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Is Addiction a Disease or a Choice?

Diseased or degenerate? Perceptions about the nature of substance use disorders hindered treatment for ...

Why People Get Addicted To Painkillers

Many don’t understand why people suffer from pain killer addiction. Unfortunately, this can make ...

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Saving Your Career and Life While in Rehab

You’re living a double life. You go to work and have a family and ...

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10 Reasons Why People Abuse Drugs

The reasons why people use drugs vary greatly for every individual. More often than ...

Chronic Pain, Anxiety, Depression and Prescription Drug Addiction

I’m not an addict, I have legitimate pain! According to the American Pain Foundation, ...