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Making Addiction Recovery New Years Resolutions

If you are struggling with an addiction and have decided it is time to attempt serious recovery, you likely thought about using this prospect as your New Year’s resolutions this year. Addiction recovery requires several aspects, including: Stopping drug or alcohol use completely Taking time for yourself rather than catering to others Recognizing the potential…

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What Are the Stages of Addiction Recovery?

Addiction is a chronic illness brought about by significant changes in an individual’s brain chemistry due to drugs or alcohol. Addiction is a physical disease and, as such, requires professional attention and support to properly heal. Our understanding of addiction has changed over the years. Substance use disorder, or addiction, is no longer approached from…