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Most Common Types of Addictive behaviors

Types of Addictive Behaviors Table of Contents What comes to your mind when you hear the word addiction? Drug abuse or alcoholism, right? Well, that makes sense since over 21.5 million Americans aged 12 years or older were suffering from alcoholism and drug problems in 2014. However, alcohol and drugs are not the only abused

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Shooting Meth Vs. Smoking Meth: The Dangerous Differences!

Shooting Meth Vs Smoking Meth: The Dangerous Differences Meth Addiction Help Table of Contents The following is a transcription from the above video on Shooting Meth VS. Smoking Meth. Hi, everybody. Welcome back to Dr. B Addiction Recovery. As you know, on this channel, we deal with substance abuse. We try to take scientific information,

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Most common Factors That Contribute to Substance Abuse

factors that contribute to substance abuse

Factors That Contribute to Substance Abuse Table of Contents Substance abuse and drug addiction can result from many factors, but before we can dive into the various factors, let’s understand what substance abuse and drug addiction is. Substance abuse is a disease that affects the normal function of the brain, leading to the inability to

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How to Quit Meth -Meth Addiction Treatment Roadmap

How to Quit Meth Table of Contents The following is a transcription from the above video on how to quit Meth Hi, everybody, and welcome back. This is Dr. B with Addiction Recovery. As you know on this channel, we deal with substance abuse issues, and our more particular focus is to take scientific evidence

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How to Help a Narcissistic Alcoholic

How to Help a Narcissistic Alcoholic Table of Contents Narcissistic Personality Disorder (NPD) is one of many possible diagnosed mental disorders in which people have an inflated ego and sense of their own importance, a need for excessive attention, and commonly, a lack of empathy for everyone else. When you are in a relationship with

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Intensive Outpatient Treatment for Alcoholism

ORANGE COUNTY OUTPATIENT TREATMENT FOR ALCOHOLISM

Orange County Outpatient Treatment for Alcoholism Table of Contents According to the National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, In 2018, 26.45 percent of people ages 18 or older reported they engaged in binge drinking in the past month; 6.6 percent of people reported that they had engaged in heavy alcohol use in the past

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5 Steps For Getting Over The Social Stigma Surrounding Rehab

5 Steps To Get Over The Social Stigma of Addiction Treatment Battling addiction is a long, arduous road that is met with a lot of challenges and, sadly, negative perceptions from society. There are stigmas often associated with addiction and seeking help. People picture “addicts” and instantly think of negative images. What most of us

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Traveling For Addiction Treatment

Traveling For Addiction Treatment: Good Or Bad Idea? If you need treatment for drugs or alcohol, you may be deciding whether to find a local treatment center or travel somewhere else for it. However, the location you choose shouldn’t be your primary concern. Your priority should be finding the right addiction treatment that you need.

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Addiction Treatment During COVID-19

Why COVID-19 Shouldn’t Stop You From Getting Addiction Treatment The COVID-19 pandemic is currently keeping entire nations in crisis mode. This disease belongs to the coronavirus family, which are diseases that cause respiratory symptoms like coughs, a cold, sore throat, and difficulty in breathing. Severe cases of COVID-19 looks like pneumonia and SARS, or severe

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