for medicinal purposes, it is now regarded as a highly addictive, dangerous substance. Cocaine use in both the long and short term can be incredibly […]

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Heroin Addiction

Recent surveys have shown that heroin usage has increased in Ohio, a fact which can be supported with the knowledge that more than 12,000 people sought treatment for heroin dependencies in two years. If you’re a heroin user, it’s important to understand what heroin is, how it can harm you and most importantly, how you […]

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Vicodin Addiction

Vicodin is a powerful prescription opioid that doctors recommend for chronic pain and post-surgery pain relief. However, its opiate-base also makes Vicodin highly addictive. In fact, five percent of Ohio residents above the age of 12 report using a prescription drug like Vicodin in an abusive manner. In the case of Vicodin dependencies, it’s important […]

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OxyContin Addiction

Oxycodone or OxyContin is one of the most popular prescription painkillers to abuse in the United States. OxyContin is similar in nature to Vicodin, Percocet and other opioids, right down to its highly addictive properties. OxyContin addiction is not uncommon among people who’ve had surgery or accidents, or experienced some form of chronic pain. However, […]

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Marijuana Addiction

Marijuana is a drug that many people experiment with and it’s known as a “gateway” drug because marijuana use can lead to abuse of harder drugs down the line. Use is so widespread due to a number of misconceptions about the drug.  If you’ve been using marijuana and believe you don’t have an addiction or […]

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