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The Link Between Depression & Alcoholism

By |July 9th, 2021|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Co-Occurring Disorders Treating Depression & Alcoholism Simultaneously Alcoholism and depression commonly co-occur, and the link between the two disorders has been thoroughly studied and repeatedly proven. One study published in ISRN Psychiatry about ...

  • Do Mental Health Issues Cause Addiction?

Do Mental Health Issues Cause Addiction?

By |May 6th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

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 ...

  • Guardian Recovery Network Self Love Quit Opiates

Top 10 Reasons to Quit Opiates

By |March 25th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Opiates are drugs that work with opioid receptors in the brain to produce calming effects on the central nervous system. There are numerous types of opiates, ranging from prescription painkillers like fentanyl, morphine, oxycodone ...

  • Guardian Recovery Network Looking to the Future Resolution to Stay Sober

How to Follow Through on a Resolution to Stay Sober

By |January 9th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The New Year has officially begun, and seeing as it’s still very early in the year, people are probably quickly and seriously striding towards self-betterment. The resolution lists have been created, and we’ve all shifted ...

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The Importance of Family Support During Recovery

By |August 29th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

People struggling to break free of the disease of addiction often feel as if they are facing their challenges alone. However, substance abuse – and recovery – affect friends and families just as much as ...

  • Support a Loved One

3 Ways to Support a Loved One in Addiction Recovery

By |July 27th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

When your family member or close friend decides to enter an addiction recovery program, it can be a challenging and emotional time. Many friends and family members of people who are facing addiction issues fall ...

  • Opioid Addiction

Physical and Mental Health Conditions Associated with Opioid Addiction

By |June 18th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

By now, we’ve all heard that there is a serious opioid addiction crisis in America. But what if the crisis is in your own home? The thing about painkiller addiction is that it can happen ...