Category: Opiate Addiction

The Jam is Live | October 26

Watch Here! We’re expecting a new SCOTUS Justice to be confirmed, and Diana Gutiérrez gives us a peak at how Day of the Dead is being celebrated virtually. Dr. David Kushner, Medical Director of Brightside Clinic, walks us through the signs to looks out for to see if your loved ones need extra support. Plus, Emmy … Continue reading The Jam is Live | October 26

BRIGHTSIDE Clinic Opens Location in Ottawa

    Joins Empowering Minds Counseling and Therapy aimed at targeting patients’ needs under one roof. Northern Illinois BRIGHTSIDE Clinic is partnering with Empowering Minds Counseling and Therapy opening its’ latest location in Ottawa on Friday, December 4th. With seven locations throughout Northern Illinois, BRIGHTSIDE Clinic has been treating those affected by opioid addiction since 2015. Their highly effective customized … Continue reading BRIGHTSIDE Clinic Opens Location in Ottawa

BRIGHTSIDE Opens Addiction Clinic in Belvidere

BELVIDERE — BRIGHTSIDE Clinic opened its newest location in Belvidere Thursday. At 1667 Belvidere Road, the clinic is one of six BRIGHTSIDE locations throughout Northern Illinois that treat those affected by opiod addiction. Their customized programs of therapy and counseling combined with medically assisted treatment (MAT) eliminates withdrawal symptoms and cravings to help people regain … Continue reading BRIGHTSIDE Opens Addiction Clinic in Belvidere

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The Other Second Wave: COVID Stressors, Politics, and the Holidays

            Holidays can be hard for everyone, whether it be relationships, not being able to spend time with family, painful memories of those we have lost, financial strain, etc. They tend to bring up all types of emotions and not all of them are joyous or cause for celebration. This … Continue reading The Other Second Wave: COVID Stressors, Politics, and the Holidays

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Is SUBOXONE® Addictive?

The short answer is no. Suboxone simultaneously eliminates withdrawal symptoms and blocks the effects of opioids. Brightside Clinic specifically uses this product in our treatments to help make the detox transition as smooth as possible and takes steps toward a healthier body and mind overall. When actively recovering from drug addiction, it’s understandable to worry … Continue reading Is SUBOXONE® Addictive?