So, you’re going to drug treatment. Know your rights!

Addiction has a way of wreaking havoc. The consequences are often devastating for the individual, their family, and anyone involved. As the addiction worsens, so do life’s circumstances. Unfortunately, despite the availability of effective treatment, medication, behavioral therapy, and support groups, addiction often goes untreated. Usually, when a decision is made to enter treatment, it’s often done for a variety […]

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Records Request Fulfilled: Michigan Attorney General releases complaints

In the fall of 2013, Narconon Reviews submitted a FOIA request to the Michigan Attorney General’s office for any complaints filed against Best Drug Rehab, A Forever Recovery, Narconon Freedom Center and Tranquility Detox. Unfortunately, fulfilling the request was going to be expensive. After some initial correspondence with the Michigan AG’s FOIA Department,  and settling on a two-year time frame […]

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Weekend Narconon News Roundup #9

Despite sluggish investigation, Narconon Arrowhead remains in the news. Many Narconon watchers have been frustrated by the lack of progress in the Oklahoma investigation of Narconon Arrowhead. Some, including attorney Gary Richardson, have called the current investigation, led by Sheriff Joel Kerns, a whitewash. According to McAlester News-Capital, Sheriff Kerns’ son was arrested on August 29th after burglarizing his parents […]

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A new approach in the treatment of cocaine, heroin and nicotine addiction

What if there was a vaccine for drug addiction? According to a recent National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) article, a new cocaine vaccine stops the effects of the drug before it reaches the brain.  Studies indicate that the vaccine prompts the immune system to create antibodies that bind to the drug while it’s still in the bloodstream. A vaccine […]

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Understanding Addiction

If you or a loved one is struggling with addiction, you may be baffled and confused. It is difficult to understand how someone can continue to abuse substances, despite worsening consequences, often destroying future prospects. In many cases legal and health-related problems develop. Sadly, an untimely death may be the final consequence. How does one make sense of it all? […]

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