Finding the Right Psychiatrist for You

Finding the right psychiatrist is one of the most important decisions you can make. It affects the quality of care you receive and the potential success of your treatment. There are important considerations when choosing a mental health specialist. Where Do You Start? The first thing you can do is ask your primary care doctor, […]

Fighting the Opiates Epidemic with Suboxone Therapy

Did you know that opiate addiction isn’t limited to the use of heroin? Abusing prescription pain relievers that contain morphine or its derivatives can cause opiate addiction as well. Fortunately, there are a number of treatment approaches available for addressing opiate abuse. For decades since it was introduced to the public in 1947, methadone became […]

Suboxone Therapy: Things Patients Should Know

Suboxone is a drug commonly prescribed to patients with opioid addiction. It is actually a combination of buprenorphine and naloxone and both target opioid receptors. In a study conducted by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), sustained use of Suboxone was able to reduce prescription drug use in almost half of participants. Suboxone treatment […]