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May 30, 2016
by Staff Writer
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Science And Our Understanding of Drug Addiction

Director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse, Nora D. Volkow, M.D., has shared her expert view on how science has revolutionized the understanding of drug addiction.This is an important topic of discussion in he field of addiction treatment, as many advances in … Continue reading

May 26, 2016
by Staff Writer
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Role of Addiction in PTSD: A Co-occurring Disorder

People who suffer from PTSD, or post traumatic stress disorder, are often found to also have a substance abuse disorder. The DSM-V states that 50% of individuals seeking addiction and drug abuse treatment also suffer from PTSD. Although PTSD was … Continue reading