Navigation Links
St. Paul Treatment Center Announces New Effort to Curb Opiate-Related Deaths in Region
Date:12/15/2013

St. Paul, MN (PRWEB) December 15, 2013

A St. Paul treatment center is announcing that it is undertaking a new treatment program focused upon decreasing the number of opiate-related deaths in St. Paul and surrounding counties through Drug Addiction Treatment Centers.

According to a report from Drug Abuse Dialogues, heroin-involved hospital emergency department visits nearly tripled from 2004 to 2011 (from 1,189 to 3,493), growing 54.8 percent from 2010 to 2011 alone. Emergency department visits for prescription opioids grew as well, most notably "unspecified opioids/opiates," increased ten-fold from 2004 to 2011, and "total narcotic analgesics" more than doubled from 1,940 in
2004 to 4,836 in 2011 (a 149.3 percent increase).

From 2010 to 2011, ED visits involving "unspecified opioids/opiates" increased 40.8 percent, and "total narcotic analgesics" increased by 2.9 percent.

The program offers a collective style of treatment options for clients. Ultimately, its bottom line is to help all clients leave the addiction treatment center with a structure in place for life outside of it. People come into these types of centers looking either for a new life or relief from their pain, and counselors and therapists on staff are ready to help.

Entering the St. Paul rehab center gives clients a new chance to be responsible members of society once again. They come to find themselves, discover new levels of self-esteem, and a spirituality that works.

An initial step is detoxification from all mind-altering substances. This is overseen by a well-trained medical staff, making sure clients are supported, guided and nurtured through these initial hours and days free from their drug of choice.

This is followed by counseling and therapeutic help and support. Once people leave the treatment center, outpatient care and support is strongly suggested by counselors. When it’s all put together, from detoxification to outpatient care, the substance abuse treatment center gives people a second chance.

For more information on the treatment center in St. Paul, visit http://drugsdetox.org or call (888) 444-9148.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/st-paul-treatment-center/oxycontin-opiates-xanax/prweb11418370.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Gulf Coast Spine Care Announces New Pinched Nerve Treatments
2. Dr. Loyd Dowd Launches New Website with Information on Sleep Apnea and Gum Disease Treatment in Tyler, TX
3. New models of drug-resistant breast cancer point to better treatments
4. Universal Treatment and Recovery Center Treats Lactose Intolerance
5. Marketing loans for fertility treatments raises ethical concerns
6. New Treatment Now Available That Extends Life in Men with Highly Advanced Prostate Cancer
7. BestAcneTreatment.org Launched To Help Those Who Suffer From Acne
8. Economic factors may affect getting guideline-recommended breast cancer treatment
9. Drug Rehabilitation Center Is Now Servicing the Hammocks, Florida, with Addiction Treatment Services
10. To improve foster care, add a psychiatric nurse to treatment team
11. Clinical waste may prove valuable for monitoring treatment response in ovarian cancer
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/18/2017)... ... ... From a health perspective, 2017 will clearly be the Year of the Gut. ... health and general physical well-being. The New York Times suggested a “ Gut Makeover ... Charlottesville restaurant, good gut health is clearly on the menu. Threepenny Cafe ...
(Date:1/18/2017)... ... January 18, 2017 , ... The ... Bioengineering are collaborating on a research project focused on multiple sclerosis (MS). Led ... to use nanotechnology to control the disease without compromising normal immune function that ...
(Date:1/18/2017)... NJ (PRWEB) , ... January ... ... the specialty pharmacy industry’s leading journal and most-read publication among specialty pharmacists ... University Medical Center through its Strategic Alliance Partnership (SAP) program, announced Brian ...
(Date:1/18/2017)... Beach, FL (PRWEB) , ... January 18, 2017 , ... ... a fund raiser for Smile Train, an international charity that provides free surgery to ... hobby of mine and in the past I have run to support the efforts ...
(Date:1/18/2017)... ... January 18, 2017 , ... The Portee Insurance Agency, a family managed firm ... central Maryland and the DC region, is inaugurating a charity event aimed at fighting ... year, making it the #1 killer in America. However, heart disease is largely preventable, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:1/19/2017)... RATON, Fla. , Jan. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ ... a medical device company specializing in the treatment ... such as keloids, with superficial radiation therapy, today ... and full year 2016 financial results on Thursday, February ... The Company will hold a conference call with ...
(Date:1/19/2017)... CAMBRIDGE, England , January 19, 2017 ... MedImmune and Otsuka in the Milner Therapeutics Consortium   ... academic scientists in Cambridge   ... Inc. (NYSE: PFE ) as a partner ... join the Consortium, which enables the efficient transfer of ...
(Date:1/19/2017)... , January 18, 2017 , , Marks E-QURE ... distribution agreement, following similar agreements in ... Wound care is $2 5 ... E-QURE Corp. (OTCQB: EQUR), a leader in medical devices for the treatment ... - Médica Equipos Médicos S.A.S. (TeckMedica) in Colombia for ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: