Meth An Escalating Problem

The opioid crisis is getting all the headlines as overdose deaths keep growing every year at a shocking 15-20 percent clip.  However, recent data...
Taking Responsibility for Addiction

Taking Responsibility For Addiction

I recently got into a conversation about the opioid epidemic with my sister who is a doctor and an OBGYN, and gave birth this year via...
Kipu Health Management Team

The Criminalization of Addiction

This past April, the television show ‘60 Minutes’ pointed out that the US now has more people in prison than we do attending college....
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Recovery: What Does It Mean?

You might think the definition of "Recovery" should be fairly straight-forward, particularly for those of us in the addiction treatment community.  After all, it's...
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Is Canada Replacing The Maple Leaf with The Marijuana Leaf?

The US market for marijuana was $6.1 billion in 2016, a 34% increase over 2015. While 29 states and the District of Columbia have...
Jeffrey Fiorentino CEO

Destined to Get Worse…Before It Gets Better

Addiction is crippling our nation. Over 27.7 million people in the US used illicit drugs or abused prescription drugs in 2015(1). This marked a...

From Our CEO

A message from our CEO, Jeffrey Fiorentino ​I’d like to personally thank you for considering Kipu Health. We’ve worked hard to make Kipu the easiest,...

Facing Addiction In America

The Report itself is impressive in both breadth and scope. It tackles many issues and perspectives, while providing a wealth of statistical information substantiating...
Reach them while their young

Reach Them While They’re Young

A study cited in the report estimated that every dollar spent on effective, school-based prevention programs can save an estimated $18 in costs related...
KIPU health CEO

Breaking The Wall of Addiction

For far too long, alcoholism and drug abuse have been primarily considered social and criminal problems.  As a result, addiction was treated wholly separate...