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Are my Parents Responsible for My Addiction?

Whatever your age, if you’re asking, “Are my parents responsible for my addiction”, the short answer is “No”.
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Setting Healthy Boundaries with an Addict

If your loved one is addicted to drugs or alcohol, they will make life harder for you. Addiction changes who people are, how they act, and what their priorities are.
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7 Signs of Denial in an Addict

7 Signs of Denial in an Addict Today, an estimated 18.5 million Americans struggle with drug and alcohol addiction, yet, in 2019, just 20.4% of
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Meth Addiction Signs and Symptoms

The National Survey on Drug Use and Health shows that 2 million Americans use meth regularly.
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Effects of Marijuana Use in the Workplace

Cannabis was legalized in Colorado for recreational use in 2012 and since then, that’s snowballed into legality in 17 states.
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Gabapentin: Uses, Side Effects, Abuse, Treatment

Gabapentin is one of the most commonly prescribed drugs in the United States, with over 68 million prescriptions written in 2020.
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Is There a Connection Between Borderline Personality Disorder and Drug Addiction?

Is There a Connection Between Borderline Personality Disorder and Drug Addiction?

Addiction is a complex disease that is often hard to understand. Add in a co-occurring mental health disorder, and you may be overwhelmed. The good
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Can couples go to rehab together?

Can Couples Go to Rehab Together?

Deciding to get sober is the first step in a journey that can lead to a life better than you can imagine. However, it’s a
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Empowering Your Partner With Couples Addiction Recovery

Empowering Your Partner With Couples Addiction Recovery

Struggling with addiction is hard enough. Add in being in a relationship with someone who is also struggling with addiction, and it’s even more challenging.
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How Is addiction a disease?

How Is Addiction a Disease?

Views on drug and alcohol addiction have changed over time. While it was originally thought that addiction was a moral failing, much research has been
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