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Women and Body Image: The Pressure of Society

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: August 1, 2018Updated: October 7, 2021A lot of people struggle with body image a little bit. However, studies show that women struggle more than men. Experts suggest that it’s partially because of how society and the media focus on weight and beauty. Women and body image…

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Specialized Addiction Recovery For Young Women

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: June 26, 2015Updated: October 7, 2021While men are more likely than women to become chemically dependent, women face unique challenges throughout their addiction and recovery. Biological, emotional, relational, and societal factors differ between the genders, so it’s important that addiction specialists understand the unique needs of…

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Male And Female Brains Affected Differently By Cigarette Smoking

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: January 19, 2015Updated: June 20, 2018It 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 researchers drew upon a new method…

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Genetic Research Shows Link Between Obesity And Smoking

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: December 30, 2014Updated: June 20, 2018For many of those counselors running an addiction program that takes a holistic approach to recovery, there’s no question of the importance of a suitably-tailored accompanying nutritional therapy program. Such beliefs are further affirmed by a recent study supported by the…

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Red Oak Recovery Set To Open Women’s Program August 15, 2014

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: August 12, 2014Updated: May 7, 2021Red Oak Recovery, a leading young adult drug and alcohol treatment center, is pleased to announce the opening of its women’s substance use and co-occurring treatment program on August 15, 2014. This clinically sophisticated program and trauma-informed care is designed to…