MAT Podcast

Is There An Opioid Medication-Assisted Treatment MAT Podcast?

What is the best podcast to listen to about MAT? Of all of the substance use disorders, opioid addiction is probably the deadliest. Therefore, it is important that we have more open discussions about how to address this dangerous form of substance abuse in our community. Podcasters who host audio and video media programs on […]

addiction blogs

Addiction, Recovery and Rehab Blogs Are Online Journals To Help Us

How to study addiction, addiction treatment, and rehab using online blogs. If you are trying to learn more about substance abuse, treatment and recovery, you may be interested in looking for a journal or publication on these topics. Maybe you are looking for the right kind of rehab for yourself or someone you love. In […]

Kundalini

Kundalini Meditation: Can It Help Me To Recover From Addiction?

What is Kundalini? Kundalini practitioners believe that a great energy is concentrated at the base of the spine. From the time of your birth, this energy, combined with consciousness, has been focused, coiled, awaiting a great spiritual awakening. This consciousness and energy can be released by meditation and will flow up through the chakras of […]

Steve Mougeot

Dr. Steven Mougeot: Fighting Addiction With Science And Spirituality

Dr. Steven Mougeot, CEO and founder of Thrive Pharmacy in Jacksonville, Florida, uses the latest in science and technology to prepare compounded medications that rival and surpass the best that the pharmaceutical industry has to offer. These compounds include products that doctors can prescribe to help alcoholics and opioid addicts to get clean and sober. […]

Mani Saint Victor

Mani Saint-Victor, MD: Rewriting Your Story For Success

In search of a meaningful path to move beyond traditional drug therapy and psychiatry, Mani Saint-Victor, MD is a visionary leader in applying neuroscience to real world problems. Dr. Mani is a graduate of Harvard University and UNC Chapel Hill School of Medicine. Three days into the third year of his Psychiatry residency, Dr. Mani […]

Addicted To Rehab

Addicted To Rehab: Overcoming The Florida Shuffle

Michael A. gives an incredible account of going through 28 rehab programs in South Florida in a six year period. The ineffective system, which values a good medical insurance card over a patient’s wellbeing, could not help him to get clean. Finally, Michael found a program that worked for him. He discovered that he needed […]

Bob Coates

Bob Coates: The Opioid Crisis Response Act Of 2018

Frequently, I am asked about free and low cost treatment for opioid addiction. Whenever I write an article about patient assistance programs, I get a flood of calls and emails from people struggling with opioid addiction and also from the loved ones of the opioid addicted. Unfortunately, there are few options available right now. But […]

getting off suboxone

Getting Off Suboxone: Tapering To The Drop Off

How do I go about getting off Suboxone? First of all, you should only do this under the supervision of your doctor. However, it does not hurt to have a conversation about it first. After all, it is you who will go through the taper. So, what should you discuss with your doctor about getting […]

new buprenorphine

New Buprenorphine Is A Shot Of Hope For Opiate and Opioid Addicts

A New Hope For Recovery From Opioid Addiction Buprenorphine saves lives. In fact, it has been helping people to overcome opioid addiction for nearly two decades. While it is one of the best tools we have, there are problems. The new buprenorphine solves several of the more significant issues. Problems following directions As they say […]