Category Archives: Drug Rehab Raleigh NC

The Source of Most Women’s Opiate Addictions Comes from Prescriptions

More than 18 million women ages 26 and older have admitted to using prescription pain medications for casual use. Opioids are the most abused drug by women in this age range, closely followed by Ritalin and Xanax. From homemakers to moms of middle schoolers and beyond, women are becoming addicted to prescription painkillers in record…
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Is Drug Dealing an Addiction Too?

Many people overlook the dangers of the lifestyle that comes along with drug addiction. The focus is usually on the dependence on a drug. However, the habits and the lifestyle that go along with the substance abuse can be a powerful addiction as well. For addicts who have made the transition into dealing drugs to…
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The Most Common Abused Substances in the Workplace

Welcome back to our continuing look at drug use in the workplace. In our previous post, we examined the cost of having an employee who abuses drugs or alcohol on staff. Not only do they cost the employer money due to lost productivity, increased health insurance premiums and extensive absences but they also rob the…
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Are Millennials Using More Than Previous Generations?

As we continue to examine drug use by generation, we turn our attention more fully to the millennials. In our previous post, we discovered that millennials are using alcohol and prescription painkillers at epidemic levels. As this generation continues to establish their drug and alcohol use patterns, many wonder if the millennials are using more…
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