Julia M Aharonov, DO's MedHelp Blogs http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/1684282 Medical communities and forums staffed by doctors from leading medical centers. Over 325 forums and communities providing medical information and medical help. en Dependence vs. Addiction This is part of a blog that I wrote a while ago for my www.mdsdruddetox.com website. Dependence and Julia M Aharonov, DO Fri, 13 Jun 2014 19:33:16 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/1111957/Dependence-vs-Addiction http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/1111957/Dependence-vs-Addiction The Death by Heroin Why do young, vibrant people keep dying from heroin overdose? What is the great pull this drug has o Julia M Aharonov, DO Mon, 03 Feb 2014 23:25:52 -0600 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/1006784/The-Death-by-Heroin http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/1006784/The-Death-by-Heroin Rapid Drug Detox Risks vs Benefts There is nothing better, nothing more satisfying for a physician than to see a patient succeed. And w Julia M Aharonov, DO Mon, 21 Oct 2013 20:29:41 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/914776/Rapid-Drug-Detox-Risks-vs-Benefts http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/914776/Rapid-Drug-Detox-Risks-vs-Benefts Why so many senseless tragedies? Just a few days ago yet another famous and successful young man was found dead from a drug overdo Julia M Aharonov, DO Mon, 15 Jul 2013 16:38:16 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/820120/Why-so-many-senseless-tragedies- http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/820120/Why-so-many-senseless-tragedies- What Determines Long Term Success of Detox Treatment There a probably a dozen of places around the country that claim to do rapid detox from opiates. Th Julia M Aharonov, DO Thu, 28 Mar 2013 20:17:12 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/706677/What-Determines-Long-Term-Success--of-Detox-Treatment http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/706677/What-Determines-Long-Term-Success--of-Detox-Treatment Journey with MDS - another amazing testimonial This is a testimonial that we just recently got via e-mail from a mother of a patient. It was so th Julia M Aharonov, DO Sun, 23 Dec 2012 19:46:35 -0600 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/633020/Journey-with-MDS---another-amazing-testimonial http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/633020/Journey-with-MDS---another-amazing-testimonial How to choose your rapid drug detox center? Once you decided to get opiate free and you know that you need help to get there, how do you pick whe Julia M Aharonov, DO Mon, 30 Jul 2012 20:26:55 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/522361/How-to-choose-your-rapid-drug-detox-center http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/522361/How-to-choose-your-rapid-drug-detox-center Opioids for Chronic Pain (First Do No Harm) This is an extremely timely article that was just published mostly for general practitioners in the A Julia M Aharonov, DO Thu, 26 Jul 2012 20:23:18 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/520657/Opioids-for-Chronic-Pain--First-Do-No-Harm http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/520657/Opioids-for-Chronic-Pain--First-Do-No-Harm Naltrexone therapy revisited Naltrexone drug therapy, an opiate blocker treatment, done after rapid detox treatment, is an essenti Julia M Aharonov, DO Tue, 10 Jul 2012 21:07:14 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/514906/Naltrexone-therapy-revisited http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/514906/Naltrexone-therapy-revisited Methadone and Suboxone Deception. Are you truly informed? Several weeks ago I got a question yet again, from another pregnant young lady using opiates asking m Julia M Aharonov, DO Wed, 02 May 2012 12:59:21 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/356412/Methadone-and-Suboxone-Deception-Are-you-truly-informed http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/356412/Methadone-and-Suboxone-Deception-Are-you-truly-informed Pregnancy and Addiction One day, while doing one of my medical school rotations at St. Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston, Julia M Aharonov, DO Tue, 14 Feb 2012 20:25:26 -0600 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/341586/Pregnancy-and-Addiction http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/341586/Pregnancy-and-Addiction Patient's Journey: Oxycontin to Tramadol to Suboxone to MDS (Continued) This is a continuation of the blog by a recent patient the beginning of which was first posted about Julia M Aharonov, DO Sun, 06 Nov 2011 20:37:47 -0600 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/323793/Patients-Journey-Oxycontin-to-Tramadol-to-Suboxone-to-MDS-Continued http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/323793/Patients-Journey-Oxycontin-to-Tramadol-to-Suboxone-to-MDS-Continued Patient's Journey: Oxycontin to Tramadol to Suboxone to MDS This blog from our recent patient addresses so many issues that I discuss in this forum that I just h Julia M Aharonov, DO Mon, 03 Oct 2011 15:46:55 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/317708/Patients-Journey-Oxycontin-to-Tramadol-to-Suboxone-to-MDS http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/317708/Patients-Journey-Oxycontin-to-Tramadol-to-Suboxone-to-MDS Tramadol: Misuse, Abuse and Addiction I am becoming somewhat frustrated with the way a lot of my colleagues practice medicine. Disenchante Julia M Aharonov, DO Sun, 11 Sep 2011 16:47:21 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/313432/Tramadol-Misuse--Abuse-and-Addiction- http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/313432/Tramadol-Misuse--Abuse-and-Addiction- Confidentiality during Rapid Drug Detox. Resonable Concern? Today we had a call from a patient who did not want to give his name or other information while booki Julia M Aharonov, DO Thu, 08 Sep 2011 14:22:08 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/312897/Confidentiality-during-Rapid-Drug-Detox-Resonable-Concern http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/312897/Confidentiality-during-Rapid-Drug-Detox-Resonable-Concern Post Rapid Opiate Detox Naltrexone Therapy. Do I need it and what are my choices? Rapid opiate detox is a safe and effective procedure used to release opiates from the body. The detox Julia M Aharonov, DO Sun, 28 Aug 2011 22:30:02 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/310764/Post-Rapid-Opiate-Detox-Naltrexone-Therapy-Do-I-need-it-and-what-are-my-choices http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/310764/Post-Rapid-Opiate-Detox-Naltrexone-Therapy-Do-I-need-it-and-what-are-my-choices Rapid Detox Testimonial Our testimonials are usually short and sweet. "Thank you for giving my child back", "thank you for g Julia M Aharonov, DO Wed, 10 Aug 2011 20:27:53 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/307204/Rapid-Detox-Testimonial http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/307204/Rapid-Detox-Testimonial In Memory of Amy Winehouse Void I cannot stop thinking about the tragic and untimely death of Amy Winehouse. Here was a young Julia M Aharonov, DO Tue, 02 Aug 2011 18:40:17 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/305669/In-Memory-of-Amy-Winehouse http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/305669/In-Memory-of-Amy-Winehouse Post Drug Detox Naltrexone Therapy Naltrexone opiate blocker treatment after opiate detox treatment is an essential component in achievi Julia M Aharonov, DO Thu, 28 Jul 2011 17:49:43 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/304772/Post-Drug-Detox-Naltrexone-Therapy http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/304772/Post-Drug-Detox-Naltrexone-Therapy True Cost of Drug Detox or Economics of Healthcare Many of my patients have valid reasons as to why they cannot afford their medications, with hard econ Julia M Aharonov, DO Thu, 14 Jul 2011 19:22:12 -0500 http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/302110/True-Cost-of-Drug-Detox-or-Economics-of-Healthcare http://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/302110/True-Cost-of-Drug-Detox-or-Economics-of-Healthcare