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Is Your Addictionologist up to Snuff? Find Out

As the opioid crisis continues to claim lives, more people than ever before are wondering what separates a great addictionologist, or addiction specialist, from an average one. In this post, we’ll examine this question in detail, providing you with the tools you’ll need to identify a stellar specialist and treatment facility. Along the way, we’ll…

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Addiction and Pregnancy: Know the Risks

Addiction and pregnancy don’t go hand in hand. Far from it. They’re as opposed as two concepts can possibly be. Even so, as we’ll see, the sad reality is that some women go into pregnancy while struggling with a drug addiction. Abusing any substance while pregnant can have serious ramifications for the unborn child. In…

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Addiction in the LGBTQ Community

The LGBTQ community faces many challenges, but one of the most dangerous challenges is the relationship between the LGBTQ community and addiction. A harrowing statistic put forward by the 2015 National Survey on Drug Use and Health, “adults defined as “sexual minority” (in this survey, meaning lesbian, gay, or bisexual) were more than twice as…