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Illness Anxiety and Propoxyphene Abuse

Illness Anxiety and Propoxyphene Abuse

Anxiety and addiction commonly co-occur. One can cause or contribute to the other, creating a cycle of growing addiction and mental health issues. Illness anxiety disorder can be a destructive factor in a person’s life, even before drugs like propoxyphene enter the situation. What...
Can the Weather Affect Propoxyphene Addiction?

Can the Weather Affect Propoxyphene Addiction?

Weather and seasons affect people’s moods, energy levels, and outlook on life. Stress and sadness associated with certain times of year and weather patterns can influence a person’s decision to misuse prescription drugs such as propoxyphene. Winter and Depression Seasons and...
Teachers and Propoxyphene Addiction

Teachers and Propoxyphene Addiction

Propoxyphene is a narcotic pain reliever prescribed to treat mild to moderate levels of pain. Users of this drug are highly susceptible to abuse and addiction because they can quickly build a tolerance to the drug’s effects. Propoxyphene is one painkiller that also produces euphoric...
Pros and Cons of Coed Propoxyphene Abuse Treatment

Pros and Cons of Coed Propoxyphene Abuse Treatment

Modern rehab programs offer a variety of approaches to meet the needs of every patient. Unfortunately, this variety can make it difficult for people to choose an appropriate treatment center for themselves, and perhaps even more difficult to choose a center for a loved one. For instance,...