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February 27, 2017
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5 Action Steps for Helping Someone in Emotional Pain

5 Action Steps for Helping Someone in Emotional Pain Ask: “Are you thinking about killing yourself?” It’s not an easy question but studies show that asking at-risk individuals if they are suicidal does not increase suicides or suicidal thoughts. Keep … Continue reading

February 23, 2017
by Staff Writer
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Addiction Re-Structures The Brain, Long Term Treatment Re-Normalizes It

Long-term addiction treatment is often a necessary step to take when dealing with continued abuse, especially considering the fact that the brain has changed throughout the time of abuse. If the period of drug abuse lasted years, then all the … Continue reading

February 22, 2017
by Staff Writer
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Can We Learn From Iceland’s Approach In Successfully Reducing Substance Abuse?

Iceland has its own unique way of handling teen substance abuse, which may teach other countries how to reduce drug abuse behavior in young adults and teens. To begin with, it’s important to know how it all started. Around the … Continue reading

February 20, 2017
by Staff Writer
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NIDA: What Are The Other Medical Consequences of Inhalant Abuse?

Information is courtesy of the National Institute on Drug Abuse What are the other medical consequences of inhalant abuse? Inhalant abusers risk an array of other devastating medical consequences. The highly concentrated chemicals in solvents or aerosol sprays can induce … Continue reading

February 17, 2017
by Staff Writer
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NIDA: What is GHB?

What is GHB?  (Information is courtesy of the National Institute on Drug Abuse) A depressant approved for use in the treatment of narcolepsy, a disorder that causes daytime “sleep attacks.” Street Names: G, Georgia Home Boy, Goop, Grievous Bodily Harm, Liquid … Continue reading