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What are Opiates?

Written By CWC Recovery - March 8th, 2020

Opiates are some of the oldest known drugs in the world. Derived from alkaloid compounds…

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Benzodiazepine Withdrawal: Does it Require Benzo Detox?

Written By CWC Recovery - February 2nd, 2020

Most people who are addicted to benzodiazepines need benzo detox. Although these medications are widely…

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Heroin Withdrawal Timeline

Written By CWC Recovery - January 17th, 2020

Heroin is a highly addictive illicit substance that has become a worldwide epidemic. Heroin is…

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Fentanyl Overdose: A South Florida Epidemic

Written By CWC Recovery - December 31st, 2019

South Florida has taken on the reputation of the drug rehab capital of the United…

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College Students and Substance Abuse

Written By CWC Recovery - December 14th, 2019

For many young college students, going to school is the first time they leave their…

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Understanding Cocaine Addiction

Written By CWC Recovery - November 23rd, 2019

Despite the fact that most people recognize cocaine as a highly addictive drug, it is…

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