After Inpatient Rehab or Detox, Where Do I Go?

On many occasions, our clients will benefit from living arrangements that minimize exposure to the people, places and things that may trigger a relapse into addiction. Livengrin provides our clients with a very strong foundation for recovery through our inpatient treatment programs. We offer a safe and protected environment during the first few weeks of this type of treatment. But what about beyond those first 28 days? Often we suggest an intensive outpatient program or a more lenient […]

After Inpatient Rehab or Detox, Where Do I Go?2017-11-27T21:38:44+00:00

Narcan for Overdose: A First Responders Point of View

Police, Firemen and EMS crews throughout Bucks County are fighting an uphill battle against The Opiate Epidemic. By the time they arrive on the scene of an overdose, disaster has already struck. These First Responders are equipped with a drug called Naloxone (Narcan) in hopes of saving someone’s life, but it often requires someone to call 911. That could be you or someone in your life and we wanted to share with you what to look for. […]

Narcan for Overdose: A First Responders Point of View2017-08-07T15:22:32+00:00

Medicine Cabinets Are Where Many Start Their Abuse

Our nation’s Top Doctor sent a letter to every doctor in the United States in August 2016 asking for their help to solve, “The most urgent health crisis facing America: the opiod epidemic”. Abuse of prescription drugs can be even riskier than the abuse of illegally manufactured drugs. Synthetic (man-made) drugs are often more potent and create a higher overdose risk. This is particularly true of OxyContin and similar painkillers, where overdose deaths more than doubled over a five-year period. […]

Medicine Cabinets Are Where Many Start Their Abuse2017-08-07T15:22:32+00:00
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