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Benefits of a Young Adult Addiction Treatment Center

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: July 12, 2019Updated: May 7, 2021When you’re a young adult, struggling with chemical dependency looks scary. It’s different from the ways that older adults experience it. Therefore, working with therapists at a young adult addiction treatment center is a great option. Here’s what this looks…

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Panic Attack Vs Anxiety Attack

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: July 10, 2019Updated: May 7, 2021While people treat a panic attack vs anxiety attack like they are the same thing, there are actually differences between these terms. These attacks last for different lengths of time and have different levels of intensity. A panic attack is…

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The Long Term Effects of Heroin

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: July 8, 2019Updated: October 8, 2021Throughout the world, there are millions of people with heroin addiction. Over time, the long term effects of heroin can eat away at the body. While some symptoms happen with any form of heroin, adulterated heroin and injections can lead…

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What Is Alcohol Dementia?

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: July 5, 2019Updated: May 7, 2021When someone drinks alcohol excessively, it can lead to issues like alcohol dementia. Over time, alcohol consumption can lead to mental and physical damage. Alcohol-induced dementia is a kind of cognitive decline that will eventually make normal life impossible. Once…

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What is Xanax?

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: July 3, 2019Updated: May 7, 2021Other than learning about “What is Xanax?”, people may also want to know, “What type of drug is Xanax?” Xanax might be a legal drug, but it can also be addictive. Many people who develop a Xanax addiction initially took…

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Should I Head to One of the Chevy Chase MD Rehab Centers?

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: June 30, 2019Updated: June 24, 2019No matter the substance you find yourself abusing, professional help is key to reaching recovery. Medical supervision, expert guidance, and constructive therapy sessions are all crucial to breaking free of addiction. While you may feel the need to rush the…

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National PTSD Awareness Day

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: June 27, 2019Updated: March 18, 2020Did you know that over 224 million Americans experience traumatic events? Some of them struggle with trauma on a daily basis. Among them, nearly 20 percent or 44 million end up with PTSD. Thankfully, National PTSD Awareness Day spreads awareness…

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Do I Have OCD?

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: June 21, 2019Updated: June 19, 2019According to the World Health Organization (WHO), one out of every four people has a mental disorder. To make matters worse, the vast majority of them never seek treatment for their mental disorders. One reason is that they aren’t aware…

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Preparing for Cocaine Withdrawal Symptoms

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: June 20, 2019Updated: March 18, 2020Cocaine withdrawal is one of the main reasons people don’t seek the help that they need for addiction. They’re afraid of the symptoms and how they’ll feel, and rightfully so. With that said, all proper rehab treatment starts with detox.…

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