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Don’t Let Addiction Affect Your Family This New Year

Do you have a loved one affected by alcohol addiction? Are you tirelessly searching for ways to help while learning how addiction affects families? Unfortunately, your loved one probably doesn’t realize the extent to which their addiction is affecting those around them. If you let the addiction continue, it could cost your loved one their…

How to Reduce Cravings for Alcohol and Drugs

How To Reduce Cravings for Alcohol and Drugs

Cravings for drugs or alcohol are common among people in substance recovery. Unless you can reduce your cravings, you may find it hard to avoid a relapse and remain in recovery. Fortunately, effective treatment can help. Furthermore, according to a recent drug and alcohol cravings study, one such treatment is NAD IV therapy. If you…

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The Effects of CTE on Addiction

CTE is the common shorthand for a disease called chronic traumatic encephalopathy. People with this disease experience a gradual, severe loss of their brain function. There is a link between CTE and addiction. Pre-existing addiction may contribute to the start of the illness. In addition, the presence of CTE can make you more likely to…