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January 29, 2016
by Staff Writer
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Extreme Liver Damage from Chronic Binge Drinking

Doctors have long-known that extreme liver damage can be directly caused by a combination of binge drinking and chronic alcohol consumption. Binge drinking is a form of excessive alcohol consumption, where the drinker’s goal is to get intoxicated and stay intoxication … Continue reading

December 28, 2015
by Staff Writer
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Loving Someone Who Is Addicted To Drugs

Loving someone who is addicted to drugs is a tough experience.  Imagine: you are constantly thinking about the person’s well being, and other abnormal behavioral changes (such as emotional detachment), as well as the physical condition of the addict. Nothing … Continue reading

December 14, 2015
by Staff Writer
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Difference Between Weed and Hashish

Although both hashish and weed come from the common drug cannabis sativa, there are some notable differences between them.  Weed consist of the dried flower tops of the cannabis plant, but when resin made up of “stalked resin glands” is … Continue reading

November 12, 2015
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Factors That Make An Eating Disorder More Likely To Develop

There are certain factors that may cause a person to be more susceptible to an eating disorder. According to research studies, eating disorders develop from multiple factors, so it’s not a simple task to pinpoint why the person has an … Continue reading

November 6, 2015
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Helping Veterans Acquire Support Skills & Treatment

According to the Department of Veteran Affairs, about 30 percent of veterans serving in Iraq and Afghanistan since 9/11 that have been treated at Veterans Health Administration hospitals and clinics have been diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). For many … Continue reading

October 16, 2015
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Staying Sober In College Can Be Tough, But It’s Possible

Being in college and recovery can be a tough situation. College students are known for their “experimentation” phases with drugs, sex, and other risky behavior—just for cheap thrills. But what about students who are in recovery? How do they cope … Continue reading

October 9, 2015
by Lets-Do-It
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Inspirational Message of the Week

A season of loneliness and isolation is when the caterpillar gets its wings. Remember that next time you feel alone. For information regarding addiction treatment and insurance coverage, please call  866-910-0417  

October 7, 2015
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Suppressing Memories of Meth Addiction – Research Study

Florida researchers have finally taken the next step in understanding how to eliminate memories of addiction through the use of a particular chemical, getting closer to improving drug addiction treatment by preventing the likelihood of relapse. However, one problem is … Continue reading

October 5, 2015
by Lets-Do-It
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National Day Without Stigma is Today, October 5th

National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence provides helpful information on the do’s and don’ts of how to cope with stigma that surrounds mental illness and addiction, as well as coping strategies, how to find addiction treatment, and what to … Continue reading

July 10, 2015
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New “Sour Patch Kids” Drug Hits South Florida

South Florida law enforcement is always on the lookout for new ‘designer drugs’ hitting the streets in various communities, hoping to not only end drug distribution activity and crime linked to it, but also, protecting citizens from getting hooked and … Continue reading