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Common PTSD Triggers

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 27, 2021 Updated: September 27, 2021 Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a condition that happens after a terrifying, traumatic event. Later, PTSD triggers can cause the individual to experience nightmares, flashbacks, and anxiety. Learning what triggers PTSD is necessary so that…

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Physical Effects of Trauma on the Body

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 20, 2021 Updated: August 30, 2021 Untreated emotional trauma is a severe health issue that requires professional trauma treatment for men. Traumatic experiences can have a detrimental effect on a person’s physiological state, causing immense physical suffering over time, in addition…

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Overcoming Childhood Trauma

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: July 25, 2021 Updated: October 8, 2021 While most people think of childhood trauma as just physical abuse, it can actually take many forms. After a negative, painful event, individuals can suffer from lasting psychological consequences, like an addiction. Overcoming childhood trauma…

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Types of Trauma

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 14, 2020 Updated: October 11, 2021 Trauma can happen to anyone. The term does not apply to just one type of experience. Instead, it applies to any situation in which a person experiences something so significant and fearful to them, that…

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Transcendental Meditation Shown to Lessen Trauma Symptoms

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 18, 2017 Updated: July 7, 2021 Transcendental meditation, a technique used to acknowledge and push away distracting thoughts and promote relaxed awareness, has been found to significantly reduce trauma symptoms in female prisoner inmates, according to a new study published in…

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Unraveling The Causes of Addiction

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 12, 2016 Updated: May 7, 2021 Why are some of us prone to addiction — whether alcohol, drugs, food, gambling, or sex — and others aren’t? It’s a complicated question and one that continues to be investigated and debated by scientists…

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Trauma-Informed Addiction Treatment for Women: What You Need to Know

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: July 20, 2016 Updated: June 20, 2018 It’s likely not too shocking that trauma and addiction are intertwined. In fact, trauma has been linked with drug abuse as well as with overeating, compulsive sexual behavior, and other types of addiction. And the…