Tag: opioid

Deadly Fentanyl: Worse Than Heroin

The painkiller is being mixed in with heroin, cocaine, and other drugs.

Vivitrol Therapy Gives Those In Recovery A Shot At Life

At the one-of-a-kind Tuesday night Shot at Life support group at St. Bernard’s Parish School in Levittown, members either are, were, or are considering getting on VivitrolTM to keep from relapsing.

Fighting Back Against The Opioid Epidemic

Op-Ed: Addiction can destroy lives and it does not discriminate. The good news is that substance abuse can be prevented and that addiction is treatable.

Fat Joe, Rick Ross Headlining Long Island Fundraiser Concert To Help...

Recover or Die America organized the concert at the Amphitheater at Bald Hill in Farmingville on Sept. 29. Proceeds will go toward providing inpatient treatment to uninsured people suffering from substance abuse and addiction.

Peer Advocates: A New Trend in Recovery

“It’s about helping someone identify their recovery capital,” says Anthony Bryant, executive director of Great Escape Substance Abuse Training and Information.