Two women talking about insurance coverage for heroin rehab

Insurance Coverage for Heroin Rehab

Now that the American Medical Association recognizes substance use disorder and alcohol use disorder as legitimate medical conditions, health insurance companies must recognize these diseases for coverage by their policies. The Affordable Care Act of 2008 and Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act also empower heroin-addicted individuals to seek treatment by requiring health care…

Two people discuss myths about drugs

Myths About Drugs

Myths about drugs are prevalent all over the world. People’s conceptions of what constitutes a drug, which drugs are dangerous, and what happens when one gets addicted are sometimes woefully misguided. Let’s consider several of the most pernicious myths about drugs and why they are damaging. Are you thinking about drug and alcohol rehab for…