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Drug Abuse Statistics Show That Substance Abuse a Growing Problem

Posted on 26. May, 2016 by .

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Drug abuse is a serious problem in the United States. The Abuse of alcohol illicit drugs and tobacco cost our nation more than 700 billion dollars a year. These costs are related to lost work, health care and crime. One of the biggest issues with drug abuse is the fact that it can easily lead […]

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What Not to Say to Someone With a Mental Illness

Posted on 22. Mar, 2016 by .

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What is the first thing that comes to mind when you hear the words mental illness? Unfortunately, there is a stigma surrounding mental illness that prevents those who have a mental health disorder from seeking the treatment they need. Some people tend to say a lot of tough things to people with a mental illness […]

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Comorbidity – Could Drug Addiction be Caused by Mental Illness?

Posted on 02. Apr, 2014 by .

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The term comorbidity deals with both drug addictions and mental health. It basically means that one person has two or more disorders. These can happen at the same time, or can follow each other. The term also means that the two or more illnesses may be worsened because of how they interact.

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