Man dealing with anxiety and stress

Don’t Let Anxiety Become Unbearable

You’re not alone in this world when it comes to anxiety. More and more people have become stressed out due to their jobs, education, and money. It’s important for loved ones to be supportive of their family members when times

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teenage depression

Why it’s Important to Stay Involved

It’s difficult to let your kids roam free when they reach a certain age.  They grow up and need to be let free from the den where they have stayed their whole life at this point.  But don’t just let

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The Effects of a Crack Cocaine Addiction

The Effects of a Crack Cocaine Addiction

Crack cocaine, also known as crack, is a highly addictive drug that is smoked, which causes immediate euphoric effects. A person can become addicted to crack after just one use. People who use crack often become engaged in risky, dangerous,

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The Danger of Mixing Benzodiazepines with Alcohol

The Danger of Mixing Benzodiazepines with Alcohol

Benzodiazepines, also known as benzos, are medications that act as sedatives to treat depression and anxiety. These medications, such as Klonopin, Valium, and Xanax, are prescribed by a medical profession and produce a calming effect to the central nervous system.

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Inside the Opioid Addicted Brain

Inside the Opioid Addicted Brain

Opioids are commonly used for pain management and are prescribed by a medical professional. Many people misuse the medication and take more than directed, which can lead to an addiction to opioids. Since they are very addictive, doctors and pharmacists

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Spiritual Renewal in Holistic Treatment

Spiritual Renewal in Holistic Treatment

Addiction is complex and affects every part of our lives. It changes the way we think about ourselves and wreaks havoc on our lives. It changes the way our brains work and can lead to serious and deadly health problems.

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Drugs, Alcohol, and the Heart

Drugs, Alcohol, and the Heart

Addiction affects all aspects of a person’s life and the lives of loved ones. Addiction can lead to serious physical and mental health problems. Some drugs can cause seizures, organ failure, brain damage, overdose, and early death. Drugs and alcohol

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The Link Between Post-Traumatic Stress and Addiction

The Link Between Post-Traumatic Stress and Addiction

“We can all help prevent suicide. The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals. Call 1-800-273-TALK (8255).” Mental

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