Painkiller addiction is a chronic and sometimes fatal problem. Through treatment and recovery, however, addicts of any age can overcome addiction and live drug free. Although older addicts may feel too old for the challenge, at no age is anyone simply too old to recover from painkiller addiction. Older People’s Vulnerabilities to Addiction Addiction affects […]

People arrive at addiction in a variety of ways. While some begin abusing substances recreationally, seeking a high or buzz from any number of drugs, others abuse them in an attempt to treat severe pain. Still others start taking prescription medications legitimately and end up falling into addiction. In general, the way out of addiction, […]