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What Areas of Life Does Addiction Affect?

02/19/20: Addiction

Addiction finds a way to creep into all the nooks and crannies in your life, no matter how much you think you can control it. It is a merciless disease…

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Addiction in Urban vs. Rural Areas

02/13/20: Addiction

Whether you’re in the big city or the rural countryside, no one is safe from addiction. Anyone, no matter where they live, can come face to face with a substance…

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Understanding Co-Occurring Disorder and the Risks

01/15/20: Addiction \ Alcohol Addiction \ Drug Addiction

When someone has been diagnosed with mental illness and drug addiction problems at the same time, they are said to have a co-occurring disease. Although it is not clear which…

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Hollywood Celebrities vs. Addiction

01/02/20: Addiction

The life of a Hollywood star is viewed by many with a sense of envy. These people are beloved by society, and seemingly have anything and everything they could ever…

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The Vicious Cycle of Addiction and Homelessness

12/23/19: Addiction

Homelessness and addiction often go hand-in-hand. It’s a common stereotype that people who find themselves on the streets have done so because they struggle with addiction. You hear “oh don’t…

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What To Do When An Addict is in Denial

12/10/19: Addiction

Denial is the biggest roadblock to healing from addiction. It is true what they say: the first step to overcoming addiction is admitting that you have a problem. Without that,…

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Staging an Intervention the Right Way

12/02/19: Addiction

Does the term intervention bring about a sudden nauseating wave of anxiety? Do you inwardly cringe at the image of gathering in a circle and “ambushing” the addict in your…

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Relationship Between Stress & Addiction

11/17/19: Addiction \ Addiction Recovery \ Arizona Opioid Epidemic


Everyone has experienced stress at least once in their life. In fact, most people have dealt with extreme stress, sometimes over long periods of time. Stress is a completely normal…

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Family History and Addiction

11/08/19: Addiction \ Addiction Recovery

Whether or not a person develops an addiction is based on an endless variety or combination of factors. Each individual experiences life in an entirely unique way, making it impossible…

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Addictions vs Habits and Why They Form

10/19/19: Addiction

Addiction cannot be blamed on things like choice and moral failings. Yes, it begins because of a choice someone makes, but following that, addiction is a mental and physical illness…

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