Convicting El Chapo and Fighting Drugs

On February 12, 2019, jurors convicted Joaquin Guzmán Loera on multiple federal drug-related counts. Guzmán is popularly known as El Chapo, a nickname that means Shorty. Guzmán’s trial was well-publicized …

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5 Healing Natural Oils for Recovery

Many drug and alcohol addiction treatment facilities have adopted a holistic approach toward treating patients. A healthy lifestyle an important component in recovery. One practice in healthy living can be …

How Yoga Helps in Recovery

Recovery from an addiction is a life-changing experience. Those who suffer from alcohol and drug addictions often experience chaotic messes in their lives. They may lose their jobs, divorce their …

Drug Use Diminishes Life Expectancy

Despite modern medicine, sophisticated sanitation systems, the absence of war, and other advantages, it appears that life for U.S. residents is not as good as it could be. The life …

Effects and Dangers of Fentanyl

Fentanyl can be administered in lollipops, nasal or oral spray, patches, or injections. This medication is a synthetic, potent opioid analgesic. It is prescribed for managing severe pain. The DEA …

Are Opioid Guidelines Dangerous?

Solving the opioid crisis shouldn’t involve stopping or limiting the prescription of opioids for everyone, regardless of their conditions. Yet, some authorities are taking those actions, which has been creating …