Great Oaks Recovery Center Blog

The Great Oaks blog includes both informative and personal articles related to addiction, recovery, alcoholism, and so much more. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us anytime at (877) 977-3268.

Can Someone in Recovery Take Pain Medications?

Can Someone in Recovery Take Pain Medications?

It’s easy to assume that a recovering addict must adhere to a strict protocol of “no medication — ever” to maintain sobriety. The thought is that the risk of a slip into addictive behavior or a full-blown relapse is far too high. But does it make sense to tell...

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6 Myths About Opioid Pain Medications

6 Myths About Opioid Pain Medications

Opioid pain medications can be an effective option for treating moderate-to-severe pain. These medications are available to doctors for their patients, and they have the potential to be a highly effective tool as part of a pain management strategy. However, with the...

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Addiction Recovery Involves the Entire Family

Addiction Recovery Involves the Entire Family

It has been said that addiction is a family disease. One person in the family may be living with substance abuse, but it has a profound effect on other members. People close to an addict or alcoholic can’t help but find themselves influenced by the disease. Alcoholism...

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