Addiction Relapse – What Is It and How to Tackle It?

Nowadays, addictions are more common than you can imagine. It’s estimated that almost 20 million Americans suffer from substance use disorder (SUD) right now. Unfortunately, just 1 in 7 addicts worldwide receives any form of treatment for their addictions—however, some addicts “relapse” after their recovery. But what is relapse? Clinically speaking, it’s defined as the worsening of a condition treated previously. Therefore, a patient relapses when consuming drugs after maintaining sobriety for several months or years. 

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4 Tips For Staying Focused During Addiction Recovery

Breaking away from addiction can be challenging, regardless of what you’re addicted to. After all, over time, addictive substances or activities can transform into a basic need for the body and mind, just like water or oxygen. As a result, it’s pretty standard for people to encounter distractions such as cravings that can hinder their progress during recovery. Without overcoming distractions, chances of relapse are high.

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Ways Rehab Centers Can Help Your Friends Struggling with Addiction

You may find it hard to watch someone close to you struggling with drug or alcohol addiction. There can also be a sense of helplessness when you don’t understand what to do. We know how overwhelming it can become to see your loved ones struggling. To help you in this regard, we’ll discuss the signs of drug and alcohol abuse and methods for dealing with a loved one suffering from substance use disorder. Further, we will discuss the challenges associated with helping them and how to overcome those challenges. 

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Ways to Cure Social Media Addiction and Get Work Done

Social media addiction is a pandemic that we haven’t paid much attention to. Millions of people all over the world suffer from social media addiction. Pre-COVID, social media addiction was already a big thing, the COVID-19 came, and the world was forced to move online. This has come with its effects and consequences, and a significant result is that more people are addicted to the internet and social media.  Continue reading “Ways to Cure Social Media Addiction and Get Work Done”

Major Reasons Behind One’s Addiction

Addiction to substances or behavior is something that can tear the lives of people apart and leave them feeling isolated and desperate. There are many different addictions that people suffer from, and these can be both physical addictions and mental. Below are some of the common causes of addictions and what to look out for when someone you love starts treading this rocky path, which may help you to get them to get their life back on track. 

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Is Your Teen an Addict? How to Help them with their Addiction

Drug abuse is a huge problem in the US that is often overlooked. Many parents assume that there’s nothing that they can do to control the situation. Here are some solutions to help your teenager if they’re struggling with addiction.
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Signs Your Teen Is Struggling with Addiction & How to Help Them

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Drug use is on the rise in the US. Most drug use starts during the teenage years. Your teenager may be getting drugs from your medicine cabinet or from their friends. Here are some signs of addiction and steps to take to help your teenager.
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