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Substance Abuse and Mental Health

OVERCOMING ALCOHOL ABUSE AND DRUG ADDICTION WHILE COPING WITH DEPRESSION OR ANXIETY Dealing with substance abuse, alcoholism, or drug addiction is never easy, and it’s even more difficult when you’re also struggling with mental health problems, such as depression, bipolar disorder, or anxiety. With proper treatment, support, and self-help strategies, you can overcome a dual […]

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Overcoming Drug Addiction

Drug Abuse Treatment, Recovery, and Help When you’re struggling with drug addiction, sobriety can seem like an impossible goal. But recovery is never out of reach, no matter how hopeless your situation seems or if you’ve tried and failed before. Change is possible with the right treatment and support, and by addressing the root cause […]

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Drug Abuse and Addiction

Signs, Symptoms, and Help for Drug Problems and Substance Abuse Some people are able to use recreational or prescription drugs without ever experiencing negative consequences or addiction. For many others, substance use can cause problems at work, home, school, and in relationships, leaving you feeling isolated, helpless, or ashamed. If you’re worried about your own […]

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Alcohol Addiction Treatment and Self-Help

How to Stop Drinking and Start Recovery Overcoming an addiction to alcohol can be a long and bumpy road. At times, it may even feel impossible. But it’s not. If you’re ready to stop drinking and willing to get the support you need, you can recover from alcoholism and alcohol abuse—no matter how bad the addiction or […]

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Alcoholism and Alcohol Abuse

Signs, Symptoms, and Help for Drinking Problems If you consume alcohol simply to feel good, or to avoid feeling bad, your drinking could become problematic. Alcoholism and alcohol abuse can sneak up on you, so it’s important to be aware of the warning signs and take steps to cut back. Understanding the problem is the […]

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Addiction: what is it?

If you have an addiction, you’re not alone. It’s estimated that 2 million people in the UK do. Read about types and causes of addiction and what treatments are available.     Addiction is defined as not having control over doing, taking or using something, to the point where it could be harmful to you. […]

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