News flash: television does not always accurately represent real life. This is as true for alcohol and drug addiction as anything else. While some programs, such as the long running and very popular reality show, “Intervention,” are fairly accurate in their harrowing depiction of alcohol and drug abuse problems, others present a very clichéd, stereotypical.. read more →

Fentanyl is an opiate-based, synthetic narcotic that is far more potent than both morphine and even the strongest street heroin. Therefore, it is unsurprising that fentanyl abuse and fentanyl overdoses are serious health problems in the United States. Fentanyl addiction often occurs indirectly. People who are suffering from narcotic abuse are acquiring and using street.. read more →

When it comes to flakka addiction–or drug addiction of any kind–the news often isn’t very good. Yet there are many success stories, usually involving people who complete drug rehab programs. Newly released flakka abuse statistics tell a different kind of success story. The Sun-Sentinel is reporting that flakka-related cases are significantly down all over Broward.. read more →

Flakka addiction is on the rise, particularly in South Florida, and Broward County leads the nation in the number of reported criminal cases involving flakka abuse. Flakka is so prevalent in South Florida that there have been several “flakka action team” local events. Our staff has attended many of these events to help raise awareness about.. read more →