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Is Hydrocodone an Opioid?

Currently, the United States is suffering a dire opioid crisis. In fact, The New York Times reported a record high 72,000 opioid deaths in 2017. Painkillers called opioids are destroying many lives at this moment. However, some people still aren’t sure which drugs are considered opioids. For instance, maybe you’re wondering, is hydrocodone an opioid?Hydrocodone…

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How To Forgive Yourself

Addiction causes our loved ones to act like people we don’t know. Chemical dependency results from genetic factors, trauma, mental health issues, life circumstances, and underdeveloped coping mechanisms. If you have a loved one who has developed a chemical dependency with harmful side effects, it’s time to learn more about our Portland drug and alcohol rehab.…

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Dependent Personality Disorder Treatment

When in addiction treatment, you may learn that you’ve been self-medicating undiagnosed mental illness through drug or alcohol abuse. This is common. However, by learning what your root mental issues are, you can learn how to enjoy greater stability in your life without substance abuse. Quality addiction rehab programs provide mental health treatment for these…

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Are You Struggling With Your Mental Health?

Struggling with mental wellness can become an all-consuming battle, but it doesn’t need to define your life. Whether you are struggling with other health issues, trauma, grief, or other concerns, finding the right healing community can make all the difference. There’s a clear connection between mental health and wellness. At Crestview Recovery, our mental health treatment programs cover…

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What Is Seasonal Depression?

According to the National Institute of Health, seasonal affective disorder (SAD), also called seasonal depression, is a form of depression triggered during specific seasons. Depression may also cause you or a loved one to self-medicate with drugs or alcohol. Some individuals reach out to a depression treatment program in Portland, Oregon, or a program closer to home…