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Exercise and Nutrition During Addiction Treatment

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: March 1, 2019Updated: May 7, 2021Exercise and nutrition are generally crucial for overall health. During addiction treatment programs, a healthy lifestyle is vital. By nourishing the body, individuals can boost their mood and help their body recover.How Exercise and Nutrition WorkExercise and nutrition during addiction…

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Finding Alcohol Rehab Centers in Georgia

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: February 10, 2018Updated: May 7, 2021If you find it a challenge to limit your drinking, it might be time to seek outside assistance. Early intervention could help you gain control over your problem before it progresses into something more serious, such as alcoholism. However, before…

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Addiction Definition

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: August 1, 2017Updated: May 7, 2021Addiction is a complex brain disease, often making it hard to pin down an exact addiction definition. A person’s dependency on a harmful substance with an inability to cut back or stop usually characterizes addiction. Over a long period, a…

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Getting to the Basics of Gestalt Therapy

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: September 27, 2016Updated: July 7, 2021What is gestalt therapy and will it work for you?Developed in the 1940s by Frederick “Fritz” Perls and collaborators Laura Perls and Paul Goodman as an alternative to conventional psychoanalysis, gestalt therapy has been used today to successfully treat a…

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Animal-Assisted Addiction Therapy

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: December 23, 2015Updated: March 3, 2022The internet is overrun with animal videos and cute animal memes: evidence of our love for animal antics. Now, therapists are using the human affinity for animals as a treatment pathway for mental and physical conditions, including addiction—and the results…

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Think Twice Before Lighting Up During Rehab

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: November 12, 2015Updated: March 3, 2022For young people working their way through addiction treatment, a smoking habit may seem like the “lesser of evils.” Not so. In addition to cancer and disease risk associated with cigarettes, a recent study now shows that smoking actually increases…

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Pill Popping & Prescription Drug Abuse

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: August 26, 2015Updated: June 28, 2019The statistics are staggering. At just five percent of the world’s population, the U.S. consumed 75% of the world’s prescription drugs in 2010. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, 54.2% of people taking prescription drugs got them from…

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Do You Have An Adderall Addiction?

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: July 10, 2015Updated: October 11, 2021Adderall is a prescription drug that brings proven benefits to those suffering from narcolepsy and attention disorders like ADD and ADHD. It has long been a “study drug” of choice for healthy high school and college students seeking higher GPAs,…

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What Effects Do Designer Drugs Have On The Brain?

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: March 10, 2015Updated: May 7, 2021Capable mental health therapists assisting substance-addicted young adults get back to full physical and spiritual health will know of the importance of keeping up to date with the latest knowledge about drugs and their effects. The situation is no different…