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Opiate addiction : the painkiller addiction epidemic, heroin addiction and the way out / by Taite Adams.

Adams, Taite, (author.).
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Whiting PL - Whiting 362.293 AD19 (Text) 51735011646659 Adult department Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780988987555
  • ISBN: 0988987554
  • Physical Description: ix, 161 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: St. Petersburg, FL : Rapid Response Press, [2013]

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The opiate addiction epidemic -- Definition of opiates and history -- How opiates work -- Pain pills and painkiller addiction -- Prescription drug abuse and chronic pain -- Heroin addiction examined -- Opate maintenance drugs and opiate substitution therapy -- Opiate addiction and the disease concept -- A way out for the opiate addict -- Managing opiate detox and detox from opiates alternatives -- Going to treatment or not for opiate addiction -- The importance of a support group in addiction recovery -- useful resources -- about the author.
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This text provides facts and personal experiences about opiate addiction and recovery. The resource provides answers to questions, helps allay fears and provides direction for help, treatment and recovery.
Subject: Drug addiction.
Substance abuse.
Opium abuse > United States > History.
Morphine abuse.

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