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Middle Aged and Senior Adult Opioid Addiction in America

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Understanding the Opioid Addiction Problem

by Kenneth Chance, D. Div., CEO and Founder of Arrowhead Lodge Recovery |

Arrowhead Lodge Recovery - Recovery Tips for Good SleepThe U.S. opioid epidemic affects America’s middle aged, boomer […]

Opioid Crisis National Emergency Declared by President

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National Emergency Declaration Allows Funds For Expanding Treatment

| Aug 10, 2017 | Thursday evening, President Trump officially declared a State of Emergency for treating opioid addiction. Declaring a public health emergency makes the opioid epidemic the government’s top priority, potentially infusing much-needed cash into hard-hit areas and […]

Addiction Treatment – Rehab for Older Men and Boomers

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Baby Boomer Rehab: Arrowhead Lodge Recovery

Re-discover joyful living – get your life back!

Rehab for Mature and Older Men | Our Average Client Age is 45 – 65

Our rehab for mature men provides high quality care in a small setting with high staff […]

Is North America’s Opioid Epidemic a Crisis of Masculinity?

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Is North America’s Opioid Epidemic a Crisis of Masculinity?

‘..a professor at the University of British Columbia has highlighted a different statistic from the crisis: in 2016, of the 935 fatal overdoses in the province, 80% were men. Perhaps this figure suggests a relationship between the opioid […]

Drug Overdoses Now Killing More Americans Than the Vietnam and Iraq Wars

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America’s Opioid Epidemic Continues

Opioid abuse and opioid overdose are now considered leading causes of shortened life expectancy in the U.S; especially among baby boomers. In 2016, drug overdose deaths reached another record. Based on the highest estimate by a New York […]

Well Being Recovery Program for Professionals

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Physician Well Being, Impaired Professionals Rehab

| Evaluation and Evidence-based Addiction Recovery for Professionals

Rehab for Adult Men | Our Average Client Age is 45 – 65

We specialize in treating impaired professionals. Our philosophy: We treat addiction on all levels – Physical, Emotional, Spiritual.

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Ken Chance at FSPHP Annual Education Conference, Fort Worth TX April 19-21, 2017

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FSPHP Annual Education Conference, Fort Worth TX, April19-April 21, 2017 Kenneth Chance, setting up Arrowhead Lodge Recovery booth, #FSPHP

Drop By and See Our Exhibit at FSPHP!

Arrowhead Lodge Recovery
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Bill Targeting Opioid Crisis Headed To The White House

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| Opioid Treatment Bill in Doubt in July 2016

Sen. Rob Portman (R-Ohio) Sen. Rob Portman (R-Ohio)

| As Congress headed toward its summer recess in late June, the fate of a bill (Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act) that would dramatically […]

Carfentanil, Fentanyl Spike Heroin Overdoses

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Carfentanil and Fentanyl – Deadly When Mixed with Heroin

August 2016: 225+ heroin overdoses in 4 counties in 4 states in 1 week

Fentanyl – Synthetic opioid pain approved for treating severe pain. Commercial use: surgery and advanced cancer pain. Rated as 50 to 100 times more potent than morphine.

Carfentanil […]

Opioid Epidemic: Purdue Blocked OxyContin Prescription Limits

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Court documents: Blocking limits on OxyContin prescriptions was a Purdue top priority

Arrowhead Lodge Recovery - Recovery Tips for Good Sleep| Purdue Pharma (manufacturer of OxyContin) has been at the epicenter of the current opioid epidemic. Many health officials […]

Arrowhead Lodge Recovery at EAPA 2016 World EAP Conference

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2016_eapa_world_conference_logoArrowhead Lodge Recovery is proud to be an Exhibitor at the EAPA 2016 World EAP Conference.

Chicago, Oct 31 – Nov 3, 2016

| EAPA 2016 World EAP Conference Exhibitors
| EAPA 2016 World EAP […]

DEA Reducing 2017 Opioid Controlled Substances Manufactured

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OCT 04 2016 (WASHINGTON) – The United States Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has reduced the amount of almost every Schedule II opiate and opioid medication that may be manufactured in the United States in 2017 by 25 percent or more. A handful of medicines were reduced by more, […]

Prescription Painkiller Addiction Symptoms for Baby Boomers

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Is Your Prescription Painkiller Making You Sick?

Arrowhead Lodge Recovery, Rehab for Men, Baby Boomer Addiction RecoverySigns You May Be Addicted to Prescription Painkillers

  1. Drowsiness and lack of energy
  2. Restlessness; not interested in previous activities
  3. Irritability
  4. Numbness (feeling no pain or […]

Prescription Painkiller Addiction Epidemic Linked to Trends in Pain Management

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Prescription Painkiller Addiction Epidemic –
Linked to Two Key Changes in Pain Management

  1. Availability for general practitioner MD’s to prescribe a powerful opioid drug, OxyContin
  2. Aggressive marketing by Purdue, citing Purdue studies that OxyContin is non-addictive and totally safe for long term treatment of chronic pain

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Fentanyl ‘Death Pills’ Causing Overdoses

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Fentanyl ‘Killer Pills’ – Counterfeit Hydrocodone Crisis

Arrowhead Lodge Recovery, Rehab for Men, Opioid Addiction RecoveryFor those struggling with opioid addiction who have turned to illegal means to acquire opioids – there is now a new hazard.

Counterfeit medications and candies […]

Harm Reduction for Drug Addiction – Good Policy?

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Should Harm Reduction Approaches to Drug Addiction be Implemented?

Arrowhead Lodge Recovery - Harm Reduction  Not Possible to Force Addicts to Stop Using

 Recovery from any addiction is extremely difficult. Addicts must have a strong personal desire – and resolve – to stop using.

Everyone […]

Statement by the President on the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2016

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July 22, 2016 

Statement by the President on the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2016

Today, I signed S.524, the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2016 into law.  […]

Truth in Opioid Marketing Pledged by Pfizer

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“Opioids are Very Addictive and Not Very Effective After 12 Weeks”

Pfizer has agreed to include in its promotional material that narcotic painkillers carry serious risk of addiction — even when used properly — and promised not to promote opioids for unapproved, “off-label” uses such as long-term back pain. […]

OxyContin – Opioid Epidemic Origin, PART 2

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Boomer_Mens_Rehab_Arrowhead_Lodge_Recovery-Prescott,AZDrug overdose is the leading cause of accidental death in the US, with 47,055 lethal drug overdoses in 2014. Opioid addiction is driving this epidemic, with 18,893 overdose deaths related to prescription pain relievers and 10,574 overdose deaths related to heroin in […]

OxyContin – Opioid Epidemic Origin, PART 1

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| With the consent of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Purdue Pharma was allowed to promote its drug OxyContin as providing pain relief for 12 hours.

Arrowhead Lodge Recovery Opioid Addiction ProgramStudies have […]

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