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The Potential Dangers of a Benzo Shortage

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: November 16, 2020Updated: July 7, 2021If you’ve found yourself having trouble getting a refill of anxiety medication, you’re likely running into the effects of a benzo shortage. That’s due to a supply issue affecting a pharmacy’s ability to fill and dispense medication to patients. That…

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5 Ways Nature in North Carolina Can Aid in Addiction Recovery

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: November 14, 2020Updated: January 14, 2021People living with addiction often feel disconnected from the world. They fail to notice the potential beauty around them because of their need for drugs or alcohol. Once you enter a state of recovery, you may find yourself more aware…

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How Exercise Can Help With Stress Management

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: November 12, 2020Updated: January 14, 2021If you’ve ever found yourself tempted to succumb to a road rage moment or found yourself overeating after a long day at work, you could be suffering from the effects of too much stress. It affects everyone in different ways,…

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5 Daily Relapse Prevention Techniques

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: November 10, 2020Updated: May 7, 2021Gaining control of a substance use disorder represents a tremendous step in the recovery process. It takes time and constant practice of relapse prevention techniques to keep your addictive behaviors under control. Relapse is a common occurrence among recovering addicts…

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3 Common Misconceptions About Addiction Treatment

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: November 8, 2020Updated: May 7, 2021One of the reasons you or a loved one might hesitate to enter rehab is because of common addiction treatment misconceptions. People’s tendency to fear the unknown combined with resistance to seeking help makes it easy to believe in falsehoods…

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How To Have a Sober Halloween

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: October 30, 2020Updated: October 2, 2020Halloween is a holiday many find enjoyable. Celebrations take place, and costumed participants show off their creativity. If you are used to spending Halloween partaking in the consumption of alcohol, however, and you are now on the road to recovery…

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3 Holistic Differences a North Carolina Rehab Can Make

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: October 27, 2020Updated: May 7, 2021If you or someone you care about is suffering from an issue that requires rehabilitation, knowing the different services provided is necessary to help with recovery efforts. Many find that holistic measures work well as a form of treatment for…

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5 Ways Nature Can Impact Your Addiction Treatment and Recovery

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: October 24, 2020Updated: May 5, 2022Nature makes a positive impact on many people, including those who are currently trying to treat themselves for addiction. How exactly does this happen, though? Does being out in the wilderness or an outdoor setting really make a difference? Red…

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