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May 11

Side Effects of Heroin

Side effects of heroin addiction

Heroin is a highly addictive substance that causes quick dependence in users. Addiction to this drug is a severe medical disease that grows progressively worse with time and often leads to death or overdose. The best way to prevent this is to spot use early before dependency develops. Recognizing the risks involved in heroin use […]

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Apr 03

Understanding the Crystal Meth Epidemic

Understand the side effects of crystal meth

Crystal meth is short for crystal methamphetamine, and this stimulant has already reached epidemic proportions in many places. After all, the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime roughly estimated the world has hit a whopping 500 metric tons annually in terms of amphetamine-type stimulant production, resulting in 24.7 million abusers globally. To get a […]

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Mar 20

A Story of Local Recovery, Simone G.

Simone Milwaukee Local Beats Addiction

Disclaimer: The following article contains some mature language and content.    I had many goals in my life that I wanted to achieve and had a strong certainty of what I wanted my world to look like.  I was certain, without a shadow of a doubt, that my future would be very different than that […]

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Mar 13

The Side Effects of Crystal Meth

Crystal meth addiction side effects

Addiction is a layered social issue that continues to plague society, from destroying the future of curious teenagers to controversially taking the life of celebrities. It can affect anyone, whatever their drug of choice is. Some drugs are harder to source, like specific mixes which are often more expensive and are sometimes exclusive to particular […]

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Feb 23

The Senator’s Panel

 The Opioid Problem Opioid overdose deaths within Waukesha County, our county, have more than doubled within the past five years — from 144 in 2012 to the 290 confirmed cases in 2016. Opioid overdose deaths in Milwaukee County 2012 — 144 2013 — 181 2014 — 220 2015 — 231 2016 — 290 (tentative) Source: […]

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Feb 02

What are the Symptoms of Drug Addiction?

What are the symptoms of adidiction

Drug addiction is a very real issue in society these days. More often than not, it begins in a social setting where one takes drugs just “for fun”. This can easily spiral into an addiction issue over the course of time. Certain drugs do come with a higher risk of developing dependency on it, while […]

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Jan 03

Exploring Alcoholism Treatment in Waukesha, WI

Exploring Waukesha Alcohol Treatment

Alcohol addiction is a condition that can be heartbreaking not only for one experiencing it, but also for the supporting family. SALS Recovery understands that guests go through difficult and challenging times in their journey to recovery. This is why we are able to offer the right kind of encouraging support, a holistic experience, and […]

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Nov 23

Addiction Recovery – 6 Reasons You Need Help With It

Addiction recovery center in Waukesha, WI

Why you Need Help With Addiction Recovery The road to recovery from substance addiction begins with the patient recognizing the need for professional assistance. After self-admission that there is a problem, the support system seeks the next course of action to assist the person struggling with addiction. With numerous addiction recovery programs, rehabs stand out […]

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Oct 26

Finding and Understanding Treatment for Heroin Addiction

Heroin overdose has claimed 888 lives in Milwaukee since 2012

As one of the leading Waukesha Outpatient Centers, we often find ourselves torn between sympathizing with the predicament of our patients, and the professional duty that we have towards helping them. Most of the people we see are often desperate to change and live clean lives devoid of any substance use or abuse. Yet, few […]

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