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How to Overcome Addiction

Learning how to overcome addiction is not easy, but it can be done. Many people develop an addiction after recreational drug use or a long-term prescription. Over time, recreational use transforms into an addiction. Once the individual realizes that they have a problem, help is available. How to Overcome Addiction The first step in learning…

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What is Methamphetamine Made From?

Methamphetamines are highly addictive stimulant drugs. The street version, called meth or crystal meth, is made illegally in unsanitary underground labs. Cooked by individuals who have no formal pharmaceutical training and little knowledge of keeping labs sanitary, the meth produced is extremely dangerous. This type of meth uses dangerous compounds that can injure or kill…

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What Is Acupuncture and How Does it Fit A Holistic Therapy?

Holistic therapy is a method of curing ailments that embraces the whole person, not only just specific facets. This is crucial for recovery because addiction typically impacts every part of a person—body, mind, spirit and feelings. So, what is acupuncture? Also called complementary and alternative medicine (CAM), the holistic approach uses various therapies treating the…