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How To Respond If You Suspect Drug Addiction In Your Young Adult

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: July 27, 2021Updated: October 8, 2021Have you noticed your young adult or adolescent behaving differently recently, with no obvious explanation? Perhaps they always seem to be tired, hostile, or depressed? Alternatively, they may simply appear withdrawn. If this is the case, your loved one may have…

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Self-Control Shields Urban Minority Youth From Drug Abuse And Depression

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: January 26, 2015Updated: May 7, 2021It should certainly interest many of those families considering young adult recovery programs to read the findings of recent research by Dr. Kerstin Pahl and colleagues at the New York University (NYU) School of Medicine. The study found self-control among 14…

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CNN Documentary Draws Attention To Synthetic Drug Dangers

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: December 9, 2014Updated: June 20, 2018A recent CNN investigative documentary, Deadly High: How Synthetic Drugs Are Killing Kids, has drawn attention to the continued threat posed by synthetic drugs to the health, wellbeing and even lives of young Americans, despite some encouraging developments and figures as…

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How The Right Nutritional Therapy Program Helps To Fight Substance Use

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: September 25, 2014Updated: May 7, 2021Nutritional therapy is nothing new, certainly in the context of wider health. It is founded on the scientific and philosophical notion that nutrition’s healing power can be used in a multitude of ways to cure common human ailments and has various…

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Stages Of Effective Young Adult Addiction Treatment Intervention

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: August 27, 2014Updated: May 7, 2021As much as we want to help the young adult in our life to overcome their substance use issues, our eagerness to do so may merely result in us enabling their habit. One of the most important first stages of interventions…