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The Relationship Between BPD and Addiction

December 1, 2023
Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) is commonly diagnosed as a co-occurring disorder in those struggling with addiction. BPD and addiction can be linked by this fact. BPD on its own is a difficult diagnosis. However, when addiction is …

Food Addiction: Signs, Causes, and Treatment

November 17, 2023
Food is an essential part of life. It is necessary for survival, yet many people struggle when it comes to their relationship with food. Food addiction can have a life-altering impact on health and overall well-being, just as alcohol doe…

Heroin Versus Fentanyl: Dangers and Effects

November 3, 2023
The use of opioids, particularly heroin and fentanyl, is an issue across the country. But what is the difference between heroin versus fentanyl? This is a valid question that many people ask. Understanding the differences, as well as the…

What’s the Difference Between Meth and Crystal Meth?

October 20, 2023
Many people wonder, “What’s the difference between meth and crystal meth?” These substances are often used interchangeably when speaking about them. However, they are not the same thing. Both are highly addictive substances and equally d…

Heroin Withdrawal: Timeline, Withdrawal, and Detox

October 13, 2023
Heroin is an illicit drug that is derived from morphine and it is often abused. As a result, it can lead to addiction and heroin withdrawal symptoms. These symptoms are highly uncomfortable and unpleasant to experience and can make the p…

Signs Someone Is Enabling an Addiction

October 6, 2023
Enabling an addiction can be harmful for those who are struggling, as well as the enablers themselves. Someone who is contributing to a loved one’s continued self-destructive behaviors could be considered to be enabling them. This …

How Does Talk Therapy Help Trauma?

August 4, 2023
Talk therapy for trauma can be highly beneficial for those who struggle with it. Learning new and positive coping skills to help with the triggers, feelings, and emotions surrounding trauma can help set someone on a path that can make da…

The Dangers of Binge Drinking

July 21, 2023
To understand the dangers of binge drinking, one must know the different types of drinkers. There are four types of drinkers, from social drinking to drinking to cope with life circumstances. Social drinkers generally can go out with fri…

The Addictive Personality and Drug Abuse

July 7, 2023
An addictive personality drug abuse can be dangerous. When struggling with an addictive personality, abusing drugs for fun can lead to complications resulting in an addiction to these harmful substances. Getting professional help as soon…

Do Behavioral Addictions Increase Substance Abuse?

June 16, 2023
Behavioral addictions and substance abuse can seemingly go hand in hand. There are many instances where both coexist within the same individual, and this can make life extremely difficult. Additionally, those with behavioral addictions a…

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