man in beanie sits with hands on his head with syringe and spoon on table debating if it's heroin vs fentanyl

Heroin Vs Fentanyl

Both alike and different in many ways, fentanyl and heroin, play a major role in the world of addiction. They are at the top of the list of most deadly and addictive substances. The issue of fentanyl vs. heroin is very common within the world of substance abuse, addiction, and rehabilitation treatment.   Heroin and fentanyl…

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What is Carfentanil?

You have heard of opiates, you have heard of heroin, you may have heard of fentanyl, but what is carfentanil? Carfentanil is a synthetic opiate that is intended for use in huge animals only. It is considered so dangerous today because it is killing people. People are buying carfentanil and thinking that it is heroin.…

a man recognizing the signs of a functioning alcoholic

Signs of a Functioning Alcoholic

When people hear the term alcoholic, we automatically assume that it is an individual who has hit rock bottom and has become homeless due to alcohol abuse. While that stereotype may be accurate, not all people with an alcohol use disorder (AUD) are unable to function normally in society. This is known as being a…