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Learning More About the Mind of An Addict

What is the Mind of An Addict Like? This is a personal story from contributor B.H. She has personally experienced her son’s addiction, treatment and recovery. She frequently shares stories…

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How Can You Cope If Your Loved One Relapses?

What Happens When Your Loved One Relapses? After a child or partner is released from drug or alcohol rehab, there is usually a dark thought in the back of the…

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Learning How to Trust a Recovering Addict: 4 Tips

Rebuilding Your Trust In a Recovering Addict Trusting the recovering addict is hard. It is even harder when a parent or loved one does not know the information needed to…

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Preparing For Your Loved One to Leave Rehab

How Do You Prepare For Your Loved One to Leave Rehab? If you have a child or another loved one who is preparing to successfully complete a drug rehabilitation program,…

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Using Kava for Social Anxiety

Kava and Social Anxiety Social anxiety can be tricky to deal with for those who suffer from it. It’s common for people to get anxious from time to time when…

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What Are the Benefits of Reiki for Addiction?

Reiki for Addiction If you’re recovering from addiction, or know somebody that is you should consider adding Reiki to your recovery arsenal. When it comes to treating addiction, there is…

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How Is Anxiety Treated: Drugs and Other Treatments for Anxiety Disorders

How Are Anxiety Disorders Treated? Anxiety disorders are common, but people often wonder “how is anxiety treated.” And, while most of us face stress on a regular basis, it is…

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Common Side Effects of Beta-Blockers

What are the Most Common Side Effects of Beta-Blockers? Beta-blockers are a group of medications that lower blood pressure. They are used to prevent or treat various cardiovascular conditions. Some…

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 9 Signs of Heroin Abuse

Diamorphine, commonly referred to as heroin, is an opioid that is often used for recreational purposes because it provides euphoric effects. Several countries use heroin in the medical field as…

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7 Things You Didn’t Know About Heroin Withdrawal

The Opioid Epidemic in the U.S. There is a drug epidemic throughout the United States. Thousands of people die from drug addiction or drug abuse every year. Drug withdrawal is…

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