Risks of Long Term Opioid Therapy for Chronic Pain

2019-09-24T15:58:11-07:00September 25th, 2019|

Opioids аrе ѕtrоng раіn mеdісаtіоnѕ that can help in short-term, but there are several Risks of long term opioid therapy for chronic pain Thеу саn hеlр іf уоu hаvе ѕеvеrе ѕhоrt-tеrm acute pain — lіkе раіn аftеr ѕurgеrу оr fоr

Chronic Pain and Opioid Diversion

2019-09-18T20:38:05-07:00September 19th, 2019|

With the ever-increasing number of opioid abuse cases in the United States, we have to look at where so much of this family of drugs are coming from. While heroin does account for a large percentage of the problem, a

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Opioids and Chronic Pain

2019-04-30T14:03:57-07:00May 22nd, 2019|

The Relationship Between Opioids and Chronic Pain Opioid addiction and chronic pain have a closer relationship than many may realize. An estimated 20% of all Americans live with chronic pain! In more acute cases, prescription opioids are used to treat

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Residential Treatment for Chronic Pain

2019-05-20T16:18:24-07:00May 6th, 2019|

Can Residential Treatment Help Someone with Chronic Pain? Chronic pain is pain that lasts for more than 12 weeks and can range in severity. Experiencing pain regularly can have a huge impact on your life, whether it's a low and

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How to Manage Chronic Pain & Opioid Addiction

2019-05-20T16:16:10-07:00April 22nd, 2019|

How Can You Avoid Opioid Addiction and Manage Chronic Pain? Chronic pain is a widespread issue, affecting roughly one in five of all Americans. Prescription opioids are often used to combat this issue, but they come with their own risks.

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How to Avoid Addiction Living with Chronic Pain

2019-05-01T14:46:21-07:00April 5th, 2019|

At Opus Treatment, we know that an opioid addiction often comes hand-in-hand with chronic pain. The stats suggest as much, too. To help combat both, here we look at the relationship between opioid addiction and someone living with chronic pain,

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Staying Sober with Chronic Pain

2019-05-20T16:19:36-07:00March 27th, 2019|

How Can Someone With Chronic Pain Stay Sober? When it comes to the crisis of opioid addiction, not everyone becomes addicted through recreational use. Many people can fall into a long-term opioid habit which originally might have grown further and