• Synthetic forms of GHB have been reported to cause irritation to the lining of the stomach.
  • Heroin withdrawal is not fatal for healthy adults, but can be fatal to the fetus of a pregnant addict.
  • Short term use of amphetamines can easily start long term systematic abuse, with some speed addicts having habits lasting over twenty years.
  • Unintentional deaths involving prescription opioids such as Lortab increased 114% from 2001 to 2005, and there were 42,491 hydrocodone (such as that contained in Lortab) combination emergency room visits in 2004.


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Ann Arbor - Seniors/Older Adults

You may be shocked to read that today more and more seniors/older adults are entering drug treatment programs in Ann Arbor, MI. Addiction is a problem that can impact anyone. Even the elderly who have more life experience can fall into the lure of drug abuse and addiction. Generally their doctor prescribes a medication to aid with the pain, anxiety, etc. They find that the medication is helpful and may take a lot more than prescribed or in conjunction with other substances like alcohol. Drug treatment programs are an useful tool in helping seniors/older adults addicted to prescription drugs and other substances. Many elderly addicts are also struggling from co-occurring psychological health issues that are able to be treated in conjunction with their addiction problems.

  • VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System
    VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System is a Drug Addiction Treatment Center that is located at:

    2215 Fuller Road
    Ann Arbor, MI. 48105

    If you would like to contact VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, you can reach them at 734-845-3471.

    VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System offers the following treatment services: Hospital Inpatient, Outpatient, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Gays And Lesbians, Seniors/Older Adults, Criminal Justice Clients
    Payment forms accepted: Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)
  • Pines Behavioral Health Services
    Pines Behavioral Health Services is an Addiction Recovery Program that is located at:

    200 Orleans Boulevard
    Coldwater, MI. 49036

    If you would like to contact Pines Behavioral Health Services, you can reach them at 517-278-2129.

    Pines Behavioral Health Services offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient, Adolescents, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Seniors/Older Adults, Pregnant/Postpartum Women, Women, Men, Dui/Dwi Offenders, Criminal Justice Clients, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance