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The Process of Detoxing From Crack Cocaine

The Process of Detoxing From Crack Cocaine

Crack dependency is probably the most infamous drug addiction. Just the word crack has become synonymous with ...
How Does the Affordable Healthcare Act Affect Addiction Rehab?

How Does the Affordable Healthcare Act Affect Addiction Rehab?

Before 2014, it was estimated that nearly one-third of insurance plans lacked coverage for substance abuse, and ...
Does Cannabis Abuse Kill Your Motivation?

Does Cannabis Abuse Kill Your Motivation?

Heavy marijuana users have been stereotyped as “lazy stoners” for a long time, but the effects of cannabis use on ...
Staying Clean From Cocaine

Staying Clean From Cocaine

Cocaine, a stimulant drug made from the leaves of the coca plant, produces a short-term state of euphoria, ...
Avoiding the Temptations of Alcohol During the Holidays

Avoiding the Temptations of Alcohol During the Holidays

The year-end holiday season can be a confusing blend of good times and joy on one hand, yet stress and depression ...
Don’t Confuse Relapse With Recovery

Don’t Confuse Relapse With Recovery

Mark Twain once observed that “quitting smoking is easy; I’ve done it a thousand times.” Celebrities and regular ...
Staying Sober While Dating in Recovery

Staying Sober While Dating in Recovery

Your addiction may have taken over every aspect of your life, from your job to your relationships with people close
Adderall Effects On Students

Adderall Effects On Students

Sometimes it's to study, sometimes it's to party. Particularly during midterms and finals week, but also at any ...
Addiction as a Spiritual Crisis

Addiction as a Spiritual Crisis

Spirituality is defined as one’s individual path toward inner peace, happiness, and connecting with the world ...
The Lasting Effects of Xanax Abuse

The Lasting Effects of Xanax Abuse

In the US, the most widely-prescribed benzodiazepine drug, Xanax, also happens to be the most abused. Xanax, ...
When Resentment Builds Up In the Family

When Resentment Builds Up In the Family

We all experience negative feelings when we think that we've been wronged by someone, and sometimes those feelings ...
Seeking Help For a Gambling Addiction

Seeking Help For a Gambling Addiction

Gambling addiction is recognized in the world psychiatry as a very real impulse control disorder. Compulsive and ...
The Process of Detoxing From Crack Cocaine

The Process of Detoxing From Crack Cocaine

Crack dependency is probably the most infamous drug addiction. Just the word crack has become synonymous with ...
How Does the Affordable Healthcare Act Affect Addiction Rehab?

How Does the Affordable Healthcare Act Affect Addiction Rehab?

Before 2014, it was estimated that nearly one-third of insurance plans lacked coverage for substance abuse, and ...
Does Cannabis Abuse Kill Your Motivation?

Does Cannabis Abuse Kill Your Motivation?

Heavy marijuana users have been stereotyped as “lazy stoners” for a long time, but the effects of cannabis use on ...
Staying Clean From Cocaine

Staying Clean From Cocaine

Cocaine, a stimulant drug made from the leaves of the coca plant, produces a short-term state of euphoria, ...
Avoiding the Temptations of Alcohol During the Holidays

Avoiding the Temptations of Alcohol During the Holidays

The year-end holiday season can be a confusing blend of good times and joy on one hand, yet stress and depression ...
Don’t Confuse Relapse With Recovery

Don’t Confuse Relapse With Recovery

Mark Twain once observed that “quitting smoking is easy; I’ve done it a thousand times.” Celebrities and regular ...
Staying Sober While Dating in Recovery

Staying Sober While Dating in Recovery

Your addiction may have taken over every aspect of your life, from your job to your relationships with people close
Adderall Effects On Students

Adderall Effects On Students

Sometimes it's to study, sometimes it's to party. Particularly during midterms and finals week, but also at any ...
Addiction as a Spiritual Crisis

Addiction as a Spiritual Crisis

Spirituality is defined as one’s individual path toward inner peace, happiness, and connecting with the world ...
The Lasting Effects of Xanax Abuse

The Lasting Effects of Xanax Abuse

In the US, the most widely-prescribed benzodiazepine drug, Xanax, also happens to be the most abused. Xanax, ...
When Resentment Builds Up In the Family

When Resentment Builds Up In the Family

We all experience negative feelings when we think that we've been wronged by someone, and sometimes those feelings ...
Seeking Help For a Gambling Addiction

Seeking Help For a Gambling Addiction

Gambling addiction is recognized in the world psychiatry as a very real impulse control disorder. Compulsive and ...

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