Day: July 26, 2018

Addiction
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Shaming the Sick: Stigma and the Damage It Causes

Stigma describes the powerful and negative perceptions usually associated with addiction and substance abuse. It has the power to negatively affect one’s self-esteem, damage relationships with peers, and makes accessing treatment a lot harder for those suffering from addiction. It is by all means a public health issue, as it has a significant contribution to […]

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5 Reasons Why You Should Cut Off a Loved One with Addiction

Letting go is always hard, and friends and family will go to great lengths for the ones they love. They may even knowingly allow a loved one to take advantage of them because at least they will still be a part of their lives. Cutting off a loved one who is suffering from addiction can […]

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Services for Finding Sober Roommates

People recovering from addiction know that they have to change the people they spend time with and avoid high-risk locations, as well as things that could cause cravings, which is why the number of sober living homes across the country is increasing. These alcohol and drug-free living environments are specifically recommended for people who have […]

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