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Substance Abuse in the Workplace: How an Effective HR Policy Can Help Employees who are Struggling With Addiction.

An effective Human Resources strategy on drug and alcohol abuse must confront the fact that one in ten Americans are currently struggling with addiction. As
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9 Tips to Identify Drug Abuse in Your Workplace: How You Can Help Employees Who Are Struggling With Addiction

As the United States continues to experience the worst drug overdose epidemic in history, employers will often find themselves at the frontlines of an employees’
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What is the Social Model of Recovery and How Can it Help Addicts?

In today’s fast-paced world where drugs seem to be increasingly more available as markets for illicit drugs persist even after years of policing, it is
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Are Drugs Drying Up During Quarantine?

All across the globe, people are feeling the effects of Covid-19. Also commonly known as the Coronavirus, Covid-19 has caused widespread panic as the rates
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What Are the Behaviors of Current Addicts?

If anyone has ever known a person who has struggled with a substance abuse disorder, they may know just how disruptive an addiction can be
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Sleep and Addiction: Is Sleeping Too Much Okay?

Anyone who has ever gone through an addiction to drugs or alcohol, or anyone who has ever watched a loved one struggle with one, knows
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10 Ways to Fight Seasonal Affective Disorder & Drug Addiction

This time of year can be very difficult, especially for those who suffer from addiction, as holidays and moments of celebration are often considered to
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Can Brain Imaging Help Beat Drug Addiction?

The word addiction itself comes from the latin phrase meaning “enslaved to” or “bound by”. Addiction is a disease of the brain that is characterized
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The Importance of Peer Support Systems in Addiction Recovery

When someone enters our residential addiction treatment facility in Riverside, California, we strongly emphasize a ‘social model’ of recovery. Our treatment program is unique, in
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What Happens to Me When I Use Meth?

When someone who has used meth for a long period of time suddenly stops, very intense painful withdrawal symptoms are likely. While withdrawal from stimulants is relatively harmless, many people who quit using meth can have severe drowsiness, violent mood swings, anxiety and depression. The emotional effects of meth withdrawal can put people at a high risk for self-harm and even suicide.
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