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Depression and Social Media

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: February 26, 2020 Updated: May 7, 2021 Social media can be a great boon to your recovery and help you feel part of an online community. Yet, if you overdo it, your mental health may be negatively impacted. Depression and social media…

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Long Term Effects of Opioid Abuse

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: February 24, 2020 Updated: February 13, 2020 An estimated 2 million Americans struggled with opioid use in 2018. What are the long term effects of opioid abuse, and how can they affect you? Relations Long Term Effects of Opioid Abuse The New…

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Alternatives to a Drug Rehab Program in Miami Beach, FL

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: February 22, 2020 Updated: March 18, 2020 A drug rehab program in Miami Beach, FL may boast sparkling waters and sandy beaches. However, when it comes down to it, that’s not why you’re going to a rehab program. Additionally, while getting a…

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The Signs of Sugar Withdrawal

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: February 20, 2020 Updated: May 7, 2021 Sugar is sneaky and it can be addictive in the same way as drugs like nicotine, cocaine, and heroin. This is because when you eat sugar, the brain lights up and causes dopamine (the so-called…

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6 Scary Side Effects of Alcohol Abuse

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: February 18, 2020 Updated: October 8, 2021 Alcohol abuse is a term that may seem vague. However, some of the scary side effects of alcohol abuse can take a serious toll on your life. Therefore, it is important to seek treatment for…

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Do You Need to Reduce Your Smartphone Use?

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: February 16, 2020 Updated: May 7, 2021 When do you know it’s time to reduce your smartphone use? Your smartphone may be causing personal, social, and workplace problems – and females are even more susceptible to smartphone addiction, according to a small…

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Is a Drug Rehab Program in Palm Beach, FL My Only Option?

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: February 14, 2020 Updated: February 13, 2020 If you suffer from drug addiction in Florida, you’re not alone. In 2017, the United States government stated that over 70,000 people died from a drug addiction. More than half of those deaths involved opioids. Moreover, in…

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How to Practice Patience

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: February 12, 2020 Updated: February 21, 2020 Recovery doesn’t happen overnight, in fact, sobriety is a lifelong process. It takes time to heal your mind, body, and spirit – and being patient with the process will help you slow down and take…

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How to Deal with FOMO

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: February 10, 2020 Updated: February 20, 2020 Do you ever experience “FOMO,” or the “Fear of Missing Out”? This phenomenon, defined as ‘‘the uneasy and sometimes all-consuming feeling that you’re missing out – that your peers are doing, in the know about,…

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Hope for Eating Disorder Recovery

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: February 8, 2020 Updated: May 7, 2021 If you or a lady in your life has an eating disorder, you may want to listen up. It is possible to recover – and, in fact, up to two-thirds of women do, according to…

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