overdose deaths

The Latest Opioid Wave is a Tsunami

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently published its ever-more grim overdose statistics, and it’s not looking good. The data set is published annually and tracks the previous year’s deaths attributable to overdoses as well as the location those ODs occured and what drugs are involved. As early data suggests, 2020 was staggeringly deadly. Alongside the catastrophic pandemic, …

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Treatment for Military Service Members and First Responders

Here at SLO Recovery, we believe that it is everyone’s right to live a happy, successful life. Especially those that have served their country and community, often at their own peril. For service members, first responders, and other front-line workers, the cost of service is mental health – and unfortunately, this is a group that is often underserved by the …