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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…

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Heroin Overdose Timeline

Every year, thousands of people die from heroin overdose. While not all overdoses are fatal, they are all incredibly severe. An overdose occurs quickly, and therefore, understanding the timeline is crucial. Ultimately, the only way to avoid a heroin overdose completely is by ending addiction and finding sobriety. Timeline for the Overdose The first thing…