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Don’t Fall Prey To Teen Alcohol Addiction In College!

Starting college creates excitement in virtually every young adult. And it should, as it is a time in which you will transition from being a teenager to an adult, learning important skills and meeting new people which will allow you to embark on a rewarding and profitable career later. However, there is a dark side to college, and this is the heavy drinking that is all too common at parties, particularly among fraternities. Below are some ways you can avoid falling victim to teen alcohol addiction.

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Protecting Your Sobriety When Socializing

Maintaining your sobriety doesn’t mean you have to give up socializing. It just means you have to be careful who you associate with and where you hang out. One of the hardest things for former addicts is remaining sober in situations where virtually no one around them is. Here are some tips for staying sober while maintaining an active social life.

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How To Know If You Are Addicted To Adderall

Adderall is a prescription stimulant that is known for its potency, and unlike other drugs, it can be difficult to tell when someone is abusing it. This drug is frequently used by those who want to be more productive and alert, and while their intentions may be good, the consequences of abusing Adderall aren’t. Abusers of this drug will often not resemble the typical druggie, which can make abuse difficult to identify. Here are some signs that indicate you may have become addicted to Adderall.

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How To Face The Loss Of A Loved One During Addiction Recovery

It is often traumatic life experiences that cause individuals to begin abusing alcohol and drugs, and one of the most traumatic experiences of all is the death of a loved one. This is especially true when the death was unexpected, violent or witnessed by another family member. The psychological damage caused by this can lead to drug abuse which can make addiction recovery very challenging. Below are some tips that can help.

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