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New Study Links Marijuana Use With Money Problems

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 13, 2016 Updated: May 7, 2021 A new study* published in the March 2016 issue of the journal Clinical Psychological Science found statistically significant links between heavy marijuana use and reduced socioeconomic status. The study, carried out at the University of…

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Addiction & Disordered Eating: Links & Treatments

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 7, 2016 Updated: October 8, 2021 Statistically significant relationships have been found between substance use and disordered eating since food addictions work through the same neurological pleasure centers as alcohol and drugs. Clients struggling with conditions like anorexia may turn to…

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Addiction Risk of ADHD Medication

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 5, 2016 Updated: May 7, 2021 Required multi-tasking can be a harsh reality when students head to college, and they may resort to taking prescription drugs like Adderall (an ADHD medication) to manage the lifestyle change. While some students abuse Adderall…

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PRESS RELEASE: New Program Director, Maureen MacConnell

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 5, 2016 Updated: May 7, 2021 RED OAK RECOVERY APPOINTS MAUREEN MacCONNELL, MSN, PMHNP-BC, APRN, MA Clinical Psych, AS PROGRAM DIRECTOR of THE WILLOWS at RED OAK RECOVERY℠: A WOMEN’S HOLISTIC INTEGRATED RECOVERY PROGRAM MacCONNELL WILL SERVE AS PROGRAM DIRECTOR OF…

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The Therapeutic Benefits of Decluttering Your Space for Spring

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: March 23, 2016 Updated: May 7, 2021 “You can’t reach for anything new if your hands are full of yesterday’s junk.” – Louise Smith, Author Spring cleaning is more than a housecleaning ritual. For young adults recovering from drug and alcohol addiction,…

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Spring Renewal at Red Oak Recovery

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: March 7, 2016 Updated: June 20, 2018 It is March, and staff and clients here at Red Oak Recovery are busy preparing for the growing season ahead. Garden chores, mending the chicken coops, and clearing out debris that has accumulated in the orchard…

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Music & Addiction: Neurological Benefits

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: March 2, 2016 Updated: June 20, 2018 Music has long been considered a natural anti-depressant, an emotional outlet, a creative stimulus, and a tension reducer. Many studies discuss the benefit of music on physical, mental, and emotional health, and this may be…

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Cannabis Use & Alcohol Problems: New Study Finds Connection

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: February 23, 2016 Updated: December 31, 2019 As marijuana continues to find legal and social acceptance throughout the nation, researchers are trying to determine the potential public health consequences. A new study from Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health has yielded…

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Core Values To Guide Recovery

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: February 9, 2016 Updated: October 11, 2021 When addiction took over your life, drugs or alcohol became the focus of your world. Everything you did was guided by your need. You may have stolen and lied, neglected your health, and sacrificed the…

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Normal Activities Can Become Behavioral Addictions

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: February 1, 2016 Updated: March 18, 2020 Planning a trip to Las Vegas? You don’t expect to become addicted to gambling. Going shopping for a new dress? You aren’t planning to really “shop ‘til you drop.” Checking your Facebook page? If you…

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