lethargic woman on couch not understanding the signs of opioid addiction

Signs of Opioid Addiction

Opioid abuse is still an epidemic in the United States, where millions of Americans struggle with substance use disorders. But while many find themselves addicted, only a small portion are getting the treatment they need to heal. Still, opioid addiction is treatable. The problem is that many aren’t sure what the signs of opioid addiction…

woman holding pill confused about the difference between opiates and opioids

Understanding the Difference Between Opiates and Opioids

Many of us hear about opioids when watching the news and a story about the opioid crisis in America airs. During these stories, as well as other conversations, you might also hear about opiates. While we often hear these words interchangeably, there are some key differences. That is where much confusion occurs regarding these drugs.…