Drug and Alcohol Addiction Treatment

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November 27, 2013
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What is Thanksgiving?

Thanksgiving is a time to reflect on what we have that others don’t, and think of ways to help those less fortunate. One of my favorite activities on Thanksgiving is to volunteer at a local soup kitchen. I love the … Continue reading

November 26, 2013
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New Rule Will Require Insurers to Treat Mental Illness

Familiar to most Americans now, the new health care plan will require every individual over the age of 18 to have health insurance of some kind. However, this is not all the health insurance reform will mandate. Along with the … Continue reading

November 25, 2013
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Oxycontin, Opana, and Heroin: Addictions and Future Solutions

Oxycontin and Opana are two synthetic opiates commonly used in the US. There is no question about its popularity, as Oxycontin gained more than 27 billion since its initial opening in 1996, according to L.A. Times. There have been great … Continue reading

November 22, 2013
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25I-NBOMe Another New Synthetic

Synthetic drugs represent today’s new drug trend, where young adults everywhere are experimenting with concoctions of dangerous mind altering substance, leading to more and more addiction and overdose incidents across the US. And new drug called the 25i, the N … Continue reading

November 20, 2013
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Clinical Management of ADHD Co-Occurring with Substance Use Disorder

There are many people who suffer from ADHD, who also suffer from co-occurring Substance Use Disorder (SUD). ADHD stands for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. The disorder often causes individuals to have trouble concentrating and remaining calm, as their brain often … Continue reading

November 19, 2013
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Psychosocial Treatments for ADHD and Co-occurring Disorders

Individuals who suffer from ADHD, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder often suffer from the inability to focus on a subject or task for any period of time, and also experience heightened brain activity which can make them easily excitable and hyper. … Continue reading

November 18, 2013
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Treatment Strategies for Co-Occurring ADHD and Substance Use Disorder

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, also known as ADHD is a cognitive disorder in which an individual experiences a lack in concentration paired with excessive bursts of energy. While many assume, at a glance, that disorders such as ADHD and substance … Continue reading