doctors working at a painkiller addiction treatment center

4 Characteristics of Painkiller Addiction Treatment Centers

Addiction to painkillers is a growing problem in the United States. While more and more people are dealing with it, painkiller addiction remains highly misunderstood and stigmatized. When a doctor prescribes narcotic painkillers, it may be to treat pain after a surgery, pain caused by an autoimmune disease or cancer, or any other major cause…

woman telling daughter she needs drug and alcohol treatment

Signs Your Loved One Needs Drug and Alcohol Treatment

The idea that someone you know and care about might be battling a drug or alcohol addiction can be frightening, and most of us don’t even want to admit that this could happen. However, substance use disorders are more common than most people think, with hundreds of thousands of people in the state of Massachusetts…