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How To Prevent Substance Abuse Relapse After Rehab Infographic http://www.rehabcenter.net/how-to-prevent-substance-abuse-relapse-after-rehab-infographic/

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Princess D - Know the signs and ask around next time re: hires. Your short term strategies have led to long term disaster. Warning Signs of Drug Usage

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Without Using Any Words, This Video Perfectly Captures What It's Like To Be An Addict

Without Using Any Words, This Video Perfectly Captures What It’s Like To Be An Addict - A perfect visual metaphor for chemical dependence.

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Recovery Blog: Words can motivate or can discourage an individual. Here is a blog about what to say and what NOT to say to a recovering addict. Read this full article https://recoveryexperts.com/blog/watch-mouth-not-say-people-recovery #drug #addiction #recovery

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Thin Wire is an honest and intimate account of heroin addiction told by both mother and daughter. Amber is introduced to drugs and becomes addicted without her mother's knowledge. She meets a dealer who feeds her habit. Whilst living together, they are raided by the police. Bailed to her mother's address with a £200-a-day addiction,

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Does your teenager grunts when you try to engage in conversation? Do you suspect your teen is using drugs? Here we look at some signs and find out what you can do.

Does your teenager grunts when you try to engage in conversation? Do you suspect your teen is using drugs? Here we look at some signs and find out what you can do.

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The dual-deficit model of psychostimulant addiction. According to the model, withdrawal from chronic stimulant use leads to decreased synaptic availability of DA and 5-HT that, in turn, contributes to withdrawal symptoms, drug craving, and relapse. DA dysfunction underlies anhedonia and psychomotor disturbances, whereas 5-HT dysfunction causes depressed mood, obsessive thoughts, and lack of impulse control. Protracted withdrawal phenomena are postulated to contribute significantly to…

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