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Teen Substance Use

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 8, 2019 Updated: May 6, 2021 Unfortunately, teen substance use is a common problem. Peer pressure can influence teenagers to try drugs or alcohol initially. Over time, recreational use can turn into an addiction. Once someone has a substance use problem,…

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The Importance of Addiction Recovery for Men

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 3, 2019 Updated: May 7, 2021 One of the hardest parts of having an addiction is recognizing that there is a problem. Often, people drink and use drugs in social situations. Over time, they may use more and more frequently without…

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Alcohol Awareness Month 2019

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 1, 2019 Updated: May 7, 2021 Alcohol Awareness Month began in 1987. The National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (NCADD) set up this event to help bring awareness to the American public. Since Alcohol Awareness Month started, it has served…

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Common Types of Mood Disorders

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: March 31, 2019 Updated: March 22, 2019 A mood disorder is a kind of mental condition that affects the mood and how the mood functions. This term is fairly broad and actually includes a number of different types of mood disorders. If…

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A Heroin Withdrawal Timeline

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: March 29, 2019 Updated: October 8, 2021 When someone decides to stop using drugs, they go through a withdrawal process. The heroin withdrawal timeline can vary because of someone’s health or addiction history. In general, most people will go through similar stages…

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Do I Need a Potomac MD Rehab Center?

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: March 27, 2019 Updated: May 7, 2021 Are you struggling with substance use? Has the abuse manifested into an addiction? When you need help, your first instinct isn’t always to take your time to look at your options. Instead, many will settle…

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