Dealing with Addiction during the Holidays

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For many people in addiction recovery, commercials on the television, advertisements in magazines, cards in stores, trees in friends’ living rooms and even people wishing Happy Thanksgiving, Merry Christmas and Happy New Year can be enough to ignite painful memories and overwhelming emotions. Then after that usually come…

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Signs You may be Living with an Addict

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Common Signs & Symptoms of Drug Addiction Addiction does not play favorites. There are no real stereotypes of addicts either – they come in all shapes and sizes and from all different walks of life. In the United States alone there are over 27 million Americans that are addicted to…

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Commonly Abused Prescription Drugs

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Common Prescription Drugs of Abuse and Effective Treatment For Recovery One of the most common prescription drugs of abuse are opioids. Opioids such as codeine, morphine, Vicodin, hydrocodone, Fentanyl, and Oxycontin are effective painkillers used for both short-term and chronic pain. However, misusing opioids or using them for long periods…

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