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New Study Links Marijuana Use With Money Problems

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 13, 2016 Updated: May 7, 2021 A new study* published in the March 2016 issue of the journal Clinical Psychological Science found statistically significant links between heavy marijuana use and reduced socioeconomic status. The study, carried out at the University of…

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Addiction Risk of ADHD Medication

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 5, 2016 Updated: May 7, 2021 Required multi-tasking can be a harsh reality when students head to college, and they may resort to taking prescription drugs like Adderall (an ADHD medication) to manage the lifestyle change. While some students abuse Adderall…

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Cannabis Use & Alcohol Problems: New Study Finds Connection

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: February 23, 2016 Updated: December 31, 2019 As marijuana continues to find legal and social acceptance throughout the nation, researchers are trying to determine the potential public health consequences. A new study from Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health has yielded…

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Think Twice Before Lighting Up During Rehab

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 12, 2015 Updated: June 20, 2018 For 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…

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Do You Have An Adderall Addiction?

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: July 10, 2015 Updated: October 11, 2021 Adderall 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…

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

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 26, 2015 Updated: May 7, 2021 It 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.…

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How Marijuana Use And Mental Illness May Be Linked

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 26, 2015 Updated: June 20, 2018 If there is one explanation for the popularity of services offering mental health support in North Carolina among the families who may be concerned about the drug use of their teen or young adult, it…

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Male And Female Brains Affected Differently By Cigarette Smoking

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 19, 2015 Updated: June 20, 2018 It is of interest to those benefiting from gender-specific programs of the leading addiction rehab centers in North Carolina to read of the difference in brain activation during smoking between men and women. Yale University…

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Success Of Smoking Cessation Treatments May Depend On Nicotine Metabolism Rates

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 19, 2015 Updated: June 20, 2018 Anyone contemplating the services of North Carolina treatment programs offered to young adults may wish to take time out to read some recent research. A new study took the form of a randomized clinical trial…