Drug and Alcohol Addiction Treatment

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December 30, 2016
by Staff Writer
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New Year Resolutions For 2017: It’s About Being Realistic

When it comes to New Year Resolutions, you’ll find that many people put a lot of effort in making good resolutions and actually work toward those goals throughout the year; but for others, new year resolutions aren’t a necessary thing. … Continue reading

December 29, 2016
by Staff Writer
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Foster Care Trouble Is Daunting Due To Drug Abuse Epidemic in US

States like Alaska, Kansas, Ohio, New Hampshire, Vermont, California and Georgia are struggling with the nation’s increase in the number of children entering foster care as a result of the drug addiction epidemic (mostly prescription drug and alcohol abuse). Some … Continue reading

December 28, 2016
by Staff Writer
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Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome And Treatment

Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome Fetal and neonatal addiction and withdrawal as a result of the mother’s dependence on drugs during pregnancy. Withdrawal or abstinence symptoms develop shortly after birth. Symptoms exhibited are loud, high-pitched crying, sweating, yawning and gastrointestinal disturbances. The … Continue reading

December 23, 2016
by Staff Writer
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Holiday Drinking: What Medications Are Especially Harmful With Alcohol

This year, in 2016, we witnessed the deadly wrath of prescription drug abuse, as it continues to be the most deadly drug in the US. Next to that is alcohol, which when combined with prescription medications, can lead to disastrous … Continue reading

December 22, 2016
by Staff Writer
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Holiday Sobriety Is As Possible As You Make It

The cold hard truth is that the holiday season for recovering individuals can be a nightmare. It’s not all about fun and games. Just imagine: people offering you drinks and drugs left and right, music, food and festivities surround you, … Continue reading

December 21, 2016
by Staff Writer
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Addiction Recovery During The Holidays For Couples

Everyone “survives” the holidays differently, and those in recovery who are also in marriages and relationships have to create their own approach to staying sober. Being married to an “addict” can take a lot patience, compassion and understanding. As wives and … Continue reading