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In: Addiction

25
Aug

Substance Abuse and Domestic Violence

domestic abuse and addiction issues

While substance abuse is not the sole cause of domestic violence, there is a correlation between…

12
Apr

The Link Between Chronic Pain and Addiction

When you’re in pain, your ability to function is diminished. You can’t meet your family or…

17
Feb

Learn About Flakka, The Dangerous New Drug Craze

Flakka is a relatively new, synthetic drug that has gained notoriety in Australia, and it’s now…

03
Feb

The 5 Most Common Legal Over-the-Counter Drugs

Over-the-counter drugs are medications that are sold legally in pharmacies and stores without a prescription. These…

07
Dec

What is Sex Addiction?

Sex Addiction: Demystifying the Disease Yes, sex addiction is a disease as serious and dangerous as…

02
Dec

When Smoking Marijuana Becomes an Addiction: The Signs, Symptoms and Dangers

The majority of marijuana users are not addicted to the drug. For most, marijuana is a…

30
Oct

How Can Drug Abuse Vary by Gender?

It doesn’t take the most astute observer to recognize that men and women process emotions differently….

14
Apr

Women, Mental Health and Addiction: What You Need to Know

Everyone sings the blues, but for most individuals, the tune is fleeting and ends within a…

02
Mar

How Substance Abuse Works According to Neuroscience

When I was a young grad student studying to be a counselor, never once was it…

17
Feb

You Are Not Alone In Your Struggle With Addiction

This statement might be hard to believe…but it’s true. Addiction robs us of the ability to…