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Opioid Addiction

The Rise in Opioid Addiction

28th February 2022

Opioids are one of the most addictive groups of drugs around, affecting many communities in all parts of the world. Most opioid drugs are synthesised from the Asian-native opium poppy plant. Mainly used for recreational purposes, opioids typically have a pain-reducing and euphoric effects. Deaths related to synthetic opioids such as Fentanyl are considered to…

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addiction to prescription painkillers

John’s addiction to prescription painkillers

23rd March 2021

John’s story is very different to most stories you’d associate with addiction. John was 56 when he accessed support from Which Rehab. “Up until I was involved in a car accident at the age of 54 my life was pretty normal. I had a good upbringing, a successful career, a happy marriage, and 2 almost…

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