New Drug is 100 Times More Potent than Fentanyl

The experimental drug W-18 has resurfaced and is keeping law enforcement on high alert In the 1980s, a team of scientists at the University of Alberta manufactured a series of experimental opioids. Their research concluded that one of the formulations, referred to as W-18, is approximately 100 times more potent than fentanyl which until recently, Read More

Carrie Fisher Changed How We Talk About Mental Illness

Fisher broke the rules and left nothing to hide For many people suffering from mental illnesses, Carrie Fisher was more than a famous actress. Fisher, who passed last month at 60 from a heart attack, served as a voice for those struggling with mental health issues. She was remarkably outspoken about her battles with addiction Read More

How Much Does Treatment Cost?

There’s no question about it: addiction treatment is a significant financial investment, and services aren’t cheap.  That doesn’t mean, however, that it has to be exorbitant or needlessly excessive. At NTS, we take pride in a treatment cost that eliminates unnecessary expenses while focusing on what a client truly needs.  Especially when compared to the Read More

Free Drug and Alcohol Treatment – Orange County, California

Free drug and alcohol treatment is available, and not just through your insurance company. Many drug and alcohol treatment facilities reserve a small number of beds for people who can not afford to pay for drug and alcohol treatment. In Orange County, California some facilities are even required to reserve a number of beds for Read More

Insurance Drug and Alcohol Treatment in Orange County

Many drug and alcohol treatment facilities in Orange County do not take insurance for varying reasons.  In fact, many drug and alcohol treatment facilities in America do not take insurance.  Why?  Simply put, the amount of time and the amount of hoops a treatment facility’s personnel must jump through to get money from insurance companies is just Read More

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