Naproxen is a widely used nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that belongs to the propionic acid class of medications. It is available by prescription and over-the-counter under various brand names, including Aleve, Anaprox, and Naprosyn. Naproxen works by reducing inflammation, pain, and fever in the body. How Naproxen Works Naproxen, like other NSAIDs, works by inhibiting the production of prostaglandins. Prostaglandins […]

When you fall in love with someone in recovery from addiction, you embark on a unique and transformative journey together. While dating someone in recovery can be incredibly rewarding, it also comes with its own set of challenges. At JourneyPure, we understand the complexities of navigating relationships in recovery and are here to provide guidance and support. Understanding Triggers One […]

Fatty liver disease, a condition characterized by the accumulation of excess fat in the liver cells, affects a significant portion of the adult population in the United States. While the condition can lead to serious health consequences if left untreated, the good news is that fatty liver disease is often reversible, particularly in its early stages. Types of Fatty Liver […]

Subutex, a brand name for buprenorphine, is a medication used to treat opioid addiction. It works by binding to the same receptors in the brain as opioids, reducing withdrawal symptoms and cravings without producing the same intense high. At JourneyPure, we understand the importance of Subutex in the treatment of opioid addiction and aim to provide comprehensive care to those […]

Drug addiction is a chronic disease that affects millions of people worldwide, causing immense suffering not only for the individual struggling with substance abuse but also for their loved ones. When a person’s drug use spirals out of control, it can be challenging for family and friends to know how to help. They may feel helpless, frustrated, and even angry […]

The question of whether drug addiction is a choice or a disease has been a topic of debate for many years. While some people argue that addiction is a personal choice and a matter of willpower, others view it as a complex medical condition that is influenced by a variety of factors. At JourneyPure, we recognize the complexity of addiction […]

Poly drug addiction, also known as polydrug use or polysubstance abuse, is a dangerous and increasingly common phenomenon that involves the abuse of two or more drugs simultaneously. Individuals struggling with poly drug addiction may combine illicit drugs, prescription medications, and/or alcohol to intensify the effects, counteract undesirable side effects, or simply out of convenience. However, this practice greatly amplifies […]

Ibuprofen, a widely used over-the-counter pain reliever and anti-inflammatory drug, is a staple in many medicine cabinets. Ibuprofen belongs to a class of medications known as nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), and pharmaceutical companies often sell it under brand names such as Advil, Motrin, and Nurofen. While experts generally consider ibuprofen safe when used as directed, growing concerns exist about the […]

Percocet is a widely prescribed opioid painkiller medication that has helped many people manage severe short-term pain. However, it has also become a major contributor to the ongoing opioid epidemic due to its high potential for misuse, addiction and overdose. JourneyPure can help with an addiction to percocets. What Is Percocet Made Of? Percocet is a combination drug that contains […]

Alcohol detoxification, or detox, is the first crucial step in overcoming alcohol addiction. It involves removing alcohol from the body and managing withdrawal symptoms. The duration of alcohol detox varies from person to person, depending on several factors. In this article, we’ll explore the alcohol detox timeline, factors that influence the duration of detox, withdrawal symptoms, and how JourneyPure can […]

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