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Heroin and opioid addiction is a complex disorder that takes a toll on millions of Americans. The feel-good factor and the “high” associated with substance use make people overlook their negative consequences. However, when addicts decide to get clean, they should opt for treatment programs that can help them cope with cravings, avoid the substance, […]Continue Reading
05-19 | By Rachael
A closer look at the lives of drug offenders often forces one to ponder why some people put their lives at risk by abusing drugs in spite of knowing the harmful effects. As religion often plays an important role in the behavior and lifestyle of people, spirituality too has been found to play a significant […]Continue Reading
05-11 | By Rachael
Teens and adolescents love to try alcohol and illicit drugs in spite of understanding their harmful effects on the body and the brain and, in the process, they become addicted to these substances. Studies have attributed substance addiction in teens to numerous reasons. The amount of alcohol consumed by teenagers and young adults is often […]Continue Reading