Category Archives: Addiction Recovery

The 5 Important Aspects of your Life and How Substance Abuse Affects Them

Every action a person performs in his life has an effect on him. Repetitive and constant actions have an even bigger and deeper impact on how his life is. Of course, the facets of his life cannot be contained into … [Read More]

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Mission Viejo Inpatient – Drug Rehab

Founded in 2007 in Mission Viejo, CA our staff has helped hundreds of alcoholics and users begin the road to recovery. Let us help you or family member with the hopelessness, embarrassment, anxiety, fear and shame that has overtaken your … [Read More]

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‘Sober September’ is here

People who indulged this summer or are just looking for a fresh start this month are putting away the booze and joining sober September. The 30-day challenge is a month-long hiatus from drinking, where the rosé and Coronas of summer … [Read More]

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Co-Occurring Disorders: Addiction & Mental Health

As researchers learn more about addiction and the ways in which it affects the brain, they’re also starting to understand how substance use disorders and co-occurring mental health conditions go hand in hand. While there are still many questions and … [Read More]

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The five most addictive substances on Earth – and what they do to your brain

What are the most addictive drugs? This question seems simple, but the answer depends on whom you ask. From the points of view of different researchers, the potential for a drug to be addictive can be judged in terms of … [Read More]

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Is Addiction a Disease ? What the experts say ..

Addiction is a chronic brain disorder, and not merely a behavioral problem or simply the result of taking the wrong choices, according to the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM), which has given addiction a new and long definition. ASAM says that addiction … [Read More]

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Nearly half of Americans have a family member or close friend who’s been addicted to drugs

Call Turning Point Treatment Center’s at 949-383-4439 for affordable residential inpatient drug rehabilitation. It’s common for Americans to know someone with a current or past drug addiction – and it’s an experience that mostly cuts across demographic and partisan lines. … [Read More]

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Addiction News

THE SCIENCE OF ADDICTION New discoveries about the brain can help us kick the habit. How Science Is Unlocking the Secrets of Addiction We’re learning more about the craving that fuels self-defeating habits—and how new discoveries can help us kick … [Read More]

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Why We Are All Addicts

We tend to imagine that we can only become addicted to a few sorts of things. But real addiction is about using something, anything, to keep our real emotions, fears and hopes at bay. There are many more addicts among … [Read More]

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When a loved one is addicted to opiates

We are in the midst of an unprecedented epidemic, with several million people currently addicted to opiates in the United States, including both prescription drugs and heroin. Much discussion has been devoted to the visible tragedy of overdoses, which are … [Read More]

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