Man Stops Using Fentanyl During 2020 Pandemic To Save His 80 Year Old Mother

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Not all heroes wear capes. Earlier this month, a young man named James traveled to our treatment facility for an accelerated detox off  fentanyl. For 3 years, James had been snorting about .2 to .3 grams regularly. I learned that he lost his father 3 years ago and this was a significant contribution to triggering […]

Naltrexone Therapy During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Naltrexone Therapy During COVID-19

Naltrexone is a non-addictive medication that can be used for Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) for both Alcohol Use Disorder (AUD) and Opioid Use Disorder (OUD.) We offer two specially formulated Naltrexone options for patients, depending on their unique circumstances and needs: implants or injections. Naltrexone is an opioid antagonist, meaning it is a non-opiate blocker of […]

Is Alcohol Essential During a Pandemic?

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April is alcohol awareness month. But April 2020 is unlike any we have ever experienced. COVID-19 has changed our world. Non-essential businesses are closed.  People have been mandated to work from home. Kids are now completing the rest of the school year from home.  Have you noticed that in many places essential businesses include liquor stores? […]

The Easiest and Fastest Way to Detox Off Opioids

Easy Fast Opioid Detox

I am always curious about how a patient finds us. A recent patient, Tony (not his real name) said he found us by searching “The easiest and fastest way to detox off opioids” and “the most painless way to get off opioids” on Google. Tony wanted to get off opioids fast and with as little […]

April is Alcohol Awareness Month

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In 1987, April was established as Alcohol Awareness Month to help reduce the stigma associated with Alcohol Use Disorder (AUD). The goal of Alcohol Awareness Month is to encourage communities across the country to reach out to their citizens about alcohol, alcohol addiction, and recovery. Alcohol addiction is a chronic, progressive disease, and can be […]

8 Ways to Continue Your Recovery During the Coronavirus Outbreak

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The outbreak of COVID-19 has been a true test of everyone’s mental, physical, financial and other health. The extent of it is yet unknown and there is a lot of fear and panic. Just as those over 60, and those immunocompromised are considered high-risk, people in recovery could also be considered high-risk because they too […]

Can I Use Kratom To Detox Off Heroin?

Kratom To Detox Off Heroin

Several months ago Jim, 26 years old, came to the Coleman Network for an Accelerated Opioid Detox. He had been using heroin for about 2 years after being on oxycodone following surgeries he’d had shortly after high school. Jim had a good life and was on the right path. Jim had graduated from a good […]

5 Ways to Boost Energy After Opioid Withdrawal

Boost Energy After Withdrawal

Patients who have stopped using opioids and gone through the withdrawal process often wonder why their energy is so low. They want to know what they can do to boost it. After extended use of opioid pain medications such as Oxycontin, Percocet®, Opana®, Dilaudid®, Vicodin®, etc., stopping is no easy matter. Using opioid means your […]