The Benefits of Support Groups During Recovery

The Benefits of Support Groups During Recovery

Meetings That Can Help You in Sustaining Your Sobriety When you are a newly recovered addict, attending support groups such as AA (Alcoholics Anonymous) and NA (Narcotics Anonymous) can help you in maintaining your sobriety. These support groups have individuals attending who...
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04/18 2019
The Dangers of Cocaine Use

The Dangers of Cocaine Use

The Increasing Potency of the Drug It is not uncommon for individuals to underestimate the potency and power of cocaine. The drug can be snorted, injected, or smoked depending on the variation of the drug that individuals obtain. Many people use cocaine...
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04/17 2019
Leaving a Relationship With a Substance Abuser

Leaving a Relationship With a Substance Abuser

Knowing When to Walk Away Relationships can sometimes be difficult and hard to manage even without one of the partners abusing substances. When you throw in an alcohol or drug issue, though, the effects on the relationship are exacerbated. Knowing when to...
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04/16 2019
An Inside Look at the Drug, Vicodin

An Inside Look at the Drug, Vicodin

A Drug Profile Vicodin is a narcotic that is a controlled substance which means individuals must have a doctors prescription in order to obtain the drug. The drug is prescribed to those who experience chronic pain or temporary pain due to surgery...
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04/12 2019
Achieving Mental Clarity Once You Overcome Addiction

Achieving Mental Clarity Once You Overcome Addiction

Overcoming Addiction Once and For All When you struggle with an addiction to drugs or alcohol, your mental outlook and mental clarity are sacrificed. You do not have the ability to make rash and sound decisions as your brain chemistry is altered...
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04/12 2019
Is Your Drinking Getting Out Of Control?

Is Your Drinking Getting Out Of Control?

Signs That You May Be On a Dangerous Path Since alcohol is one of the most widely abused substances, many individuals across the U.S. find themselves unsure if whether or not they have become dependent on alcohol or if they have developed...
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04/11 2019
Anxiety and Addiction: Seeking Recovery

Anxiety and Addiction: Seeking Recovery

The Need for Dual Diagnosis Treatment Unfortunately, close to 50 percent of those who struggle with an underlying mental health disorder also struggle with a substance abuse or addiction problem. When an individual struggles with a co-occurring disorder, they will require dual...
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04/11 2019
What are the Deadliest Drugs in the U.S.?

What are the Deadliest Drugs in the U.S.?

The Center for Disease Control Names Top-Most Life-Threatening Drugs With drugs becoming more potent than ever before, the list of top-most dangerous and deadly drugs are changing. The Center for Disease Control has released the most recent report surrounding the most lethal...
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04/10 2019
Mental Illness and Its Effect on Relationships

Mental Illness and Its Effect on Relationships

Relationships Can Be Affected By Underlying Psychological Issues Close to 45 million Americans struggle with an underlying mental illness such as depression or anxiety which negatively affects their personal relationships. Whether it is a severe case or a minor case, mental illness...
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04/10 2019