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The 5 Most Addictive Substances Known To Man

Addictive substances are measured not only by how they influence the human body, but their greater impact on society as a whole. While there are many habit forming substances in existence, the five substances below are the most addictive known to man and their consumption should be absolutely avoided.

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10 Ways To Take Care Of Yourself During Addiction Recovery

Addiction recovery requires patients to look out for their well-being, maintaining habits and activities that will keep them drug free for the duration of their lives. But doing this is easier said than done. The fact is that recovering from addiction can be overwhelming and there are many temptations or “triggers” that patients can expect to be exposed to the moment they leave rehab. Below are some things you can do to counter them.

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National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month

Do Your Part For National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month In September!

September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, and it highlights the fact that suicide is one of the major causes of death for young adults, which is tragic given that they have their entire lives ahead of them. Suicide is a phenomenon that transcends race, gender or demographics. If you or someone you care for displays or expresses suicidal thoughts, help should be sought immediately.

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Are You Dating A Problem Drinker?

Dating is an opportunity to get to know another person so that you can decide whether or not you want to enter a serious, long term relationship with them. While dating can be fun and relaxing, you must also take the process seriously, and watch for warnings signs which indicate your date would not make a desirable long term partner. One such example is if he or she is a problem drinker.

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