Tag: American Society of Addiction Medicine

Drug Testing

Ask the experts: what is polydrug use?

February 26, 2018 By

Many people who suffer from substance use disorders abuse more than one drug. The term polydrug use is new, but references a long-standing problem with addiction. Once addicted to one substance, it is very likely users will turn to a cocktail of drugs to satisfy their needs.

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Addiction recovery: A celebration of life

September 6, 2017 By

National Recovery Month in September raises awareness about substance use disorders and celebrate individuals in recovery.

An Exploration of Addiction

An exploration of addiction: Trauma and adult substance abuse

August 7, 2017 By

Substance use disorders are complex and sometimes trauma can push someone across the very thin line between a casual drug habit and addiction.