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When parents steal their children’s medicine 

Posted By Dr. Blanche

This post is dedicated to the story of my patient Erin, who was addicted to Adderall. Erin checked herself into my rehabilitation facility after what she described as a near-death experience brought on by her addiction to Adderall. She had been abusing the prescription drug for about five years. The moment when she knew she […]

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Sometimes drug + drug means suffering

Posted By Dr. Blanche

Read the story of my patient David, who was addicted to heroin. David was having horrible withdrawals from heroin when he checked into rehab. While any detox is difficult, heroin and other opioids cause some of the most uncomfortable withdrawal symptoms, both physically and psychologically, and David had almost all of them. On his first […]

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