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Signs That Your Parent Is An Addict

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Coping With an Addicted Parent “We never know the love of a parent till we become parents ourselves.” – Henry Ward Beecher If it was not for the guidance and influence of our parents, ...

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How to Make A New Years Resolution to Quit Drugs

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Making a New Year’s Resolution At some point in our lives we have all written down a list of personal New Year’s resolutions, looking forward to the year ahead with a sense of optimism ...

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Understanding the Risks of DMT

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What is DMT? DMT is the slang term for the drug N, N-dimethyltryptamine - a psychedelic drug and hallucinogenic tryptamine. This chemical substance is said to produce a high similar to other hallucinogenic drugs ...

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Purdue Pharma Faces $8.3 Billion Settlement For Paying Doctors To Actively Drive Up OxyContin Prescriptions

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Prescription Opioid Abuse and Addiction - An American Epidemic Over the course of the past decade, the rates of OxyContin abuse and addiction have continuously skyrocketed throughout the United States. Not only have addiction ...

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Prescription Drug Take Back in the United States

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Prescription Drug Abuse - A National Health Crisis Prescription drug abuse and addiction have rapidly become major public health concerns throughout the United States. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), an ...

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Dual Diagnosis Addiction Treatment

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Up until the mid-1990s, mental illness and substance abuse were treated separately. Those suffering from mental health issues were frequently instructed to “sober up” if they had simultaneously been using chemical substances. Those with ...

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Do Mental Health Issues Cause Addiction?

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There has always been a very strong link between mental health and addiction. Up until recently, when an individual presented symptoms of a mental health condition and of a substance abuse disorder, the two ...