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Heroin Overdose

Heroin is a potent narcotic derived from morphine. The morphine is made from the seed pod of poppy plants. Heroin is an analgesic and is in the class of opioids, and it works in the brain the same way that prescription pain medication does. People…
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Changing stigma changes lives

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A recent guest opinion column published in the Johnson City Press May 15th, 2022 by ReVIDA Program Director - Jeremiah Lovelady I invite you to close your eyes for a minute. Think about someone who struggles with substance use disorder.…
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Fentanyl Identification

Fentanyl is a man-made opioid that is 80-100 times stronger than morphine. It was originally developed for medical use, but has become a go-to for individuals looking to get high due to its low-cost and ubiquitous availability on the street. Because…
Difference Between Subutex and Suboxone Johnson City - ReVida Recovery

Difference Between Subutex & Suboxone

Subutex and Suboxone are medications to treat opiate use disorder (OUD). They are both approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as medication-assisted treatment (MAT). Before (2002), when doctors began prescribing them, the standard…
Signs of Fentanyl Addiction - ReVida - Knoxville

Signs of Fentanyl Addiction

The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 5th edition (DSM-5), is the universal manual to diagnose mental health issues. Because it is such a well-known standard, it has widespread influence over how disorders get diagnosed…
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Fentanyl Side Effects

There are two types of fentanyl, known as synthetic opioids, pharmaceutical grade and illegally manufactured. The illicitly made fentanyl is typically more potent than the pharmaceutical. The pharmaceutical is for people with severe pain,…
Signs of Heroin Addiction - Johnson City - ReVida

Signs of Heroin Addiction

Heroin use may be pleasant at first, but it can lead to all kinds of unpleasant problems. A life can quickly be turned upside down as heroin takes center stage. For the person living with heroin addiction, the desire to use feels ever-present.…