Can I Get Fired

Can I Get Fired for Attending Addiction Treatment?

You may be ready to enter addiction treatment, but worried doing so could cost you your job. Fortunately, there are legal protections that allow you to attend substance use disorder treatment without worrying about job security. Any business with 50 or more employees, and public agency or school with any number of employees, is covered…

heroin

What is Heroin?

Heroin is a powerful opioid made from morphine. People use it by injecting, smoking, or snorting it. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), “Heroin enters the brain rapidly and binds to opioid receptors on cells located in many areas, especially those involved in feelings of pain and pleasure and in controlling heart…

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3 Benefits of Gender-Specific Treatment

Substance use disorders don’t discriminate. They affect both women and men, but that doesn’t mean the treatment should be the same for both. Gender-specific treatment programs, such as the ones available at TruHealing Centers, customizes the care plan to meet the needs of women and men individually. It recognizes the genders’ uniqueness and how you…