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Importance of Prevention of Substance Abuse

Many people have difficulties understanding how or why others may become addicted to drugs. The idea that a person can become dependent on lethal substances seems to relate more to a lack of willpower, rather than an inability to simply stop.…
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Drinking Out of Boredom

Many people struggle with drinking out of boredom, and even if they don’t particularly like alcohol or its effects. Studies have shown that easily bored people are at higher risk of anxiety, depression, drug addiction, alcohol misuse, anger,…
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How Many Drinks Per Week is Considered An Alcoholic

Determining how many drinks per week is considered an alcoholic is hard to know. The primary reason is that the development of alcoholism – more formally known as alcohol use disorder – depends on many different components. Common components…
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Rebuilding Relationships in Recovery

Human connection is a fundamental part of life. Every day, we’re creating connections with people we encounter, whether it’s strangers on the bus or in stores, our co-workers, or family members. Various psychological studies have shown that…
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Group Therapy vs. Individual Therapy: Which One Is Right For You?

From a psychological point of view, life can be an endless struggle. While everyone experiences adversity, setbacks, missteps, and everything in between, it doesn’t necessarily mean that a situation is entirely hopeless. There are many different…
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Online Therapy Statistics

Online therapy and remote treatment programs are radically changing how people receive support for mental health and drug addiction. Therapists and addiction specialists are hailing online treatment for its ability to deliver help without the…
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What is Polysubstance Abuse?

The nation's addiction crisis is one of the leading causes of death across various communities. As addiction health experts attempt to diagnose causes, prevention, and treatment, many are questioning what types of substances are mostly responsible.…
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Alcoholism and Divorce

Alcohol use can come with severe costs. It can lead to legal problems, financial stress, unemployment, and cause serious health issues. It can also destroy family and romantic relationships. Alcohol use is one of the leading reasons couples…
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Drug Prevention Programs for Youth

Experimenting with drugs is commonplace among adolescents. While not every teen will sample from cigarettes, medications, marijuana, and other illicit substances, many will. According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), about one in five…