1. Is Methadone Treatment Replacing One Addiction With Another?

    There is a common fear among both opiate addicts and their families that medication addiction recovery treatments such as methadone simply replace one addiction for another. This is usually based on the history of opiates and the modifications used to treat different ailments. For instance, heroin w…Read More

  2. The Ugly Truth About Drug Rehabilitation

    In a recent survey, 24.6 million Americans admitted to using an illicit drug within the past month. While it is unclear what the survey taker constituted as illicit and whether this is an accurate number considering prescription drug misuse and the legalization of marijuana in some states, we will t…Read More

  3. Methadone Treatment: The Ups and Downs

    Since the 1970s, Methadone has been used to help treat opiate addiction. It is an opioid derivative, which activates the same receptors in the brain as heroin or prescription opioids such as Vicodin or Percocet. Methadone is used to block the effects of opioids to help decrease cravings and to help …Read More

  4. Frequently Asked Question about Drug Addiction

    There are many ideas and myths about drug addiction and what it involves. For many, drug addiction is not well understood and can be incredibly frustrating for the friends and family who bare witness to the effects of drug use. Support is important to recovery and can help prevent relapse. To help l…Read More

  5. Welcome to Metropolitan Rehabilitation Clinic

    Welcome to Metropolitan Rehabilitation Clinic Metropolitan Rehabilitation Clinic, nestled in the heart of Oak Park, is a full-service drug rehabilitation center. Our drug rehab is dedicated to the mission of eradicating drug addiction from our Michigan community. Our staff uses a variety of services…Read More