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Married to an Addict

If you are married to an addict, you are more likely to deal with arguments, domestic violence, and financial problems. You can also have issues trusting your spouse, which can damage your marriage or relationship, which is why you may need couples addiction therapy in Florida. Addiction is a family disease that doesn’t discriminate. Regardless of…

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Anxiety and Addiction

Nearly half of all people dealing with a substance abuse problem also have a mental health disorder. Since both mental health and substance abuse disorders impact your brain chemistry, specifically how much neurotransmitters your brain releases, having co-occurring disorders can make recovery more difficult. Anxiety and addiction impact several million Americans each year. Treatment from…

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Medication Assisted Treatment

There are many facets of addiction treatment that warrant explanation. After all, the entire treatment process is unknown to a lot of people. With that said, we want to address something that one might consider confusing. That is the use of drugs to combat drug addiction. That’s correct. Sometimes, doctors and medical staff have to…