5 Ways Gender Plays a Role in Addiction and Treatment

5 Ways Gender Plays a Role in Addiction and Treatment

How does gender play a role in addiction and treatment? Men and women have several biological differences, and those differences do play a role in addiction and treatment. The role gender plays in addiction and treatment Studies have shown that there are...

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5 Helpful Coping Tips to Avoid Relapse During Grief

5 Helpful Coping Tips to Avoid Relapse During Grief

The past year has been very tough on most of us, for some we have lost a loved one due to the pandemic. Grief can cause you to relapse on your recovery if you do not deal with it in a healthy way.  We have put together 5 helpful coping tips t avoid relapse during...

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What You Need to Know About CBD Use

What You Need to Know About CBD Use

What you need to know about CBD use in Orange County is that CBD has not thoroughly been studied yet. Therefore, there is no way to tell at this point if these products are safe or dangerous to use. These products are not regulated, so you really have no idea what you...

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Helping Veterans Overcome Substance Abuse

Helping Veterans Overcome Substance Abuse

With so many of our men and women coming back from Afghanistan, Iraq, and other hot spots worldwide with physical and mental injuries, it is not hard to understand why so many develop substance abuse problems. Dealing with a physical injury and PTSD can have the...

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Are There Medications to Help with Alcoholism

You may wonder if there are medications to help with alcoholism. There are actually three, and we are going to look at each one and how they work. Remember, though; you need to speak to your physician about these medications if you wish to try one of them to see which...

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The Top 8 Benefits of a Sponsor in Recovery

The Top 8 Benefits of a Sponsor in Recovery

It is not only beneficial; it is also vital that you have a sponsor in your recovery.  Top 8 benefits of a sponsor The top 8 benefits of having a sponsor are: They share the same experiences as you when it comes to recovery and being addicted. They also provide hope...

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Reaching Happy Again After Hitting Rock Bottom

Reaching Happy Again After Hitting Rock Bottom

You wonder if you will ever reach happy again after hitting rock bottom. It may not seem like it at the moment, but you will find happiness again in recovery. What is rock bottom Rock bottom is the absolute lowest of the low point a person can go. However, everyone’s...

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How to Restore Healthy Relationships after Addiction Recovery

How to Restore Healthy Relationships after Addiction Recovery

After you begin addiction recovery, you will start to realize that you need to restore and repair healthy relationships that fell away during your addiction. At this point, you may think, how is that even possible? But, you will learn that it is possible during...

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Six Ways to Protect Your Recovery During the Pandemic

Six Ways to Protect Your Recovery During the Pandemic

Covid19 has all of us stressed with changes we did not want. For those who are in recovery, this is doubly true, the stress and anxiety of the pandemic is high, and then the isolation ratchets it up even more.  So, how do you protect your recovery during a...

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